Runs, Walks and Rides

From Running with the Cows to Riding the Rails, Miami County is host to numerous events for charity and fun.

This list is compiled by local resources, but you should always verify the information on your own. Dates, times and places may change by the organizers without notice. The events are not organized by Miami County, so please verify all liability concerns and claims with the local organizer.

2020 Events

March 15-May 9: Walk Kansas, Registration ends March 14,

April 25: Flower Power 5k, 8 am, (913) 592-2214,  Cancelled

May 9: Running with the Cows Half Marathon, 5K & Udder Grit Challenge Boot Camp, Virtual Run, 7:30 am, 

June 13: Bike Across Kansas, Ending at Louisburg, (913) 755-3035, Cancelled. 

June 27: Lights on the Lake 5K, Osawatomie City Lake, (913) 755-3622, Cancelled.

August 22: Rhythm and Ride, 10 am to 10 pm, Ottawa to Osawatomie (round trip), Cancelled.

Sept. 12: Steff Strong Event, 10K, 5K and kids fun run, Lake Miola, 9 am, Cancelled. 

Sept. 12: 5K Glow Run, Webster Street in Spring Hill, 8 pm, (913) 592-2214, Cancelled.

Oct. 3: Rush the Rails, Ride or Run with relays, Osawatomie to Council Grove, 7 am, (785) 561-0286, 

Oct. 3: Louisburg Cider Run 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run, 1st and Broadway St., 4 pm, (913) 837-2826,   Cancelled.

Oct. 3: No One Fights Alone 5K, 16381 W. 343rd St., Paola, 9 am, (913) 731-2397

Nov. 7: Miami County 4-H Clover Run 5K, Paola’s Wallace Park, 9 am, 

Nov. 14: Turkey Trot Trail Run, 10 am, 300 11th St., Osawatomie, (913) 755-3622, 

Event Planners

If you are planning a run, ride or walk within Miami County, please contact the appropriate local officials as part of the planning process. It is likely that a local event permit is required. This quick summary of information has been compiled as an overview.

In addition, resources are available to help cross-promote the event with other activities in the county.