Four Seasons Parkway Run and Walk Sunday, September 26th
CHOP’s race down the Parkway and along West River Drive is fall’s -thousands-strong feel-good classic. $14 to $30. Parkwayrun.com.
OCNJ 5K & Half-Marathon Road Race Sunday, October 3rd, Ocean City
A last hurrah for summertime Shore runners, this combined 5K and half-marathon awards top finishers with their very own piece of the Boardwalk. $25. Njshorerun.com.
SWCC (Southwest Center City) 5K Run, Walk and Roll
Saturday, October 16th
This stress-free neighborhood 5K officially ends with snacks in the park—but unofficially, everyone hits Sidecar or Resurrection afterwards. $20. Julianabelepark.org.
2nd Annual Lemon Run 5K Sunday, November 14th
Having outgrown Ridley Creek State Park after its first year, this benefit for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation moves to Fairmount Park—and offers limited-edition t-shirts to the first 1,000 registrants. $10 to $25. Alexslemonade.org/-campaign/lemon-run.