Area 5K Fun Runs

Fun Runs are an excellent way to stay in shape, meet new people, and visit neat towns near you. The Hamilton Wellness Center is pleased to offer the Dove Run 5K and 1mile in Hamilton on Labor Day weekend. If you are looking for other fun runs, here are some in our area.

Gustine Rodeo Run 5K

Held every May on Memorial Day weekend, the Gustine Rodeo Run/Walk 5K is hosted in conjunction with the Gustine Homecoming Celebration. You will want to be sure to bring the entire family. There will be kids games, entertainment under the pavilion, the largest cake & pie auction you have ever seen, a parade, and much, much more. Don't forget your boots and jeans so you can mosey on down to the junior rodeo and then the main street dance. It's just a little ole street where old friends meet. View more information on the Rodeo Run 5K.

Irish Stampede 10K/5K

Sponsored by the Dublin Lions Club, the Dublin Dr Pepper 10-2-4K takes place on the 2nd weekend in June during the annual birthday celebration for the oldest Dr Pepper bottling plant in the world. View more information on the Dr Pepper 10-2-4K Run

DeLeon Watermelon Crawl 5K

Held in conjunction with the De Leon Peach and Melon Festival & Tractor Pull, the DeLeon Watermelon Crawl 5K is on the Saturday of the first full weekend in August. It is a fun-filled weekend for everyone. Start with the 5K on Saturday morning and then stick around for the watermelon eating contest, seed spitting contest, Melon Patch tour, slicing of the watermelon, parade and of course you won't want to miss the carnival rides and the largest tractor pull in Central Texas!! View more information on the Watermelon Crawl 5K.

Brownwood Locomotion 5K/10K

Held on the third weekend of September, the Brownwood Locomotion 5K/10K is just one event during Brownwood's Reunion Celebration. The BRC attracts approximately 25,000 people over the three-day weekend festival and 150,000+ virtually. It has received over 20 awards by the Texas Festivals and Events Association and continues to evolve into an exciting event for the young and young at heart. The Reunion provides entertainment by nationally known musicians on a large concert sized stage plus three other stages with live, continuous entertainment. View more information on the Brownwood Locomotion 5K/10K.

Bosque Bottoms 2K & 5K

Held in conjunction with the National Championship Barbecue Cookoff, the Bosque Bottoms 2K & 5K is on the third Saturday in October in Meridian, Texas. View more information on the Bosque Bottoms 5K.

TSU Homecoming 5K

Held in Stephenville in conjunction with Tarleton State University Homecoming, the Homecoming 5K is the last Saturday in October. View more information on the Homecoming 5K.