Get moving this winter by signing up for one of the many organized running events in Minneapolis! Whether you’re headed for the big 26.2 miles or you only signed up for that 5K for the beer, it’s no doubt that Minneapolis has a race for every type of runner. Check out the best running events this season! Make sure to check back, as we are always adding new events.
TC Kids Fieldhouse Fun Run February 2nd, 2019 9:00am University of Minnesota Fieldhouse
Run one lap or more! Kids count their laps and can finish when they're done. Kids receive a 2019 medal and fun participant gift to commemorate the event!
Valentine’s Day TC 5K February 9th, 2019 10:30am Lake Nokomis
The Valentine’s Day TC 5K, presented by the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® circles Lake Nokomis in charming South Minneapolis. Receive a BOCO® pom hat and an exclusive finishers medal. Get your heart racing with other speedy racers, or take it slower and enjoy the fun NEW back tags being featured this year to make mingling with other runners more fun.
Big Climb MPLS February 16th, 2019 7:30-10:30am Capella Tower
Big Climb MPLS is an exhilarating, one-of-a-kind stair-climbing event, providing an opportunity for participants to challenge themselves and climb a whole bunch of stairs. Like, 1,272 of them. Participants 8 years and older can participate in a leisurely climb or a challenging race up 53 or 105 floors. Registration fee entitles you to receive a morning of fun, entertainment, food, refreshments, timing chip, a t-shirt and the best part, knowing you are part of finding a cure!
2019 Hot Dash March 23rd, 2019 8:45-9:30am Boom Island Park
The 5K course features beautiful views of the Minneapolis skyline as you run near the Stone Arch Bridge. Find out what Minnesota Nice really means at the post-race Finish Festival! Warm up and make a friend! All finishers receive a delicious serving of steamy hotdish and more Minnesota-themed treats.