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November 2nd

2nd Annual CKC Cider Run – Highland Orchards. West Chester, PA.

Meadows Miler Trail 10K/5K/Fun Run – Rosedale Park. Pennington, NJ

  • Now in its 3rd year, the Meadows Miler 10K and 5K trail courses on the Lawrence Hopewell Trail are the most beautiful in Mercer County….Read more and register here

Inspira Medical Center Mullica Hill Unified 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run – Mullica Hill, South Harrison Township, NJ

  • Join us this fall for the third annual 5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run where participants can run, jog or walk UNIFIED to support Special Olympics New Jersey…Read more and register here.

Harvest Hustle 5k Walk/Run – Fifer Orchards – Farm, Country Store, & CSA, Camden Wyoming, DE

  • 3.1-mile run/walk on a flat road course with views of apple trees and fields of pumpkins.  The last section of the race will run through the apple orchard.  Please note that some of the course is on dirt roads…Read more and register here.


November 3rd

2019 Semper Fi 5k & Half – Georgetown University. Washington, D.C.

  • To Benefit the Semper Fi Fund. Enjoy this scenic, flat half-marathon and 5k in the heart of Georgetown near the Nation’s Capital.  Both events run on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal path…Read more and register here.

Run the Bridge – Philadelphia, PA

  • This 10K begins at the base of the Ben Franklin Bridge on the New Jersey side, crosses the bridge, doubles back, takes you through the waterfront area and finishes on Delaware Ave in Camden NJ. A two-mile bridge walk immediately follows the start of the run. A Kids Event takes place during the race…Read more and register here.

2019 Princeton HiTOPS Half Marathon – Paul Robeson Pl, Princeton, NJ

  • The Princeton Half Marathon is a 13.1 mile, USATF-certified, Grand Prix, road and trail run featuring Princeton’s cultural and historic landmarks….Read more and register here.

2019 Gettysburg Battlefield Half Marathon – Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Gettysburg, PA

Hot Cider Hustle – Harrisburg 5K – Carlisle, PA 

  • Run the Harrisburg Hot Cider Hustle 5K on Nov. 3rd. All participants get an event shirt, hot cider, caramel apple and finishers mug…Read more and register here.


November 9th

2019 Rocky Balboa Run – Philadelphia Museum of Art

  • This is your shot – a chance to join thousands of Italian Stallions from around the world in the Philadelphia for the official Rocky Run 5K, 10 Mile & 13.1 Italian Stallion Challenge…Read more and register here.

Run For The Stripes 5K – Philadelphia Zoo

  • 8th annual Run For The Stripes 5K run & 1 Mile Family Fun walk at the Philadelphia Zoo to raise awareness and funds for research for neuroendocrine (NET) cancers, a rare and hard to diagnose cancer…Read more and register here…

2019 Bucks County Marathon Weekend – Washington Crossing State Park, Washington Crossing, PA

  • BUCKY is the Saturday November 9 Delaware Canal Half Marathon and the Sunday, November 10, Bucks County Marathon. BABY BUCKY is the Saturday Delaware Canal Half Marathon and the Sunday Bucks County 5K…Read more and register here.

David’s Drive 831 All-American 5K – West Chester, PA

2019 Veteran’s Lorton 5k, 10k, & 1M – Mason Neck State Park, Lorton, VA

  • In partnership with Operation Turbo. Enjoy this scenic, flat 10k that runs along a bike path through Mason Neck State Park on a great American holiday for a great American charity…Read more and register here.


November 10th

3rd Annual Beau Biden Foundation Run For Child Protection Ten Miler & 5k run walk – Harriet Tubman – Thomas Garret Statue. Wilmington, DE.

  • The Beau Biden Foundation is proud to partner with Community Recycling and Stand Up 2 Cancer (SU2C.org) for the Run for Child Protection 5K. The foundation asks all participants, spectators, and volunteers to please bring their used shoes to donate (sports, dress, casual, adult, or kids)…Read more and register here.

Brooklyn Fall Half Marathon – Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY

2019 Freedom is Never Free 5k, 10k, & Half – Carderock Recreation Area. Potomac, MD

  • Benefiting Operation Enduring Warrior. Operation Enduring Warrior is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to honor, empower and motivate America’s wounded military service members…Read more and register here.


November 16th

Fusion for a Cause 5K – Music & Brew Fest – Bellevue State Park Wilmington DE

  • Fusion is giving away $3,000 in prize money to the top teams.  So make sure you pick your favorite local charity…Read more and register here.

Kennett Brewing Company Harvest Run/Walk 2019 – Anson B. Nixon Park. Kennett Square PA

  • Kennett Brewing Company (KBC) is hosting a month long food drive benefiting the Kennett Food Cupboard from October 1 until race day.  Any patron who visits KBC during this month and a half and brings a canned good will receive $1 off their beer purchase (limit one discount per day)…Read more and register here.

NYCRUNS Queens Falling Leaves Half Marathon & 5K – Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, NY

  • The Falling Leaves Half & 5K returns to Flushing Meadows Park. The traffic-free course winds through the park, with great views of all the World’s Fair sites and of course FMP with full fall foliage in effect…Read more and register here.

Annapolis Running Classic – Annapolis, MD

  • Experience the streets of Maryland’s historic state capital on a crisp fall day. Run either a half marathon or a 10k which end at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium for a legendary post-race party where your running shoes become your dancing shoes…Read more and register here.


