Yearly Events

Cardinal Greenways hosts many events each year, from competitive races to casual family-friendly events. 

Cardinal 5K

June 25, 2022

This is the second event of the 2022 Cardinal Summer Series. We’ll have concurrent events in both Muncie and Marion. Muncie will host a timed competitive 5K run/walk event, while Marion will have a non-competitive family run/walk, each starting and ending at their respective Depots.

Cardinal Ride

July 30, 2022

This is the second event of the 2022 Cardinal Summer Series. We’ll have concurrent events in both Muncie and Marion. Muncie will offer multiple routes and distances up to 100 miles beginning and ending at the Muncie Depot – special awards will be given to those who complete 100 miles! Marion will host a Family Fun Ride with a single route starting and finishing at the Marion Depot.

Cardinal Walk

September 10, 2022

The Cardinal Walk is the third event of the 2022 Cardinal Summer Series. The Walk takes place in both Muncie and Marion, offering a non-competitive event for people of all ages and abilities with a focus on family fun!

BikeTOURberfest

September 30 & October 1, 2022

BikeTOURberfest is our autumn cycling event highlighting the beautiful Wayne County section of the Cardinal Greenway. Choose from multiple route distances, combining the Greenway and beautiful fall colors on scenic country roads with stops on each route will help get you through. Not a cyclist?Participate in the three mile fun run/walk!

Turkey Trot

November 24, 2022

Turkey Trot is Cardinal Greenways’ classic Thanksgiving Walk/Run. The non-competitive event is for walkers and runners, and their dogs too, of all ages and abilities. Beginning at the Historic Wysor Street Depot at 8:00 a.m., participants have the option of walking or running different routes along the beautiful Cardinal Greenway and the scenic White River Greenway.  We ask that you bring a non-perishable food item. Participants are encouraged to wear something fun to show their Thanksgiving/Turkey Trot spirit. Hot cider, coffee, fruit and other refreshments are served at the Depot. It’s a fun event from beginning to end!