Indy Area Family Friendly Fun Runs, 5K Walks

Indy Area Family Friendly Fun Runs, 5K Walks

Family Friendly Runs
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!

10/15 Avon Lacrosse Zombie 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk, 5pm at Washington Township Park in Avon
Join the fun to benefit Avon’s lacrosse association, costumes encouraged

10/22 Rock to Read 5K-10AM at the Central Library downtown Indianapolis.halloween family fun runs indianapolis kids 5k walk stroller zombie
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 ofbubble palooza a fun and healthy Halloween celebration and includes free kids broom races

10/29 Blaze the Glaze 5K Donut Run, 10am at Forest Park in Noblesville
What is better than eating donuts while you run?

10/29 Heartland Halloween Fall Classic 5K, 4pm at Fort Harrison State Park
Includes 2.5K youth race and costume contest

10/29 Drag Strip Dash Express at Lucas Oil Raceway
Walk or run on the racetrack under the lights at 6:30pm on October 29. Mini Dash (free) for kids 10 and under begins at 6pm.

10/30 Cicero Halloween Fall Classic 5K, 10am at Cicero Community Park
Includes 2.5K youth race and costume contest

11/5 Indianapolis monumental kids fun run 8:30 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 Race 10am 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 Noblesville500 Festival kids day rookie run
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

12/18 Santa Hustle Indy 5K and Half Marathon, 9am at Lucas Oil Stadium
Get in the holiday spirit and dress like Santa as you run through the streets of downtown Indianapolis

3/11 Great North Run 9am at North Central High School, 9am
Run to benefit Washington Township schools, includes a fun run and family registration (discount)

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