DC Area Race Calendar

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Category: All Events
Saturday, August 13
Sunday, August 14
Saturday, August 20
August 20 7:30am - 10:00am

Semper Fi 5k/10k/1M

St Clair Brooks Park

80 Butler Rd

Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401 Map

Category: 10k (25) 1mi (6) 5k (45)
Tuesday, August 23
Saturday, August 27
August 27 7:45am - 10:00am

Mason District 5k/10k

Mason District Park

6621 Columbia Pike

Annandale, Virginia 22003 Map

Category: 10k (25) 5k (45)
Sunday, August 28
Saturday, September 3
Monday, September 5
September 5 7:45am - 10:00am

Labor Day 5k/10k

Mount Vernon District Park

6801 Fort Hunt Rd

Alexandria, Virginia 22307 Map

Category: 10k (25) 5k (45)
Friday, September 9
September 9 5:00am - 6:00pm

Blue Ridge Relay

Grayson Highlands State Park, VA to Asheville, NC

12 Old Charlotte Highway

Asheville, North Carolina 28803 Map

Category: Relay (2)
Saturday, September 10
September 10 9:00am - 1:00pm

Blackwater Canyon Half Marathon

Thomas, WV to Parsons, WV

Mill Race Park

Parsons, West Virginia 26287 Map

Event Info

The Blackwater Canyon Half Marathon is a point-to-point race. The trail is made of pavement, dirt, and crushed stone. The race course will descend about 1400′. The 9:00 am race start is located on the rail trail below First/Front Street in Thomas, WV. The race finish is in Parsons, WV. At 8:00 am, a bus will transport runners from Parsons to the race start in Thomas.


Category: Half Marathon (11)
September 10 9:00am - 12:00am

Healthy Family 5K Walk

301 Largo Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

301 Largo Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20774 Map

Category: 5k (45)
Sunday, September 11
Tuesday, September 13
September 13 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Tuesday Night 5k #6

Lake Accotink

7500 Accotink Park Rd

Springfield, Virginia 22150 Map

Category: 5k (45)
Saturday, September 17
September 17 8:00am - 12:30pm

Zebra Dazzle 5k Walk/Run or 100 Mile-30-Day Bike Challenge

Rock Creek Parkway - Carter Barron Tennis Courts

4850 Colorado Ave NW (Rock Creek Parkway - Carter Barron Tennis Courts)

Washington, D.C. 20011 Map

Event Info

Join the Zebras for this Zebra Dazzle event for all fitness levels. The 5k Walk/Run has 2 options: onsite participant on 9/17 at Carter Barron in Rock Creek Park, NW Washington DC or virtual participant. Cash prices will be awarded for top onsite finishers and virtual participants can walk or run anywhere and will be able to upload their time. The 100-Mile/30-Day bike challenge is virtual only. This challenges provides the opportunity to ride 100 miles from anywhere over the span of 30 days during the August 17 – September 17 time span. You will be able to log miles as you go, so no need to ride the 100 miles in one day! Your registration fee also includes the Zebra bling bag (T-Shirt/Finishers Medal/Zebra key chain-bottle opener/Zebra wrist band). Proceeds benefit amyloidosis awareness, the disease that hit our fallen zebra, Charmaine

Category: 5k (45) Other (4)
September 17 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Lost Dog 5k/10k

Workhouse Arts Center

9518 Workhouse Way

Lorton, Virginia 22079 Map

Category: 10k (25) 5k (45)
Sunday, September 18
September 18 8:00am - 1:00pm

Revenge of the Penguins 10 & 20 Miler

Carderock Recreation Area

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Towpath

Potomac, Maryland 20854 Map

Event Info


C&O Canal Towpath, Carderock Recreation Area, Clara Barton Parkway, Carderock MD between Mile post 10 and 11 and finishes at the same place.

Packet Pickup
Sunday, September 19, 6:00 AM -7:45 AM, on site at C&O Canal Tow Path, Carderock Recreation Area, Clara Barton Parkway, Carderock, MD.

Start/Finish & Parking
-Directions to Parking can be found using Google Maps
-Parking is available in the parking area near the start/finish line.

Aid Stations
-Five aid stations along the course.
-10 Mile runners pass aid stations five times.
-20 Miler pass aid stations ten times (approximately every two miles).
-Each aid station has water and Gatorade.
-First aid, course marshals, and bike support on the course as well.

Category: 10 Mile (4) 10 Miler (1) 20 Mile (1) 20 Miler (1)
Friday, September 23
Saturday, September 24
September 24 8:00am - 10:00am

Friends of the Poor 5K

Calverton School

300 Calverton School Rd

Huntingtown, Maryland 20639 Map

Category: 5k (45)
Sunday, September 25
Saturday, October 1
October 1 8:45am - 11:00am

Locust Shade 5k & 10k

Locust Shade Park

4701 Locust Shade Dr

Triangle, Virginia 22172 Map

Category: 10k (25) 5k (45)
October 1 9:00am - 10:30am

MCRRC Black Hill 10K

Black Hills Regional Park

20930 Lake Ridge Dr

Boyds, Maryland 20841 Map

Sunday, October 2
Saturday, October 8
October 8 8:45am - 11:00am

Barrel Oak 5k & 10k

Barrel Oak Vineyards

3623 Grove Lane

Delaplane, Virginia 20144 Map

Category: 10k (25) 5k (45)
October 8 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Valley View Fall 5k

