Sunday, March 16. Seattle St. Patrick’s Day Dash 3.5 Miles. Seattle. 8:30-9 a.m. wave starts. Through-city course is Seattle’s largest single-distance event; kids’ dash. www.stpatsdash.com
Saturday, March 22, 2014. FSRC Resolution Run #4 20K & 20 Miles. Steilacoom. 9 a.m. Last in the series, hot showers and food post-race; both distances certified. www.runfsrc.com, (253) 537-8712.
Sunday, March 23. Mercer Island Half Marathon*, 10K* & 5K*. Mercer Island.8:30 a.m. 10K is official “second seed” qualifier for Bloomsday; kids’ dash too. www.mercerislandhalf.com enter promo code "nwrunner5" for a $5 discount
Saturday, April 5. Skagit Valley Tulip Run 5 & 2 Milers. Burlington. 9:30 a.m. Courses run on soft surface trails and roads around Skagit Regional Airport. www.tuliprun.com
Saturday, April 5. Daffodil 5K Challenge. Tacoma, Puyallup, Sumner & Orting. Challenge includes 4 Pierce County cities and parade routes – run one or more! www.daffodil5kchallenge.com