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Today 8:00am - 11:00am

George Washington Parkway Classic

George Washington's Mount Vernon

3200 Mount Vernon Hwy

Alexandria, Virginia 22121 Map

Event Info

Celebrating its 34th Anniversary, the GW Parkway Classic, boasts a USATF certified course along the scenic George Washington Memorial Parkway. The 10-mile starts at Mount Vernon Estates, the 5K starts at Belle Haven Park with both ending along Union Street at Oronoco Bay Park in historic Old Town, Alexandria. The Parkway Classic is a primary sponsor of the Boys & Girls Club of Alexandria.

Category: 10mi (2) 5k (74) Kids' Run (12)
Today 9:00am - 11:00am

Tenley Tiger Run 5K, 1 Mile and Fun Run

Wilson High School

3950 Chesapeake St., NW

Washington, D.C. 20016 Map

Event Info

4th Annual Tenley Tiger Run 5K, 1 Mile and Kids Fun Run, Sunday, April 22nd

All proceeds benefit Woodrow Wilson High School’s Boys and Girls Cross Country, Indoor Track and Field and Outdoor Track and Field teams.

The USATF-certified 5K Run (9 am start/$30 registration) and 1-Mile Race (10 am start; $15 registration) and Kids Fun Run (10:30 am start; $10 registration) begin and end at Wilson High School, 3950 Chesapeake St., NW, Washington DC 20016 — Easily accessible by Metro (Tenleytown Metro Station)

Awards will be given in the 5K for top overall finishers, men and woman, and age group winners.

Register now at TenleyTigerRun.com.

Category: 1mi (17) 5k (74) Fun Run (13) Kids' Run (12)
Saturday, April 28
April 28 8:30am - 9:45am

Jaguar 5K Run/[email protected] Falls Church H.S.

Falls Church High School

7521 Jaguar Trail

Falls Church, Virginia 22042 Map

Event Info

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 8:30am. The 13th Annual Jaguar 5K Run/Walk at Falls Church High School is a fun, school -community event . The 5K course is certified, starts at FCHS, goes through the surrounding neighborhood, and ends on the FCHS track. There are t- shirts, food, and prizes. Registration information can be found at www.jaguar5k.com. There is a kids 1 mile fun run, prior to the 5k, and that start at 8:00am. The kids fun run is on the campus of FCHS.

Category: 5k (74) Fun Run (13)
Sunday, April 29
April 29 7:30am - 10:30am

Alex’s Run

Freeman Fields at Olney Boys and Girls Club

4501 Olney-Laytonsville Road

Olney, Maryland 20832 Map

Event Info

5k run/walk for all participants of all ability levels
Fun event area for children
Proceeds benefit the Never Back Down Foundation…. endow scholarships to seniors of Montgomery County High Schools

Category: 5k (74)
Saturday, May 5
May 5 8:00am - 11:00am


Patent and Trademark Office

550 Elizabeth Lane

Alexandria, Virginia 22314 Map

Event Info
The 5K is a benefit for Iraq’s orphans and most vulnerable children.  Join veterans, diplomats, Gold Star families, Iraqi-Americans, and families for the 5K run/walk, and stay for the After-Party with live music by Salaam Band, Iraqi food, face painting and more!
Category: 5k (74)
Sunday, May 13
May 13 8:00am - 9:30am

Mothers’s Day 4 Miler benefiting Devotion to Children

Browns Chapel Park

1686 Browns Chapel Road

Reston, Virginia 20194 Map

Event Info

Annual Mothers Day 4 Miler and 1 mile run through scenic roads of North Reston. Mothers receive a flower at the finish and all participants receive a commemorative technical shirt and great post race food. Bring the entire family to commemorate Mother’s Day!

Category: 4mi (3)
Saturday, May 19
May 19 8:00am - 10:00am

PHILLIPS’ 1st Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk

PR Store at Fairfax Corner

Fairfax, Virginia Map

Event Info

PHILLIPS’ 1st Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk will be on Saturday, May 19th at Burke Lake Park in Fairfax, VA. Please join us for this fun filled event. All proceeds will benefit PHILLIPS’ Food for Thought program.  Over 50% of PHILLIPS students live at or below the poverty line. Food for Thought helps alleviate economic hardships of students’ families and helps meet their unique, special needs.  We provide breakfast and lunch to our students every school day.


