2016 – 2017 Family fun runs and walks in Indianapolis, kid friendly races, walks and stroller races. These local Indy area family friendly 5Ks and other distance runs and walks are for everyone! Grab your kids and a few friends and THEIR kids and hit the pavement!
10/22 Rock to Read 5K-10AM at the Central Library downtown Indianapolis.
This is the 3rd and final race in the series to benefit the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. If you have any gently used books to donate, bring them with you.
10/22 Fall Colors Run at McCloud Nature Park
Family participation fee for savings. Enjoy a caramel apple bar after the race.
10/23 Haunted Hustle 5K, 9am at the Jordan YMCA;
Costume contest and stroller friendly! Free for children ages 5 and under, family 4 pack available for discounted rate
10/28 Pumpkins in the Park 5K,6pm at Franklin Cultural Arts and Recreation Center in Franklin, Indiana.
1 mile family walk is only $2 per person.
10/29 Black Hat Dash at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
1 mile/5K fun run and walk. Costume contest for best decorated stroller, best family costume and best castle themed costume.
10/29 Pleasant Run Vampire Run (part of the Historic Irvington Halloween Festival) 8:45am at Irvington Methodist Church
Run through the Irvington neighborhood and see many Halloween spectacles. Free Little Bat Dash at 9:05am
10/29 Hallowellness 5K, 10am at Hendricks County Fairgrounds
This 5K is part of a fun and healthy Halloween celebration and includes free kids broom races
11/5 Indianapolis monumental kids fun run8:30 AM at the Indiana State Capital
Want to introduce your kids to running? Try this short ⅓ mile race. All racers will receive a medal and a t shirt.
11/12 Run Wayne Run 2K Youth Race10am at Lynhurst 7th and 8th Grade Center
Join Ben Davis High School Track program for a race for children ages 5-15
11/19 Frosty Paws 5k, 10am at Forest Park in Noblesville
Bring your dog and your family for a fun trail walk
11/24 Drumstick Dash, 9am at Broad Ripple High School
What a great way to start your Thanksgiving holiday! Benefits Wheeler Mission and includes 4.5 and 2.75 mile courses and a free Lil’ Gobblers Run. New this year: Kids 0-7 are free, 8-12 $20