Travel & Outdoors

Best Walks and Runs for You and Your Sweetie in Seattle

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Dual Dash
Saturday, February 9
Point Defiance Park
5400 N. Pearl St.
Tacoma, WA 98407

The Dual Dash at Point Defiance Park is a unique race that lets you run and cross the finish line with friend. Kids ages 5+ can participate, too! There’s a 3 mile walk/run, and a 1.5 mile walk/run option. Sign up to run solo or as a couple and enjoy a refreshing February morning run along Five Mile Drive. Couples who enter together cross the finish line together and share a finish time. Sign up online HERE.

Love ‘Em or Leave ‘Em Valentine’s Day Dash
Saturday, February 9
Green Lake Park
5900 W Green Lake Way N
Seattle, WA 98103

Join in this festive Valentine’s themed 5K that runs on the city streets surrounding Green Lake. Wear your Valentine’s Day colors or costume. Run as an individual or as part of a two-person team, then celebrate in the finish line festival area that will have free food and drink, exhibitors and more. Plus, kids 10 & under can participate in the FREE PCC Healthy Kids Little Heart Beet Run that takes place at 9:10am just before the main 5K. All kids in this event will receive a free bib with the #1 to wear and a free ribbon when they cross the finish line. Register online HERE.

Run 4 Her Heart 5K
Saturday, February 9
Emerald Ridge High School Campus
12405 184th St E
Puyallup, WA 98374

Run 4 Her Heart 5k benefits Go Red For Women, an organization that raises awareness about cardiovascular disease, and the Emerald Ridge High School Future Health Professionals Organization. Register online HERE.

Cupid’s Undie Run
Saturday, February 9
456 North 36th Street
Seattle, WA 98103

Cupid’s Undie Run takes runners on a 1 or so mile jog through the heart of Seattle’s Fremont district in their underwear! Pre- and post-run festivities are held at the Ballroom. Will the Lenin statue be wearing a pair of giant undies on the day of the race? Join in to find out! 21+. The run benefits the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Register online HERE.

Knock My Socks Off Singles & Couples 5K
Saturday, February 16
6565 Kimball Drive
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Run Solo OR as a team of 2. Spouses, parents & kids, friends… just remember, teams must finish the race together! Plus, the Little Hearts Kid’s 100 Meter Dash (ages 6 & under), and a Big Little Hearts 1000 Meter Run (9 & under). Kids runs are FREE. The run benefits Habitat for Humanity of Tacoma/Pierce County. Register online HERE.

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