Calendar

Apr
7
Sat
Race for Justice @ Leadbetter Beach
Apr 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Santa Barbara County Bar Foundation is hosting a “Race for Justice” 5K and 5K Fun Run on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Proceeds from the event will support the charitable activities of the Foundation. The race will begin at Leadbetter Beach.

Apr
28
Sat
Gaucho Gallop 5K & Kid’s Mile @ UCSB - Library Green
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

One of the highlight events of the All Gaucho Reunion. Breakfast burritos at the finish! Bring the whole family and stay for the free Gaucho Festival starting immediately after the race.

Jun
3
Sun
State Street Mile @ State Street
Jun 3 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Series of one mile races including age group, elite, dog mile and family mile divisions. Proceeds go to the DA Crime Victim Emergency Fund

Jun
9
Sat
Vicki’s 3000 @ Westmont Track
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Vicki’s 3000m Run is a Santa Barbara Athletic Association Grand Prix event benefiting Special Olympics Santa Barbara. 100% of the proceeds go to Special Olympics.

Jul
4
Wed
4th in the Park: Semana Nautica @ Elings Park
Jul 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Celebrate 4th of July at one of the West Coast’s classic races, the oldest 15K in the country, this year to be held at Elings Park! Enjoy the scenic trails with epic views of the Channel Islands.  Bring the whole family with a 15K, 5K, Dog 1.5K AND pancake breakfast. Patriotic attire recommended for all, dogs too!  Hikers and walkers are welcome for the 5K and 1.5K Dog Dash.

Sep
23
Sun
Goleta Education Foundation Lemon Run @ Goleta Beach
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Flat and fast race out and back on the bike path. All proceeds support Goleta elementary schools.

Oct
7
Sun
The Big Avocado 5K @ Carpinteria Viola Fields, 6145 Carpinteria Ave., Carpinteria, CA 93013
Oct 7 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

This annual race is always held during the California Avocado Festival weekend and is a great opportunity to enjoy a unique cross-country/trail racea along the beautiful Carpinteria Bluffs.

Nov
22
Thu
Thanksgiving 4 Miler @ Thunderbird Park off Walnut Avenue just north of Hollister Avenue
Nov 22 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

The 22nd annual running of the original Santa Barbara Thanksgiving Day 4 Miler. The flat and fast course stands apart from local runs with a straight away start down Hollister Avenue to Turnpike and then along treed bike paths and finally through a local neighborhood finishing in Thunderbird Park just off Walnut Avenue.

Dec
8
Sat
Elings Terrain Festival @ Elings Park
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

A great day of running, food, beverages, panoramic ocean and mountain views, and one of Santa Barbara’s premier trail running venues. This “Fundracer” raises money for high school cross country programs.