Downriver Runs and Walks

Walk it or run it! Just keep moving!

MORE Downriver Events LINKS

Events Calendar

Farmers Market



Garage Sales


The Great Inflatable Race Detroit @ Lake Erie Metropark
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm


Related Posts

It’s the wackiest, craziest and bounciest obstacle fun run to hit the nation! This unique fun run has giant inflatable obstacles spread throughout the course that bounce, bump and slide you all over the place! There is no better fun run to attend with your friends, families and thousands of strangers than The Great Inflatable Race!

Riverview Summit Run @ Young Patriots Park
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm


As part of Riverview Summerfest festivities, participants will enjoy a challenging 5k course taking you to the highest elevation and most spectacular view in Downriver — top of the hill at Riverview Highlands Golf Course and back. Participants will receive a Finisher Medal, post-race refreshments (beer ticket to those of legal age), food, commemorative t-shirt, live bands and the fun of 2018 Riverview Summerfest!

START: 6 pm–Young Patriots Park, located at Veterans Memorial Dr. and Sibley Road, Riverview, behind Community Center

Related Posts

ENTRY FEES: $30 by May 25

$35 May 26-June 14

$40 Race Day

Register at Total Runner, Riverview Recreation Dept. or online Late Registration and Packet Pick-Up at Total Runner, 15265 Dix-Toledo Rd, Southgate, June 13-15. Race day registration and packet pick-up at Community Center from 4-6 pm. PLEASE NOTE: ONLINE REGISTRATIONS AFTER JUNE 12TH CANNOT BE PICKED UP AT TOTAL RUNNER.

MAIL ENTRY TO: City of Riverview, Recreation Department, 14100 Civic Park Dr., Riverview, MI 48193. Make checks payable to City of Riverview.

AWARDS: Overall Male/Female and Masters Male/Female. Finisher medals to all finishers.

COURSE: A 5k through the neighborhoods to Riverview Highlands, up the hill, and back.

AWARD CEREMONY: 7:00pm at stage area

Sign up at:

Quarry Challenge 2018
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

All proceeds benefit the South Rockwood Library!

Related Posts

For more information, visit:

2018 Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon @ Detroit Free Press Marathon
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm

Join us for the 41st Running of Michigan’s largest road race! Detroit’s Marathon Weekend kicks off on Oct. 19-20 with the Health & Fitness Expo at COBO Center. The following events will take place. Both runners and walkers welcome!

Saturday, Oct. 20:
Competitive 1-Mile
Kids Fun Run

Related Posts

Sunday, Oct. 21:
Full Marathon
International Half-Marathon
U.S.-Only Half-Marathon
Marathon Relay

You can also sign up for the Motor City Challenge Series. Pick from The Temptation, The Wonder or The Supreme and run more than one event. All race information can be found here:

Do you have a community event coming up?  If you want your event added to our calendar, submit your request here*.

* Events must be pre-approved and meet criteria to post.  Events pertaining to businesses and for-profit business events are allowed for sponsors only.

You might also like