Houston Runs You Might Like - October 2017

Houston Runs You Might Like - October

Here are a few runs in the Houston area that you may want to consider taking part in this October.

Road Runs  

Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas


Date: October 14, 2017
Distance: 10 Miler, 5k, and Kids 1k

Enjoy a Texas-sized party with fun for the whole family and head out to the Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas 10-mile race held at Market Street. This certified USATF Course that runs through The Woodlands is produced by the Parks and Recreation Department and Luke's Locker. 

 > Learn more about the Memorial Hermann 10 for Texas

Baylor College of Medicine Wellness 5K

Date: October 21, 2017
Distance: 5k

The Baylor College of Medicine Wellness 5K was organized by medical students with the mission of promoting wellness both within Baylor and the Houston community as a whole. By bringing together future physicians and the Houston community in a fitness event, they hope to show that exercise is not only a doctor's advice, but a doctor's way of life.

> Learn more about the Baylor College of Medicine Wellness 5K

Toughest 10K Galveston


Date: October 21, 2017
Distance: 10k

The Toughest 10K Galveston is the second race in the Texas Bridge Series. Join thousands of runners as you run back and forth on the Galveston Causeway Bridge and spend the majority of the race over water! Remember by completing all three of the Bridge Series Races you will earn a commemorative prize!

> Learn more about the Toughest 10k Galveston

Child Advocates Superhero Run


Date: October 21, 2017
Distance: 5k

Everyone can become a superhero for the day! Wear your favorite superhero costume and support Child Advocates. This family fun event includes a 5k and 1k run. Join the mission and help raise funds and awareness for the CAA to continue their work as heroes for some of Houston's littlest victims.

 > Learn more about the Child Advocates Superhero Run 

Monster Mash Run

Date: October 28, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, and Kids 1k

This Halloween themed run is an opportunity for runners and families to dress up in their favorite costume and have a fun, exciting, and of course spooky run. This event begins and finishes at the beautiful Karbach brewery in Northwest Houston. For participants 21 and older, enjoy two free beers in your commemorative Karbach pint glass after your race.

> Learn more about the Monster Mash Run 

Houston Half Marathon & 10K

Date: October 29, 2017
Distance: 10k and Half Marathon

Join the Houston Striders as they put on an exciting and fun filled experience at this half marathon and 10k. This event has it all, great aid stations, athlete tracking, Asics technical race shirts, and a rockin post-race party with food and drink from some of Houston's best!

> Learn more about the Houston Half Marathon & 10K

Fun Runs

Dia de los Muertos


Date: October 29, 2017
Distance: 5k

Dress up and paint your face for the annual Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Fun Run in Houston, Texas. The Day of the Dead is a traditional cultural remembrance day to honor our loved ones and celebrate with some of the most comforting things in life; friends, family and food.

> Learn more about the Dia de Los Muertos

Looking for More Runs?

Already familiar with these races? Go to www.runguides.com/houston/runs to view out full calendar of races happening in and around Houston during the year.

Published on Sep 30, 2017