The most recent edition of this event was on 26 November 2017.
The Foxton Beach Fun Run on Sunday, 2 November 2014, starting from the Foxton Beach Surf Club, is organised by the Foxton Lions Club.
There are 20km and 10km & 5km fun run/walk events. The 20km & 10km events go along the beach to Himatangi. The 5km events go south along the beach and turn up the estuary. All of the events are out and back courses with marshals along the way.
Proceeds from this event go to the Foxton Surf Club, Manawatu Coast Guard and Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter.