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EVENTS

Macomb County is home to multiple fun runs, 5Ks, half-marathons, and other family-friendly events like nature hikes at the Metroparks! You can view the list of events below to find fun ways to be active in various locations throughout the County hosted all year long. Find one that fits your lifestyle below!

Are you hosting an event that you would like to see listed here? Let us know!

 

Upcoming Events

January 2020

In with the New 5K Run/Walk on January 1 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Blake's Frost Fest 5K Run/Walk on January 11 at Blake's Orchard & Cider Mill in Armada

February 2020

43rd Annual Pancake Walk on February 2 at Stony Creek Metropark

Evening Snowshoe Hike on February 8 at Stony Creek Metropark

Bumper Run on February 12 at Stony Creek Metropark

Winter Outdoor Fun Day on February 17 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Macomb County Polar Plunge on February 22 at MacRay Harbor in Harrison Township

Evening Snowshoe Hike on Feburary 22 at Stony Creek Metropark

30th Annual Walk for Warmth (5K Walk) on February 29 at Macomb Mall in Roseville

March 2020

Hike to See the Owls on March 7 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Hoodie Hoo 5K Run/Walk on March 7 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Leaping Leprechaun 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk on March 7 at Macomb Orchard Trail Head Park in Richmond 

St. Patty's Day Strev Strut on March 7 at Downtown New Baltimore

Lucky Leprechaun Race on March 14 at Downtown Utica

Hike to See the Owls on March 21 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Bad Bunny 5K on March 21 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Bill Roney Memorial 5K Run March 21 at Downtown Utica

April 2020

Owl Fest on April 4 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

5th Annual Move Your Feet to the Beat 5K on April 11 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Let's Move Macomb Festival of Races on April 25th at Downtown Mount Clemens

May 2020

Frog Songs Night Hike on May 1 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Bird Migration Day: Early Bird Hike on May 9 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

17th Annual Save the Manatee 5K (with 2 Mile Walk and Mini Manatee Mile) on May 9 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Back to the Beach Races (Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K) on March 17 at Stony Creek Metropark

Healthy Kids Running Series on May 17 at Pollard Park in New Baltimore

Healthy Kids Running Series on May 24 at Pollard Park in New Baltimore

Sounds of Spring Night Hike on May 29 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Canoe through the Marsh on May 31 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Healthy Kids Running Series on May 31 at Pollard Park in New Baltimore

16th Annual Flapjack 5K & Mile Run/Walk at Shawnee Elementary in Macomb

June 2020

Healthy Kids Running Series on June 7 at Pollard Park in New Baltimore

GM Run Through the Center 5K and Fun Run at the Tech Center in Warren

Healthy Kids Running Series on June 14 at Pollard Park in New Baltimore

8th Annual Sprint and Splash on June 20 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

July 2020

35th Annual Anchor Bay Triathlon at Walter & Mary Burke Park in New Baltimore

October 2020

Weekend Warrior Runfest (Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, 1 Mile) on October 4 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Howl-O-Ween Hustle on October 24 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

November 2020

Hot Cider Hustle - 15K and 5K on November 1 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Stony Creek Marathon, Half-Marathon, 50K and 5K on November 1 at Stony Creek Metropark 

Run the Bends Half Marathon and 5 Mile on November 7 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Turkey Trial Trot on November 26 and/or November 27 at Stony Creek Metropark

 

Past Events

December 2019

Jingle Bell Run on Sunday, December 15 at Shelby Township Library in Shelby Township

Out with the Old 5K Run/Walk on December 31 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

November 2019

Run Macomb Appreciation 5K on Saturday, November 2 at Bethesda Church in Sterling Heights 

Run the Bends Marathon on Saturday, November 2 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Hot Cider Hustle on Sunday, November 3 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Stony Creek Marathon on Sunday, November 3 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

Big Bird Run on Sunday, November 10 at Recreational Authority of Roseville and Eastpointe in Roseville 

Turkey Trail Trot on Thursday, November 28-Friday, November 29 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

October 2019

Boat Town USA Marina Run on Saturday, October 5 at MacRay Harbor in Harrison Township

Miles for Mission 5K on Saturday, October 5 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Run for Resilience Ostomy 5K on Saturday, October 5 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Delta Zeta Heart for Hearing 5K on Sunday, October 6 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Weekend Warrior Runfest on Sunday, October 6 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

