IT’S MORE THAN JUST A RACE!  

The Novant Health Charlotte Marathon Running Festival brings runners of all ages and levels together. Whether you run the 5K or the marathon, everyone crosses the same finish line and celebrates together at the citywide festival in Romare Bearden Park!

You can check out our blog to learn more about the full experience, including the:
  • Group events & training
  • Ambassador program
  • Course preview runs
  • Health & Wellness Expo
  • FIVE different race distances: the marathon (26.2), the half marathon (13.1), the five-person marathon relay, the 5K (3.1), and the kid’s 1-mile & marathon program
  • Post-Race Festival
  • After-Party at Run for Your Life
Ready to experience the Novant Health Charlotte Marathon Running Festival for yourself? Pick your distance and sign up today!