There are a ton of races to run in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. Here are a few popular road races in Dallas / Fort Worth that many run through out the year. These races have a 5k, 10k and a half marathon in the DFW area. Maybe even a Marathon or Ultra-Marathon within the Dallas / Fort Worth area. Find the
BMW Dallas Marathon -The Dallas Marathon is a nonprofit organization with a focus on promoting health and physical fitness through running events and related activities. Established in 1971, the history of the organization encompasses tremendous growth and produces what has become Dallas’ largest and Texas’ longest running marathon, the BMW Dallas Marathon, as well as several other weekend event options including a Half Marathon, 50K Ultra Marathon, 2-person half marathon relay, 5-person marathon relay, 10K, 5K, the Friday Night Lights Mile and various Kids Races. This Marathon is held in Dallas, Texas in December every year.
Are your customers raving about you on social media? Share their great stories The Cowtown is located in Fort Worth and has a 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, the Healthy Hig Half Marathon Relay, a Marathon and a 50k Ultra Marathon race. It's one of the best races in Fort Worth, Texas. You are not going to want to miss it. This race is held in Fort Worth, Texas in April every year.
5K | Half Marathon | Marathon
Two days of run events (New Year's Eve and New Year's Day), with beautiful race shirts and finisher medals for everyone. There's also a special perk for those who complete multiple running events over the two days – we know how runners love their bling!
For over four decades, this race has been a celebration of our running home - White Rock Lake - and its beautiful trails. This year, a nasty virus will prevent us from hosting the usual party at Norbuck Park. For so many of us, this is an annual ritual and we cannot let our streaks be broken. We will adapt and persist! We want to give you all the opportunity to wrap up this difficult 2020 in the most awesome way possible - a race that is a testament to your passion, your training, and your commitment to health. 5k / 10 / Half-Marathon
This half-marathon is held in Dallas, Texas in November every year.
All participants in each distance will receive dazzling commemorative finisher medals! Plus, all participants in the Half Marathon, 10K, 5K or 1K receive a gender specific, short sleeve, dry fit style race shirt. Kids 12 and under in the 1K will receive a cape! AND if you are up for a challenge, participants in the Elevate and Sky High Challenges receive a BONUS finisher medal! This race is in Plano, Texas and held in September every year
The Full Marathon course is 2 laps beginning and ending at Panther Island Pavilion heading southwest along the Trinity Trails to Acme Brick. The 20-mile race has the same first loop and a shortened second loop with a turnaround at the Woodshed. The Half-Marathon is just the first lap of the Marathon course.
Runners and walkers will love this unique course that takes them through the Uptown streets of Dallas onto the beautiful Katy Trail. Fun surprises along the Trail will include Katy Trail Art sculptures between Cambrick Plaza and Snyder’s Union – a great opportunity for race selfies! Enjoy free food from 30+ restaurants, two free Michelob ULTRAs (21 & over), a high energy Finish Line, and amazing music from the Downtown Fever Band. So Come run, picnic and party with them! This 5k race is located in Dallas, Texas and is now a September race. Come join the party!
TOUR DES FLEURS
Hosted by the Dallas Arboretum, the Tour des Fleurs starts and finishes on the Lakeside Trail of White Rock Lake directly in front of the Dallas Arboretum. From there, participants run along the shores of White Rock Lake as well as in & among the beautiful historic Dallas neighborhoods surrounding the lake. The Post-Race Party takes place on the Dallas Arboretum’s Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn with live music & full Arboretum access for every participant & their families.
This race has a half marathon and quarter marathon and located in Dallas, Texas and is always in September
Marketed as the hottest race in Texas. It may be hot, but is it Too Hot to Handle? We don't think so! Join us for a Texas Summer Tradition, 27 years in the making. This Half Marathon, 10K & 5K has fast, flat courses and a great after party. We will have hydration, ice cold towels and cool beer at the finish. This is the perfect race to test your training and endurance. All 3 courses are USATF certified and include scenic views around White Rock Lake. The after-party will have awesome sponsors, music, food, and a beer garden (must be 21+ years of age).
Fair Park - 1010 1st Ave, Dallas, TX 75210
5k start time: 7:30 am
10k start time: 8:15 am
15k start time: 8:15 am
Gear check opens 90 mins before start time
A chocolate lover's oasis awaits at the post-run party! Celebrate your accomplishment with a finisher mug that includes fondue, dippables, and our very own hot chocolate, while checking out our exciting vendors and listening to great tunes!
New for 2023 — add one FREE shot to your post-race hot chocolate (21+)! Options include Rum Chata, Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey, or Caroline’s Irish Cream (similar alcohol may be substituted). Be sure to bring your ID
The St. Paddy's Day Dash Down Greenville 5K is back in Dallas and so is the Dallas St. Patrick's Parade and Festival that follows. Dress up in your luckiest gear and join the sea of green for the best 5K and post-race party this side of the rainbow. 'Twill be a fine morning to celebrate with lots o' beer, food, great music and prizes.
Race in April
Runners will be challenged with courses that take them over bridges and through West Dallas neighborhoods. Our unique, certified courses feature beautiful views that highlight the local community. After you conquer the race, join us for an after party with a view, beer, and a DJ, in the Trinity Groves area.