Metro Run & Walk's long-time motto
run walk live!
reflects our culture of a health-minded community and an active lifestyle — making it the perfect theme for a series of run/walk events
- affordable registration
- both casual, non-competitive events as well as more formal races
- children and pet friendly
- great post-race refreshments
- locations in the Greater Springfield area
- proceeds in support of local non-profit organizations
We've got a lot of running and walking events for you in 2017.
Registration is open for the following:
Break a Sweat for a Homeless Pet 6k Run/Walk
Join us on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 9am at Lake Accotink Park in Springfield VA for a 6k Run/Walk with your faithful companion! Of course, your faithful companion can be either your life partner, your dog or both!
Our friends from Olde Towne Pet Resort will be onsite with fun activities for your pet and the Friends of the Fairfax County Animal Shelter will be there as well..
After finishing, we'll welcome you back with a full fixings hot dog bar and other tasty treats!
Due to the pet, family, and stroller friendly and non-competitive nature of this event, finish times will not be recorded
Mother's Day 5k & 10k Run/Walk
Join us on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 9am at Lake Accotink Park for our annual Mother's Day 5k & 10k Run/Walk.
After finishing, we'll welcome you back with a rose for each woman, yogurt parfaits and other tasty treats!
Due to the pet, family, and stroller friendly and non-competitive nature of this event, finish times will not be recorded.
The Springfield 5K will be held Saturday morning June 3rd at Edison High School and features a track start and finish.
Race HQ is at the Edison High School track, and we will have great food, live music, a sponsor expo and more.
We are conveniently located in Springfield Plaza one minute off I-95 and I-495 with plenty of parking.
7261 Commerce Street
Springfield, VA 22150
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Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Beneficiaries are nonprofits offering recreation and fitness programs for local underserved youth.
Father's Day 5K and 10K
Join us on Father's Day for a family friendly, fun, casual (and inexpensive!) 5k or 10k run/walk. The course is flat and mostly stroller friendly (depending on the amount of rain in the days leading up to Father's Day).
Proceeds benefit the Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program specifically the Recovering Military Personnel Program.
Registration for the 3rd Annual Holiday Half will open June 1 with a less expensive early-bird registration fee of $50.