Be Aware 5K on Saturday, October 12 at Dakota High School in Macomb

Blessings in a Backpack Glow Run on Saturday, October 19 at Riverbend Park in Shelby Township 

Howl-o-ween Hustle on Saturday, October 26 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

September 2019

Running with the Devils 5K on Thursday, September 5 at Beebe Park in Richmond 

Law Enforcement Torch Run for the Special Olympics on Saturday, September 7 in Mount Clemens

Ride 2 End Suicide on Saturday, September 7 in Washington

Run Warren 5K/Fun Run/Senior Walk on Saturday, September 14 at Warren City Square in Warren

Vets Returning Home 5K on Saturday, September 14 at River Bends Park  in Shelby Township

CHSCF Glow Run on Saturday, September 14 at Jimmy John's Field in Utica 

Stop Traffic 5K on Saturday, September 21 at St. Lucy's Church in St. Clair Shores

Blake's Monster Dash 5K on Friday, September 27 at Blake's Orchard in Armada

Get Out and Play Day on Saturday, September 28 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Tara's Walk on Saturday, September 28 at Freedom Hill Amphitheatre in Sterling Heights

Ride 4 Recovery on Sunday, September 29 at the Macomb Orchard Trail in Richmond

August 2019

Summer Saunter 5K Fun Run on Saturday, August 3 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

IronMike 5K on Saturday, August 10 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

Wheels and Heels on Saturday, August 10 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Purple Polka Dot Race on Sunday, August 11 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

Back The Badge 5K Run/Walk on Friday, August 16 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

Haven Place Family Day 5K on Saturday, August 17 at Haven Place in New Haven

Paddle N Run on Sunday, August 25 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

CreekFleet Summer Regatta on Sunday, August 25 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

28th Annual Michigan Peach Festival 5K/10K on Thursday, August 29 at Romeo High School 

Dogs Who Jog 5K/1 Mile/50 Yard Dash on Saturday, August 31 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

July 2019

Anchor Bay Triathlon on Saturday, July 13 at Walter & Mary Burke Park in New Baltimore

Hanson's 3 Mile Cross County Race #1 on Friday, July 19 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

June 2019

Flapjack 5K and 1 Mile Run on Saturday, June 2 at Shawnee Elementary in Macomb Township

GM Run Through the Center 5K on Saturday, June 8 at the Tech Center in Warren

Sprint and Splash on Saturday, June 15 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Run the Plank on Saturday, June 29 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Macomb Township

May 2019

Chasing El Chavo on Saturday, May 4 at Blake's Orchard in Armada

Run the Rammler Glo Run on Saturday, May 11 at Rammler Golf Club in Sterling Heights

Save the Manatee 5K on Saturday, May 11 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Shelly's eRace Cancer with HIPEC 5K on Saturday, May 11 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

Back To The Beach Half Marathon, 10K & 5K on Sunday, May 19 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

I Care 4 Healthcare on Saturday, May 18 at Trinity Lutheran in Utica

April 2019

Let's Move Festival of Races on Saturday, April 27 in Downtown Mount Clemens

Healthy Kids Running Series starting in April at Washington Township Park in Washington

March 2019

Hoodie Hoo on Saturday, March 2 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township

Walk for Warmth on Sunday, March 3 at Macomb Mall in Roseville

Leaping Leprechaun 5K on Saturday, March 16 at Macomb Orchard Trail in Richmond

Lucky Leprechaun Race on Saturday, March 16 at UAW Local in Utica

St. Patty's Day Strev Strut on Sunday, March 17 at New Baltimore Civic Club in New Baltimore

27th Bill Roney Memorial 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile on Saturday, March 23 in Utica

Bad Bunny 5K on Saturday, March 23 at River Bends Park in Shelby Township

February 2019

25th Annual Bumper Run on Saturday, February 16 at Stony Creek Metropark in Shelby Township

2nd Winter Full Moon 5K & 10K Night Run on Tuesday, February 19 at Muldoon's Tavern in Utica

January 2019

Chili 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, January 19 at Prentiss Pointe Apartments in Harrison Township

Polar Plunge on Saturday, January 26 at MacRay Harbor in Harrison Township

 

 
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