Mid-America Running Association
Schedule of Kansas City Local and Regional Races
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 This schedule includes Running Races in KC Metro or a short drive from KC, and, select other events. 
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 Races that have dates highlighted with yellow are tentative.  
 Updated: 15 October 2017  
DateDayStartName & DistanceRace LocationRace Site / Registration
October 2017
 
   
Oct 1Sun7:30 AMHarley Davidson Scarecrow 5K Run/WalkLinden Square
Gladstone, MO
Harley Davidson Scarecrow 5K
Oct 1Sat
8:00 AM
ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Kansas City
10K, 5K Run/Walk & 200 Yard Kid's Dash
Children's Mercy Park
Kansas City, KS
ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk
Oct 1Sun8:00 AMFree to Breathe 5KCorporate Woods
Overland Park, KS
Free to Breathe
Oct 1Sun8:00 AMPink Laundry 5K Walk/RunSummit Fair Shopping Center
Lee's Summit, MO
Pink Laundry 5K
Oct 1Sun8:00 AMKC Pumpkin Run 5KJohnson Farms
Belton, MO
KC Pumpkin Run 5K
Oct 1Sun8:30 AMUMKC Regalia Run 5K/10KUMKC Volker Campus
Kansas City, MO
UMKC Regalia Run
Oct 1Sun9:00 AMNational WWI Museum & Memorial 8K DoubleNational WWI Museum & Memorial
Kansas City, MO
WWI Museum 8K Double
Oct 1Sun9:00 AMDouble Road RaceLiberty Memorial & WWI Museum
Kansas City, MO
Double Road Race
Oct 1Sun9:00 AMDyslexia Dash 2017 - Kansas CityEnglish Landings Park
Parkville, MO
Dyslexia Dash
Oct 1Sun9:00 AMWestport Oktoberfest Lederhosen LapWestport
Kansas City, MO
Westport Oktoberfest Lederhosen Lap
Oct 6Fri6:00 PMRoadrunner Dash 5KRichardson Elementary School
Lee's Summit, MO
Roadrunner Dash 5K
Oct 7Sat7:00 AMRock Ridge Revenge 7M25K/50KRock Ridge Memorial State Park
Columbia, MO
Rock RIdge Revenge
Oct 7Sun
7:30 AM
Susan B. Komen Greater Kansas City
Race for the Cure - 5K
Black & Veatch
Overland Park, KS
Race for the Cure
Oct 7Sat8:00 AMJared Coones Memorial Pumpkin 5K Run/WalkBlack Bob Elementary School
Olathe, KS
Jared Coones 5K
Oct 7Sat8:00 AMFill the Gap 5K RaceMain Street
Grandview, MO
Fill the Gap 5K Race
Oct 7Sat8:00 AMLake Perry Rocks! Trail Run
50K, Half Marathon & 5K
Branded B Ranch
Meriden, KS
Lake Perry Rocks! Trail Run
Oct 7Sat8:00 AMChopstick Challenge 1 Mile Fun Run
50K, Half Marathon & 5K
BluHawk
Overland Park, KS
Chopstick Challenge
Oct 7Sat8:00 AMNo One Fights Alone 5KNightHawk Winery
Paola, KS
No One Fights Alone
Oct 7Sat8:00 AMMid-Missouri Race for the Cure 5KFlat Branch Park
Columbia, MO
Mid-Missour Race for the Cure
Oct 7Sat9:00 AMGraveyard 5K Run & WalkElmwood Cemetery
Kansas City, MO
Graveyard 5K
Oct 7Sat3:00 PMLouisburg Cider Run
5K, 10K, Kid Run, Hard Cider Relay
Louisburg Cider Mill
Louisburg, KS
Louisburg Cider Run
Oct 7Sat3:15 PMSupermax Kids Run 5K & Kids Superhero DashDowntown
Topeka, KS
Supermax Kids Run
Oct 8Sun7:30 AMPrairie Fire Marathon
Full, Half & 5K
Wichita, KSPrairie Fire Marathon
Oct 8Sun8:00 AMRun Crazy Horse
Half, Marathon & Marathon Relay
Hill City, SDRun Crazy Horse
Oct 8Sun8:00 AMGO!toberfestAdams Pointe Club
Blue Springs, MO
GO!toberfest
Oct 8Sun8:00 AMOktoberfest 5K & Kinder Kaufen Kids Run411 E. 135th St.
