Our 5K Picks for this Weekend.

1.August 8th, 2015 – St. Paul

The inaugural BIG 5K RACE  is a  fun exciting community event which includes entertainment, FABULOUS prizes and GREAT food. This is an event for all ages- bring the entire family. You may run or walk and watch the kids run too. Got a little one who is too young to run? There is a day care for them so you can participate!


2. August 8th, 2015 – Minneapolis

Join us with a run/walk around beautiful Lake Calhoun in support of Muscular Dystrophy!  Rock the Pavement  is put on by the The Greg Marzolf Jr. Foundation and donates 100% of proceeds to The University of Minnesota Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center. Rock the Pavement to end Muscular Dystrophy!


3. August 8th, 2015 – Duluth

Get ready to Run Like An Animal on Saturday August 8th.  This 5k fun run and walk is the only time you are allowed to run wild through the zoo!  Everyone from serious trail runners to families love this event. Come as you favorite animal or dress as your perfect self and support the zoo.  Afterwards, Party Like An Animal with prizes, refreshments, entertainment, zoo animals and more!


4. August 8th, 2015 – Chaska

Head 4 Awareness is a 5K Run for Concussion Awareness. This event raises awareness for youth concussion, the 5k Run/Walk course is through the beautiful, paved trails of Chaska. There will be a water stop at the half way point.


5. August 9th, 2015 – White Bear Lake

The Pine Tree Apple benefits cancer research at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. The Pine Tree Run will be held around beautiful Birch Lake in White Bear Lake, MN. They are a great way for the… More whole family to actively participate in the Pine Tree weekend. The 10K Run, 5K races take place on a scenic, certified course and will be chip-timed. There is a Kids Fun Run which is 1/2 a mile for children 9 and under.