The Central Arkansas Polar Plunge will take place Saturday at Maumelle with registration opening at 10 a.m. and plunges into Lake Willastein beginning at noon.
The year isn't over yet, but it is never too early to start looking ahead for savings.
The annual 6/12/24 Hour Endurance Challenge is one way to incinerate extra calories you eat on Thanksgiving. The footrace is Friday and Saturday, or just Saturday, in Benton. Racer's choice.
The Spa Running Festival will take place Saturday in Hot Springs.
A trail is just a trail, until somebody offers to time you, then it becomes a race course. Race the Base Trail Run offers runners just that at 9 a.m. Saturday in Pinnacle Mountain State Park.
Hiking the Ozarks is putting on a weekendlong Outdoor Rendezvous beginning at 9 a.m. Friday through 4 p.m. Sunday at Horseshoe Canyon Ranch near the Buffalo National River.
The MEMS 5K will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday in Little Rock's Murray Park on Rebsamen Park Road.
The Soaring Wings of Conway Half Marathon is celebrating its 10th anniversary Saturday with the addition of a 10K distance to its festivities.
The 24th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure begins at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, but the tens of thousands of pink-clad people who are expected to participate will take over downtown Little Rock about sunup.
The Angel One 5K and 10K will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday at Two Rivers Park in Little Rock.