Held annually since 2010, Carmel Marathon Weekend takes place in Carmel, Indiana, on the last Saturday in March each year. The marathon is the 2nd largest marathon in Indiana and one of the top places to qualify for Boston in the country.
Held annually each September since 2009, the Indy Women's Half Marathon and 5K has become a top 15 women-focused event in the nation and is the fastest growing women's half marathon in the US. Starting and finishing at historic Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis, the event shows off the beauty of our city.
The Indy Polar Bear has been an Indianapolis tradition for almost 40 years. Held each February, this race offers a 5K, 5 Miler, and for those adventurous types: "The Bear" - which combines both distances.
Created in 2015, the 8-Hour Dream Endurance Race is held each July on the grounds of Butler University. The is central Indiana's premier summer ultra. Yes, it is held during the hottest part of the year and to make it more challenging, it starts at noon. The Cat Nap 5K was added in 2018 as an earlier-in-the-day option.
Held in late December, the Donut 5K involves three themes: holidays, donuts, and dogs. It offers something for everyone, from walkers to serious runners. In fact, the Donut 5K has become one of the most competitive short distance events in the region.