It’s the last weekend of October, and there are plenty of races right before Halloween.
Saturday, Oct. 29
Austin Peay State University Homecoming 5K Run, 8 a.m., in front of the Clement Building on the main campus, College Street, Clarksville, Tenn.
YMCA Scarecrow Run, Mayfield-Graves County YMCA, located at 1545 Cuba Road, Mayfield, Ky. The 1-Mile starts at 8:45 a.m., with the 5K at 9:15 a.m. (Entry form on this site)
Cat’s Run for Kettles 10K and 10K relay, 8:30 a.m., Noble Park and Greenway Trail, Paducah, Ky. (entry form on this site)
Graves County Cross Country Eagles Twilight, Mayfield, Ky., 5 p.m., elementary (K-5); 5:15 p.m., coaches meeting; 5:30 p.m., middle girls; 6 p.m., middle boys; 6:30 p.m., varsity girls; and 7:15 p.m., varsity boys. For more details, call Ken Harrison, 270-252-4558, or Joey Elder, 270-705-9326.
Zombie Buffet 5K, Nashville, Tenn.
Sunday, Oct. 30
Clarksville Pub Run 5K, 3 p.m., Franklin Street, downtown Clarksville, Tenn. Costume run! Registration is from 2-2:50 p.m. on the top floor of Blackhorse Pub and Brewery. This is a social fun run only, not a competitive race. Cost is $5 only if you want a beer after the run; otherwise, the event is free, and complimentary soda, water and tea will be available after the run.