Kansas City, MO
Oktoberfest 5K & Kinder Kauden Kids Run
Oct 8Sun9:00 AMTwinFitness 5KTwinFitness
Overland Park, KS
TwinFitness 5K
Oct 8Sun9:00 AMBringing up the RearEnglish Landing Park
Parkville, MO
Bringing up the Rear
Oct 14Sat
6:00 AM
Heartland Spirit of the Prairie
100M & 50M Run
Cassoday, KSHeartland Spirit of the Prairie
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
Race for the Future 5K Run/Walk & Kids DashLee's Summit West High School
Lee's Summit, MO
Race For The Future
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
Tough Mudder - MissouriMissouri State Fair Grounds
Sedalia, MO
Tough Mudder
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
Colorado Heights RunLindsborg, KSColorado Heights Run
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
Julia's Warriors Run For Hope
5K Run & 1 Mile Walk
Smithville High School
645 S. Commercial Ave
Smithville, MO
Julia's Warriors Run For Hope
Oct 14Sat8:00 AMBear Creek Run Half MarathonBear Creek Trail
Columbia, MO
Bear Creek Run
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
Inspired Darrell Sublett 5K Run/WalkCentennial United Methodist Church
Kansas City, MO
Inspired Darrell Sublett
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
AdventureMax Springfield
Half Marathon & 10K
Two Rivers Bike Park
Springfield, MO
AdventureMax Springfield
Oct 14Sat
8:00 AM
Step Beyond Celiac KC5KCommunity America BallPark
Kansas City, KS
Step Beyond Celiac KC5K
Oct 14Sat
8:30 AM
Fierce-ish 5K Fun Run & 10K RUnNorsemen Brewing Company
Topeka, KS
Fierce-ish 5K
Oct 14Sat
8:45 AM
Nebraska Furniture Mart 5K Walk/Run
Halloween Run - Kansas City
Nebraska Furniture Mart
Kansas City, KS
Nebraska Furniture Mart 5K
Oct 14Sat9:00 AMThe Great Pumpkin Run - 5KBerkley Riverfront Park
Kansas City, MO
The Great Pumpkin Run
Oct 14Sat5:00 PMKyleigh's Gift Fund 5K Run & 3K WalkLiberty Hospital
Liberty, MO
Kyleigh's Gift Fund Run
Oct 15Sun8:00 AMJCCC Lace up for Learning 5K Run/WalkJCCC Campus
Overland Park, KS
Lace up for Learning 5K
Oct 15Sun8:00 AMWorld's Largest Corn Maze RunSpring Grove, ILWorld's Largest Corn Maze Run
Oct 15Sun8:00 AMBill Cross 5K Walk/Run for BackSnacksZona Rosa
Kansas City, MO
Bill Cross 5K Walk/Run for BackSnacks
Oct 17Sat11:00 AM5K My Character WayFort Osage High School
Fort Osage, MO
5K My Character Way
Oct 20Fri6:00 PMHalloween Prowl, Howl and GrowlClinton Lake State Park
Lawrence, KS
Halloween Prowl, Howl, and Growl
Oct 21Sat7:15 AMKansas City Marathon presented by Garmin
Full, Half, 10K & 5K
Crown Center
Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Marathon
Oct 21Sat8:00 AMCAC/STB 1/2 Marathon
13.11M/10K/5K
Harvey Sports Complex
Ft. Leavenwoth, KS
CAC/STB 1/2 Marathon
Oct 21Sat8:00 AMPioneer Pathways
5k Run & Pancake Breakfast
Mid-America Nazarene Campus
Olathe, KS
Pioneer Pathways
Oct 21Sat8:30 AMRun for Excellence 5K Run/WalkRaytown High School
Raytown, MO
Run for Excellence
Oct 21Sat9:00 AMRace to Remember DUI Victims & SurvivorsSedgwick County State Park
Wichita, KS
Race to Remember
Oct 21Sat5:30 PMWichita Hawaii 5.0K8300 E. Thorn Dr.
Wichita, KS
Wichita Hawaii 5.0K
Oct 21Sat7:00 PM5K Haunted Glow Run/WalkWashington Park Arena
Jefferson City, MO
5K Haunted Glow Run
Oct 22Sun
7:30 AM
Great Go! St. Louis Halloween Race
Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
Downtown
St. Louis, MO
St. Louis Halloween Race
Oct 22Sun8:00 AMIMT Des Moines Marathon
Full, Half, Relay & 5K
Locust Street Bridge
Des Moines, IA
IMT Des Moines Marathon
Oct 22Sun8:00 AMRoute 66 Half MarathonLitchfield Skyview Drive in Theater
Litchfield, IL
Route 66 Half Marathon
Oct 22Sun8:00 AMFall Family Timber ChallengeZip KC - 12829 Loring Rd.
