2017 Mississippi River Run | Minneapolis

Mississippi River Run

Mississippi River Run
Date September 9, 2017
Distance 5k, 10k, Half-marathon, Fun Run
Course Type Road

Race Information

Get ready to tackle the Mighty Mississippi when you slip on your running shoes and take on the Mississippi River Run. Runners from across Minnesota challenge themselves to either a 5K, 10K or Half Marathon. There will also be a fun run for kids, allowing the whole family to get in on the action. Run along the banks of America's mightiest river in one of the most scenic courses around. Enjoy the a beautiful Fall day by going for a run!

After the race, be sure to stick around for the post race festivities. There will be a live DJ spinning the hottest songs, delicious post race recovery food, deals on the running gear that you want, and of course, free stuff! Bring your family and friends and have a great time!

Course Information

Runners are in for a treat when they sign up for Mississippi River Run. All courses will take runners along the banks of the Mississippi River. Runners will take in the beautiful views of the scenic course as they race on a beautiful fall day. There aren't many courses that offer the views that the Mississippi River Run has.


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