Mississippi River Marathon

February 10, 2018 8am

Lake Village, AR to Greenville, MS


We’ve got some new things for 2018 hoping to offer something for everyone on race weekend. We hope between the seven events we offer you’ll find something to your liking and join us on February 10th, 2018.


Full Marathon

Starts in Lake Village, AR, crosses the halfway point on the Mississippi River Bridge and finishes into Greenville, MS

Mississippi River Half Marathon

Starts on the Mississippi River Bridge in Lake Village, AR and crosses over and finishes into Greenville, MS

Arkansas Half Marathon

New to 2018. Starts in Lake Village, AR with the full marathoners and finishes on the Mississippi River Bridge

Delta Double Half

New to 2018. Starts in Lake Village, AR with the full marathoners. The Arkansas Half Marathon will finish on the Mississippi River Bridge and ten feet beyond that will be the start to the Mississippi River Half Marathon. Created for those who might want to run to half marathons in two states on one day. 7 hour time limit for the Delta Double Half.

Mississippi River Marathon 5K

Starts and finishes at the finish line festival in Greenville, MS. This out and back course runs thru downtown Greenville.

Mississippi River Marathon 5K for Students

Same as 5K, but free for school aged students

Greenville One Mile Community Walk

Starts after the 5K and is free to community members

Lake Village One Mile Community Walk

Starts after the marathon runners pass thru town and is held in conjunction with the Kids Half Miles to Half Marathon program.

Please see tabs on the left for more information about each individual event or contact Race Director John Conner at mississippirivermarathon@gmail.com with any questions.

About the Mississippi River Marathon:

The Mississippi River Marathon offers the only marathon in the Mississippi Delta and a variety of opportunities that no other race in the world can offer. Our goal is first, for people across the nation, especially in the Delta communities, to get excited about healthy lifestyles by supporting and participating in our running events. Second, this marathon was created to help all children receive an excellent education by donating funds raised to Teach for America.

2018 Fundraising
Goal: $10,000
Community Sponsors
Community Partners