Bonner Springs, KS
Fall Family Timber Challenge
Oct 22Sun8:00 AMHustle for Hunger 5K RaceWarren Middle School
Leavenworth, KS
Hustle for Hunger 5K
Oct 22Sun8:30 AMOVERRUN Ovarian Cancer
5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Teal Trail Walk
Southcreek Office Park
Overland Park, KS
OVERRUN Ovarian Cancer Run
Oct 22Sun9:30 AMCrimson & Boo 5KKU Endowment
Lawrence, KS
Crimson & Boo 5K
Oct 27Fri7:45 PMLight the Night 4 Life 5K Glow RunLiberty Women's Clinic
Liberty, Missouri
Light the Night 4 Life 5K Glow Run
Oct 28Sat7:45 AMTulsa Federal Credit Union Tulsa Run
15K, 5K, & 2K
Downtown
Tulsa, OK
Tulsa Run
Oct 28Sat
8:00 AM
Halloween Hustle
13.1/10K/5K
Blue River CC
Independence, MO
Halloween Hustle
Oct 28Sat
8:00 AM
Olathe Charities 5KCollege Boulevard Activity Center
Olathe, KS
Olathe Charities 5K
Oct 28Sat
8:00 AM
Cliffhanger 8K & 5K Run/WalkKCUMB Campus
Kansas City, MO
Cliffhanger Run
Oct 28Sat
8:00 AM
Summit 5KSummit Christian Academy
Lee's Summit, MO
Sumit 5K
Oct 28Sat8:30 AMF*L*A*T*S Trail Half MarathonThousand Hills State Park Marina
Kirksville, MO
F*L*A*T*S Trail Half Marathon
Oct 28Sat8:30 AMPumpkin Run 5KLake Shawnee Shelter House #1
Topeka, KS
Pumpkin Run
Oct 28Sat8:30 AMCranio Cutie 5KShawnee Mission Park
Shawnee, KS
Cranio Cutie 5K
Oct 28Sat9:00 AMIllinois Ozarks 10K Bluff Trail RunBorsch Park
Valmeyer, IL
Illinois Ozarks 10K Bluff Trail Run
Oct 28Sat9:00 AMPeculiar Zombie Run/WalkPeculliar, MOPeculiar Zombie Run/Walk
Oct 28Sat
9:00 AM
Oakhill Day School Panther Scamper
5k/Walk/Fun Dash
Oakhill Day School
7019 N. Cherry Street
Gladstone, MO
Oakhill Day School Panther Scamper
Oct 28Sat9:00 AMRavens Race for Breast Cancer Awareness
5K Run & 1 Mile Walk
Warnock Lake
Atchison, KS
Ravens Race for Breast Cancer Awareness
Oct 28Sat
10:00 AM
Allez 5KArrowhead Stadium
Kansas City, MO
Allez 5K
Oct 28Sat
11:00 AM
Kansas City Running Dead 5KKansas City Renaissance Festival
Bonner Springs, KS
Running Dead 5K
Oct 28Sat7:00 PMTick or Treat 5K Trail Run
Night Run
Wyandotte County Lake Park
Kansas City, KS
Tick or Treat 5K Trail Run
Oct 28Sun7:00 PM5K Haunted Glow RunWashington Park Ice Arena
Jefferon City, MO
5K Haunted Glow Run
Oct 28Sat7:00 PMMonster Dash & Lil' Monster Kids RunCity Market
Kansas City, MO
Monster Dash
Oct 29Sun
7:30 AM
Air Capital Half MarathonAero Plains Brewing Company
Wichita, KS
Air Capital Half Marathon
Oct 29Sun
8:00 AM
Halloween Hustle 5K & 10K RunUnity Village
Lee's Summit, MO
Halloween Hustle
Oct 29Sun
9:00 AM
Spooky 5K Run/WalkUnity Village133rd St. & State Line
Leawood, KS
Spooky 5K
November 2017
   
Nov 4Sat
6:00 AM
Ozark Trail 100 Mile Endurance RunSteelville, MOOzark Trail 100
Nov 4Sat
8:00 AM
Grub RunNorthland Abundant Life Center
Kansas City, MO
Grub Run
Nov 4Sat8:00 AMRun for Adoption 5K Run/WalkWaterfall Park
Independence, MO
Run for Adoption
Nov 4Sat
9:00 AM
Clover Run 5KWallace Park
Paola, KS
Clover Run 5K
Nov 4Sat
9:00 AM
Turkey TrotDowntown
Lee's Summit, MO
Turkey Trot
Nov 4Sat9:00 AMGirls on the Run 5KChildren's Mercy Park
Kansas City, KS
Girls on the Run 5K
Nov 4Sat9:00 AMCure of Ars 5KCure of Ars Church
Leawood, KS
Cure of Ars 5K
Nov 4Sat
9:30 AM
MAAIC & Friends Culture DashMid-America All-Indian Center
Wichita, KS
Culture Dash
Nov 4Sat10:00 AMTails on the Trail
5K Run/Walk
Shawnee North Community Ctr.
