- Historic Salisbury's OT5k, coinciding with Historic Salisbury Foundation's tour of historic home, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10th in downtown Salisbury. There will also be a 1/2-mile family fun run, so bring the kids. -Thanks, @scubasue09!
- Home Run 2009, also this Saturday, brought to you by the Regional HIV/AIDS Consortium. The race will take place on the McAlpine Creek Greenway 5k cross country course and will also offer a one mile fun run.
- Hopebuilders 5k, this Saturday, at the Carolinas Medical Center, just south of downtown (or is it uptown?). There will be a post-race family festival.
- 5th Annual Oktoberfest Footrace 10k & 5k, in downtown Hickory. All net proceeds will be sent to the Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministries.
- United Way Run for Life - Fun Run/5K/10K, this Saturday in Concord. Suitable for everyone, but if you're a firefighter, police officer, or EMS person you are eligible for a special award if you're the fastest.
- “Wake the Library” 5K & Fun Run, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. -Thanks, @scubasue09!
Have a great weekend, whether you race or not.