Registration Fees
5k: $35 until online registration closes on Thursday, May 17 at 8:00 pm
Fun Run: $15 until online registration closes on Thursday, May 17 at 8:00 pm
Fun Run (under 5): Free. Will not receive a shirt


Sunday, May 27
May 27 7:30am - 12:00pm

Alexandria Running Festival


600 Dulany Street

Alexandria, Virginia 22314 Map

Event Info

Alexandria Running Festival includes a half marathon and 5K in Alexandria through Holmes Run and Brenman Parks.
May 27th, 2018
Half Marathon – 7:30AM
Kids 1K Fun Run – 7:45AM
5K Run – 8:00AM
This scenic course is mostly flat and shaded providing a combination of trails, parks, and roads. Run a fast race on a flat course alongside two creeks with free parking at the start / finish, enthusiastic aid station volunteers with great food and awards afterwards.

Category: 1k (3) 5k (74) Half Marathon (14)
May 27 8:00am - 10:15am

Defeat DIPG Superhero Sprint and 6K

Westfield Montgomery

7101 Democracy Blvd

Bethesda, Maryland 20817 Map

Event Info

The Defeat DIPG Superhero Sprint & 6K is a fun, family-friendly event, with something for everyone! There is a timed 6K walk/run. For the kids, there is a 1K walk/run and Tot Sprint. There will be games and entertainment for all throughout the event at our Superhero Central. For our competitive runners, the 6K is a USATF-certified event, with top finisher recognition and prizes.

All proceeds from the race will benefit the Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation, a local 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to raising funds for research (DefeatDIPG.org). The Foundation was created in memory of Michael Mosier, a six-year-old little boy from Bethesda, Maryland.

For the 6K: Early Bird registration is $30. Prices go up to $35 on March 1, $40 at Packet Pickup, and $45 on Race Day.
For the Kids Runs: Early Bird registration is $15. Prices go up to $20 on March 1, $25 at Packet Pickup, and $30 on Race Day.

Event Schedule:
8:00 am – Opening ceremony, including recognition of childhood cancer participants
8:30 am – Superhero 6K Walk/Run
9:30 am – Superhero 1K Sprint & Superhero Tot Sprint
10:00 am – Closing ceremony, including recognition of top finishers and fundraisers

Category: 6K (2) Kids' Run (12)
Monday, May 28
May 28 8:00am - 11:30am

Jeremy’s Run

Fair Hill Shopping Center

18100 Town Cener Drive

Olney, Maryland Map

Event Info

Jeremy’s Run is a 5K walk/run, 10K Run, and a 1 mile fun run. This race is in memory of Jeremy Glass and the purpose of the event is to raise awareness to the dangers of substance and opiate abuse. The race starts and finishes at the Fair Hill Shopping Center. This is a road race through beautiful Olney and Brookeville, Maryland neighborhoods and country roads with moderate hills. The top 3 Male/Female finishers in every age category will receive trophies and medals. All fun runners will receive a finisher’s medal as they cross the finish line. There will be free tee shirts, cinch backpacks, great food and drink, photographs by Universal Photography, music by Electric Entertainment, huge post race fair, raffles with large prizes, free massage and acupuncture, and a kid’s zone with moon bounce, face painting, clowns and balloon twisting. This is a wonderful family event! Prices and complete details are on our website.

Category: 10k (13) 1mi (17) 5k (74)
Saturday, June 2
June 2 7:00am - 12:00pm

Wayfarer’s Half and 10K

Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

550 Taylor Ave

Annapolis, Maryland 21401 Map

Event Info

Featuring a scenic course through historic Annapolis, MD, the first-ever Wayfarer’s Half Marathon and 10K is a new type of event that goes beyond race weekend with incentives to keep you running and exploring your community. Begin your journey with us today!

Category: 10k (13) 1mi (17) Half Marathon (14)
Saturday, June 9
June 9 7:00am - 10:00am

Lawyers Have Heart 10K/5K

Washington Harbor

3050 K St NW

Washington, D.C. 20007 Map

Event Info

NEW IN 2018:

Lawyers Have Heart is the premier athletic philanthropic event led by the greater Washington DC legal community and brings together more than 300 organizations and over 6000 runners and walkers in support of the American Heart Association. Since 1991, Lawyers Have Heart has raised over $12 million for AHA and each year is one of the largest 10K races in the Washington D.C. area. Register and help us reach our fundraising goal of $1.2M for the American Heart Association in 2018!

Use Code “PACERS18” for 10% off!

Category: 10k (13) 5k (74)
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