A listing of local runs and walks in the lake area.
Bridge & Dam Half Marathon
Choose between a 5K, 10K, half marathon and other races at the Bridge and Dam Race held March 24 in Lake Ozark. Race-day registration starts at 6 a.m. Races have a staggered start beginning at 7:30 a.m. All-in and Double Down runners start first, followed by 5K, 10K then half marathon runners.
Cost is $40 for the 5K, $65 for the 10K, $75 for the half, $90 for the Double Down, and $100 for All-in through March 21.
The Double Down consists of running the half marathon, then immediately turning around and running the 10k. All-In participants will run the half marathon, then the 10k, then the 5k (a total of 22.4 miles).
For more information or to register, go to www.bridgeanddamhalfmarathon.com.
Hope Ray Dunklee Memorial Run
The 5th annual event benefits the Morgan County Caring for Kids Coalition. The 5K is March 24 at 9 a.m. at the Versailles High School parking lot. A 2-mile walk begins at 9:15 a.m. The half-mile kids run (ages 10 and under) begins at 10:15 a.m. and will take place on the high school track. An overall award will be given to the first male and female finisher in the 5K run. A medal will be given to first-place in each age division.
Entry fee is $25 for all events except the half-mile kids run which is $10. After March 10 cost is $30 for all events.
For more information, call Ashley Pryor at 573-789-4200 or Amanda at 573-789-2570.
Run with the Cops
The Miller County Sheriff’s Office Run with the Cops, Not from the Cops 5K/10K will be held April 14 at the Eldon Air Park. Proceeds go to the office’s Christmas with a Deputy and other youth programs in Miller County.
Race-day registration begins at 8 a.m. The 10K starts at 8:30 a.m. with the 5K starting at 9 a.m. Entry fees are $30 for the 10K and $20 for the 5K. Runners 12 and under are free.
For more information, call Captain David Hannon at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 573-369-2341 ext. 720.
Wicked Wine Run
The Wicked Wine Run 5K & 1K will be held April 14 at Seven Springs Winery from 3-9 p.m. The 5K wine run starts at 5 p.m. and includes a celebratory wine at the finish line. The 1K tasting walk starts at 6:30 p.m. includes four wine tasting stops along the route. Awards will be handed out to top finishers..
An after party will include food trucks, a live band and more wine. Cost is $50 for either event or $75 for both if you sign up after March 20. Discounted rates are available before March 20.
For more information or to register, go to www.wickedwinerun.com/locations/missouri.