November 17th

5th Annual C&D Canal Half Marathon & 5K – Biddle Point. Michael N. Castle Trail, New Castle, DE

  • Delaware’s most scenic USATF Certified Half-Marathon Course along the fully-paved Michael N. Castle C&D Canal Trail…Read more and register here…

2019 Turkey Tumble for Autism 5k, 10k, & 10M – Georgetown University, Washington D.C.

  • In partnership with the Organization for Autism Research. Start off running before Thanksgiving with a fast, flat 5k, 10k & 10-miler in the heart of Georgetown near the Nation’s Capital. Both events run on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal path…Read more and register here.

Zoo Zoom 2019 – The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

  • Embark on a journey through the Zoo at this year’s Zoo Zoom. Dress up as your favorite animal and choose from either an 8K race or the 1 Mile Family Walk/Fun Run…Read more and register here.


November 23rd

47th Annual Newark Turkey Trot 10k / 5k – Norma B. Handloff Park, Newark, DE

  • James F. Hall Scholarship Fund to provide tuition assistance to youth who would otherwise be unable to participate in activities and programs through Newark Parks and Recreation Department…Read more and register here.

Inaugural Run Appo Run 5k – Town of Whitehall. Middletown, DE.

  • Proceeds from the event will support the AppoFoundation.  AppoFoundation is a non-profit education foundation that supports the vision of World Class Education within the Appoquinimink School District…Read more and register here.

The Philadelphia Marathon Weekend – Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA.

  • Expect beautiful views through Fairmount Park and along the Schuylkill River and neighborhood crowds gathering on sidewalks in University City and Manayunk….Read more and register here.

Central Park PACE 5K – Central Park, New York, NY

  • Some running fun on one of the city’s best 5K courses on the Central Park! All participants receive a finsher medal and tons of race day photos…Read more and register here.


November 24th

4th Annual Gobble Wobble 5K – Lake Forest North Elementary School. Felton, DE.

  • BEAT THE TURKEY RAFFLE -5K participants who finish ahead of the “official SLOW turkey” will be entered into raffles to win additional prizes! You don’t have to finish at the top to win a prize….Read more and register here.

20th Reindeer Stampede 5K – Killens Pond State Park, Felton, DE


November 28th

Thanksgiving Day MS Run 2019 – PNC Bank Center. 222 Delaware Ave. Wilmington, DE 19801

  • The Thanksgiving Day MS Run has become a holiday tradition for many families in the area for more than four decades. Come be a part of this awesome event and help change the world for people with MS…Read more and register here…

Run for Pie 5K – Glasgow Park Playground. Newark, DE.

  • This annual 5K is sure to be a crowd pleaser.  I mean who does not want to eat PIE after a run.  And trust us, we will have plenty of PIE to choose from…Read more and register here.

Seven Summits Therapy 5K Turkey Trot and Children’s Fun Run – Wilson Farm Park. Wayne, PA.

Mayflower Mash~Up – Silver LakePark. Middletown, DE.

  • Burn off those last-minute calories before you replace them mere hours later at dinner by running in The Mayflower Mash~Up which features a 1-Mile run followed by a 5K run/walk…Read more and register here.

Mercer County Turkey Trot – West Windsor Township, NJ

  • The Seventh Annual Mercer County Turkey Trot – a 5K race and 1 Mi walk on Thanksgiving Morning in Mercer County Park – will take place on Thursday, November 28, 2019….Read more and register here.

Moorestown Turkey Trot – Moorestown, NJ

  • Enjoy a run on Thanksgiving morning around the Moorestown High School Cross Country course. This is a low key race with NO TIMING (we do run the scoreboard clock so you can see your time at the finish), but plenty of friends and fun, with free snacks and drinks…Read more and register here.

SMT Turkey Trot – New Cumberland Borough Park, New Cumberland, PA

  • The SMT Turkey Trot is a fun 5K run/walk through the borough of New Cumberland. It is a family event with races for children and adults alike…Read more and register here.

Two Town Turkey Trot! – Lambertville, NJ

  • Before you sit down to your Thanksgiving feast this year, work off some pre-dinner calories at the Third Annual Two Town Turkey Trot!…Read more and register here.


November 30th

Squatchy Leftovers 5K & 10K – West Orange, NJ

  • The Thanksgiving feast is over, Black Friday is done; now it’s time for you to get off the couch, leave the stores and head over to the trails! Saturday November 30, 2019 at the South Mountain Reservation in West Orange, NJ…Read more and register here

Doylestown Jingle Bell Turkey Trot & Dirty Turkey Trail Run – Doylestown, PA

  • For the 4th year, the beautiful & festive Market at DelVal will be hosting this one of a kind road & trail 10k, 5k, 1/2 Mile Kids’ Fun Run & 2 Mile Walk at 9:00 AM on Saturday, November 30th!…Read more and register here.

Move Something Run / Raymour & Flanigan 5K Run/Walk – Raymour & Flanigan Furniture and Mattress Outlet. Philadelphia, PA.

  • The Power Circle Mentors Program supports youth ages 13-18 years. They hold weekly meetings with discussions focusing on learning new skill sets, coping mechanisms and guidance to overcome current barriers….Read more and register here.

Hollywood Kyle is the Digital Content Producer and Production Director of Mix 99.5 WJBR. Being a Delaware local, Kyle takes pride in his hometown and has had a love for music since a young age. Hollywood Kyle joins the Mix Morning Show for abstract thoughts and ideas during "Hollywood Kyle" segment around 9:40am Monday thru Friday.