Runs, Walks and Rides

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

This list is compiled by local resources, but participants should always verify the information with organizers. The events are not organized by Miami County, so please verify all liability concerns and claims with the local organizer.

2024 Events

February 24: John Brown Half Marathon and 10K

        8 a.m., 1400 South St., Osawatomie


March 9: Miola Madness – Spring into Daylight Savings

     12, 9, 6, 3 hrs & 10K

        7 a.m., Miola Lake, Paola


April 13: Mile 0 Flint Hills Trail Race

     50K, 20 mile, 10 mile & Fun Run

        7 a.m., 1400 South St., Osawatomie


May 11: Running with the Cows 

     Half Marathon & 5K

        7:30 a.m., 22705 Metcalf Rd, Bucyrus 


June 29: Miola Madness – Hot Summer Nights

     12, 9, 6, 3 hrs & 10K

        7 a.m., Miola Lake, Paola


Sept. 7: Steff Strong 5K, 10K & Kids Fun Run

        9 a.m., Lake Miola, Paola


Oct. 5: Louisburg Cider Run 5K, 10K,& Kids Fun Run

        4 p.m., 1st and Broadway St., Louisburg

        (913) 837-2826, 


Oct. 12: Glow Run 5K

      8 p.m., 206 N Webster, Spring Hill

        (913) 592-2214,


Nov. 9: Turkey Trot Trail Run

      10 a.m., 300 11th St., Osawatomie

        (913) 755-3622,


Nov. 11: Miola Madness – Fall Edition

     12, 9, 6, 3 hrs & 10K

        7 a.m., Miola Lake, Paola


Special Event

May 11-12: Miami County Farm Tour

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.