Topeka, KS
Tails on the Trail
Nov 4Sat10:00 AMVets & Pets 5K
5K Run/Walk
Shawnee Mission Park
Overland Park, KS
Pets & Vets 5K
Nov 4Sat3:00 PMRun Ranger Run KC 5KKansas Speedway
Kansas City, KS
Run Ranger Run KC 5K
Nov 5Sun
7:00 AM
Bass Pro Conservation Marathon
Full, Relay, Half & 5K
Bass Pro Shops
Springfield, MO
Bass Pro Marathon
Nov 5Sun7:30 AMPanera Bread Diabetes Dash 5K/10KTown Center Panera Bread
Leawood, KS
Panera Bread Diabetes Dash
Nov 5Sun
8:00 AM
Kansas Half Marathon & 5KWatson Park
Lawrence, KS
Kansas Half Marathon
Nov 5Sun8:00 AMPanera Bread Diabetes Dash 5K114th & Tomahawk Creek
Overland Park, KS
Panera Bread Diabetes Dash
Nov 5Sun
8:00 AM
Stearman's 5 Mile Run Walk
Kid's Runway Trot
Stearman Field
Benton, KS
Stearman 5 Mile Run
Nov 5Sun
8:00 AM
Dream Dash 5K
Southcreek Office Park
Overland Park, KS
Dream Dash 5K
Nov 5Sun
8:00 AM
Diabetes Dash for Life 5K11400 Tomahawk Creek Pkwy.
Overland Park, KS
Diabetes Dash for Life
Nov 5Sun
9:00 AM
Seize the Day 5KEnglish Landing Park
Parkville, MO
Seize the Day
Nov 11Sat
7:00 AM
Kansas City Veterans Day 5KZona Rosa
Kansas City, MO
KC Veterans Day 5K
Nov 11Sat
7:00 AM
Sander SaunterClinton Lake
Lawrence, KS
Sander Saunter
Nov 11Sat
8:00 AM
Tower Run & TOUGH Tower RunDowntown
Topeka, KS
Tower Run
Nov 11Sat
8:00 AM
Longview Half Marathon & 5K9035 Pittenger Rd.
Grandview, MO
Longview Half Marathon
Nov 11Sat
9:00 AM
Blue Springs School District
AFJROTC 5K Hero Run
Blue Springs South High School
Blue Springs, MO
AFJROTC 5K Hero Run
Nov 11Sat
9:30 AM
Reno County Veterans Memorial 5KHutchinson, KSVeterans Memorial 5K
Nov 12Sun8:30 AMGobbler Grind Run
Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K
Corporate Woods
Overland Park, KS
Gobbler Grind
Nov 12Sun
9:00 AM
Veteran's Day Fantastic 4 Mile
Trail Run
Wyandotte County State Park
Kansas City, KS
Veteran's Day Fantastic 4 Mile
Nov 12Sun
9:00 AM
KU Vets Day 5KMemorial Stadium
Lawrence, KS
KU Vets Day 5K
Nov 12Sun
9:00 AM
War Horses for Veterans 5KLiberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO
War Horses for Veterans 5K
Nov 18Sat
7:45 AM
Wichita Turkey Trot - 10M & 2MCowntown
Wichita, KS
Wichita Turkey Trot
Nov 18Sat
8:00 AM
Turkey Trails 5k & 10K RunWaterfall Park(Bass Pro)
Independence, MO
Turkey Trails 5k & 10K Run
Nov 18Sat
8:00 AM
MCTP Turkey Trot 5KHarvey Sports Comples
Ft. Leavenworth, KS
MCTP Turkey Trot
Nov 18Sat
8:00 AM
Living History Farms Off Road RaceLiving History Farms
Urbandale, IA
Living History Farms Run
Nov 18Sat
9:00 AM
TJ5K Family Fun Trail Run1470 N. 1000 Rd.
