Nothing compares to the exhilaration of crossing the finish line, whether it’s your first 5K or your fiftieth half-marathon. Ready for a run? Boasting scenic coastal courses, Miami hosts a plethora of popular running events every year.


Lace up and hit the pavement at Miami’s scenic races and fun runs, from wacky Halloween-themed half marathons to beach dashes where kids are welcome.


Go Hard at South Beach Racing Events & Running Trails

Keeping fit isn’t just a hobby in Miami – it’s a lifestyle. Races and fun runs seem to take place every weekend, from 5Ks to marathons and everything in between. Check out some of our favorite racing events and pack your running shoes for Miami!


Lace Up for Unique Running Events in South Beach, Miami


  • Burger King Beach Run – October 6, 2018: Follow a scenic course through South Beach and finish at the Beach Bash, a family-friendly party with live entertainment, bounce houses, and prizes. This 5K and 10K run benefits the local community through the BURGER KING McLAMORE℠ Foundation’s flagship program, the BURGER KING℠ Scholars Program.


  • Miami Beach Halloween Half Marathon & Freaky 4-Miler – October 27, 2018: Can you compete with superheroes, werewolves, and vampires when you run? Wear your costume to this Halloween-themed race, which features a course decorated with spooky art and cool Halloween medals.
  • 305 Half Marathon & 5K – March 3, 2019: Featuring a fast, coastal course and cool Miami vibes, this popular local race also attracts runners from around the world. DJs play on the course and at the post-race beach party, and pacers carry speakers for mobile music the whole way!


Discover the Best South Beach Running Trails by Winter Haven Hotel

Looking for a great place to run on South Beach? Our Ocean Drive hotel is close to awesome coastal routes and beautiful parks. We also feature complimentary bike rentals during your stay. Get out and explore. Want to know more? Contact us now for more info or to book your reservation.