Valley View Farm

1550 Leeds Manor Rd

Delaplane, Virginia 20144 Map

Category: 5k (45)
October 8 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Three Fox 5k & 1M

Three Fox Vineyards

10100 Three Fox Ln

Delaplane, Virginia 20144 Map

Category: 1mi (6) 5k (45)
Sunday, October 9
Tuesday, October 11
October 11 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Tuesday Night 5k #7

Lake Accotink Park

7500 Accotink Park Rd

Springfield, Virginia 22150 Map

Category: 5k (45)
Saturday, October 15
October 15 8:00am - 12:00pm

VIDA Thrive 5k

Carter Barron - Rock Creek Park - Legg Mason Tennis Stadium

16th & Kennedy St NW

Washington, D.C. 20011 Map

Event Info

The 8th Annual VIDA Thrive 5K event is back in person, happening October 15, 2022 at 8am! We are looking forward to welcoming back runners this year to support Thrive DC.
The new location is along Beach Drive through beautiful Rock Creek Park and Early Bird Registration is $35 (closes August 31).

Category: 5k (45)
Sunday, October 16
Saturday, October 22
October 22 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Wilderness Run 5k/10k

Wilderness Run Vineyards

11109 Plank Rd

Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553 Map

Category: 10k (25) 5k (45)
Sunday, October 23
Saturday, October 29
October 29 8:30am - 12:00pm

Believe In Tomorrow Children’s Foundation – Port to Fort 6K

Liberty Lot in Locust Point

1215 E Fort Ave

Baltimore, Maryland 21230 Map

Event Info

Get in the Halloween spirit and join our family friendly walk/run through historic Fort McHenry. Share a fun day with family and friends all while supporting Believe In Tomorrow.
October 29, 2022 at 8:30 am. | The Liberty Lot in Locust Point, 1215 E Fort Ave Baltimore, MD US 21230
The 26th Annual Believe In Tomorrow Children’s Foundation Port to Fort 6K sponsored by Home Depot is consistently one of Baltimore’s best run/walk races. Run one of the only races that is granted access to historic Fort McHenry, which offers spectacular views of Baltimore’s harbor. Join us in fundraising and become a member of the Believe Battalion in support of critically ill children and their families. Includes prizes, tee shirts and the best post-race party in Maryland!

🎃 Breakfast sandwiches provided

🎃 Snacks and water to fuel your run/walk

🎃 Music and entertainment from a live DJ

🎃 Trick or Treating

🎃 Pumpkin painting

🎃 Contest for most creative costumes, prizes for adults, children, and group

🎃 Beautiful flower giveaway from Bell Nursery (one flower per runner)

🎃 Help us help you! Raise $200 or get five friends to register and you will receive a full refund of your $35 registration fee. (*Your five friends MUST use the referral code you receive after your registration is complete.)

There will be race medals given to the top three finishers in the following age groups.

Top 3 overall finishers, men and women.
10 and Under
70 and over

Category: 6K (2)
Sunday, October 30
Sunday, November 6
November 6 8:00am - 12:00pm

Veterans Day 10K

Independence Ave

2912 Independence Ave SW

Washington, D.C. 20418 Map

Category: 10k (25)
November 6 8:15am - 10:00am

Rockville 10K/5K

King Farm Village Center

403 Redland Blvd

Rockville, Maryland 20850 Map

Saturday, November 12
November 12 9:00am - 11:00am

FONA Fall 5K

U.S. National Arboretum

3501 New York Ave NE

Washington, D.C. 20002 Map

Event Info

Enjoy autumn at the U.S. National Arboretum during FONA’s Fall 5K. This race will take you past garden collections brightly colored with fall foliage, over tree-lined rolling hills, and along streams winding their way to the Anacostia River.

This race is not only scenic, but also safe and secure. All roads are closed to cars during this race so you can safely enjoy running or walking through this 450-acre urban green space. Strollers and dogs are welcome, but dogs must stay on a 5′ non-retractable leash.

Early-Bird Pricing through Sunday, October 16th (midnight): $40, includes a race t-shirt with registration
Standard Pricing begins on Monday, October 17th: $50, race t-shirt not included

Category: 5k (45)
November 12 6:00am - 8:30pm

MCRRC Stone Mill 50 Mile

Stedwick Elementary School

10631 Stedwick Rd

Montgomery Village, Maryland 20886 Map

Saturday, November 19
Sunday, November 20
Thursday, November 24
November 24 9:00am - 12:00am

Fairfax Turkey Trot 5K

University Drive

4081 University Drive

Fairfax, Virginia 222030 Map

Category: 5k (45)
Saturday, November 26
Saturday, December 3
December 3 9:00am - 5:00pm

Tacky Sweater 5K

1309 Raleigh Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507

1309 Raleigh Ave, Norfolk, VA 23507

Norfolk, Virginia 23507 Map

Category: 5k (45)
Sunday, December 4
December 4 9:00am - 10:30am

MCRRC Seneca Slopes 9K

Seneca Creek State Park

11950 Clopper Rd

Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878 Map

Sunday, December 11

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