Lawrence, KS
TJ5K Family Fun Trail Run
Nov 18Sat
9:30 AM
Run 4 a Reason 5K & 8KYMCA of Northeast Kansas
Topeka, KS
Run 4 a Reason 5K & 8K
Nov 18Sat
5:30 PM
Winter Wonderland 5K Run/WalkLake Shawnee Campground
Topeka, KS
Winter Wonderland 5K
Nov 19Sun
8:00 AM
Williams Route 66 Marathon
Full, Half, Relay, 5K
Downtown
Tulsa, OK
Williams Route 66 Marathon
Nov 19Sun8:30 AMPilgrim Pacer Run
Marathon, Half, 10K & 5K
Shawnee Mission Park
Shawnee, KS
Pilgrim Pacer Run
Nov 19Sun
9:00 AM
CCPA Raise the Roof Turkey Trot 5KNevada, MOCCPA Raise the Roof Turkey Trot 5K
Nov 19Sun9:30 AMRun for A Reason - 5K & 8KYWCA
Lawrence, KS
Run for A Reason
Nov 23Thu
8:30 AM
Thanksgiving Day Pie Run - 5K & 10KParks & Rec Multipurpose Building
North Jefferson City, MO
Thanksgiving Day Pie Run
Nov 23Thu
8:30 AM
runLawrence Thanksgiving 5KWoodlawn School
Lawrence, KS
runLawrence Thanksgiving
Nov 23Thu
8:30 AM
Kansas Turkey Trot for HeroesForbes Field
Topeka, KS
Kansas Turkey Trot for Heroes
Nov 23Thu
9:00 AM
Thanksgiving Day 5K Run & Family StrollSprint Campus
Overland Park, KS
Thanksgiving Day 5K
Nov 23Thu9:00 AMTurkey Trax
Running Road 5K Walk/Run
UltraMax Sports
Columbia, MO
Turkey Trax
Nov 23Thu9:00 AMParkville Turkey Trail Trot
5K Run/Walk
English Landing
Parkville, MO
Parkville Turkey Trail Trot
Nov 23Thu9:00 AMWard Parkway Thanksgiving Day 5K/10KWard Parkway Center
Kansas City, MO
Ward Parkway Thanksgiving Day 5K
Nov 23Thu9:00 AMKansas City Turkey Trot 8K & 5KArrowhead Stadium
Kansas City, MO
KC Turkey Trot
Nov 23Thu9:00 AMLiberty Gives Thanks 5KLiberty Community Cemter
Liberty, MO
Liberty Gives Thanks 5K
Nov 25Sat5:00 PMMKA Rescue Run
5K Run/Walk
Downtown Topeka
Topeka, KS
MKA Rescue Run
December 2017   
Dec 2Sat9:00 AMAlternate Chili Trail Run - 10 MileWyandotte County Lake Park
Kansas City, KS
Alternate Chili Run
Dec 2Sat9:00 AMWestport Santa DashWestport
Kansas City, MO
Westport Santa Dash
Dec 2Sat9:00 AMSanta Express 5K & 1M Reindeer RouteNational Agricultural Center
Bonner Springs, KS
Santa Express 5K
Dec 9Sat5:30 PMChristmas Light RunNorth Kansas City, MOChristmas Light Run
Dec 9Sun9:00 AMGreat Santa Run 5K & Lil Elves Kids RunJohnson County Community College
Overland Park, KS
Great Santa Run
Dec 10Sun9:00 AMJingle Bell Run/Walk 5KMeritex Executive Underground
17501 W. 98th Street
Lenexa, KS
Jingle Bell Run/Walk
Dec 16Sat8:00 AMCandy Cane Course 5K & 10 RunLegacy Park
Lee's Summit, MO
Candy Cane Run
Dec 31Sat11:45 PMRun in The New YearWichita Boathouse
Wichita, KS
Run in the New Year