Spa Running Festival (Half Marathon, Spa 10K, 5K & 1K)

1 Mile, 10K, 1K

Event Date

Sat, Nov 19, 2016


Hot Springs, AR


Activity Today Later

Half Marathon - Summit² Challenge

$45 $45 Closed

Spa 10K

$30 $30 Closed

5K Run

$30 $30 Closed

5K Walk

$30 $30 Closed

Spa Squirt Race

$10 $10 Closed

About This Activity

The Spa Running Festival, November 19, 2016 includes a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and 1K Squirt Race!

The Spa Running Festival is an event that has a race for everyone ..... kids, walkers, beginners to elite runners and those that like a challenge!  This year will be the 35th running of the Spa 10K and it continues to be our featured race as part of the Grand Prix Racing Series.  The 5K is for  both walkers and runners!  The 1K Squirt Race is for kids 2 - 10 years of age and is alway so much fun to watch! The challenging Half Marathon returns!  If you liked the challenge of the Spa 10K running over West Mountain, then you are going to really like the Half Marathon because you get to run West Mountain and to the top of the Summit twice - hence the name Summit² Challenge! Are You Up To The Challenge? 

The Spa Running Festival is receiving national attention in the running community. Runner’s World Magazine featured the Spa Running Festival in the November 2015 edition and the 10k received recognition as a Bucket List event in the Runner’s World “Top 10 Races In or Near a National Park.”      

Other Benefits of the Spa Running Festival:

♦ Spa Running Festival Website at

♦ Non-Returnable Souvenir Timing Chips /Carrol Start 

♦ Team Registration - 5 members to form a team and at least 10 members or more by race day;$3.00 off registration fee

Post Race Party Saturday Night, Hosted At Oaklawn Gaming & Racing (2705 Central Avenue)! All race participants receive 1 free adminision with RSVP. 

The Spa Running Festival has a race for every family member so Come Run With Us Saturday, November 19 for the 35th running of this landmark event in beautiful downtown Hot Springs!

If you have questions, please email me at the link below or call 501-276-8870. We look forward to seeing you November 19!

Cindy Baswell
Spa Running Festival
Race Director 

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