Every mile is magic when you runDisney!
runDisney is a series of events that provides runners the unique opportunity to run through Disney Theme Parks at theWalt Disney World® Resort in Florida, Disneyland® Resort in California, and now Disneyland® Paris in France, earn Disney-themed finisher medals, experience legendary Disney entertainment & Guest Service, and ultimately celebrate their accomplishments with a Disney vacation.
runDisney offers something for the whole family! While marathon and half marathon races headline each runDisney weekend, other offerings include Disney-themed kids races and family fun run 5ks, plus health and fitness expos with guest speakers, product demonstrations and official race merchandise! From the diaper dash to the 48.6-mile Dopey Challenge, there truly is something for everyone at runDisney.
Walt Disney World Resort Race Weekends
Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend– January 4-8, 2017
The Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna® is the signature runDisney race weekend. Whether you are a first-time runner or a looking for a distinctly different challenge, there is something for everyone. Events include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, Family Fun Run 5K and Kids Races. And those looking for something more, there is the 39.3-mile Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge or the 48.6-mile Dopey Challenge.
Registration opens April 26, 2016
Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend – February 23-26, 2017
Fairytales do come true. One mile at a time. The Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend brings women of all ages together to participate in a magical event designed just for them. The Disney Princesses are the inspiration for the weekend’s events, which include the Half Marathon, Enchanted 10K, Royal Family 5K, Kids Races, and the 19.3-mile Glass Slipper Challenge.
Registration opens July 12, 2016
Disney Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Dark Side – April 20 – 23, 2017
The Inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side –
at the Walt Disney World® Resort promises to be a weekend of galactic fun! May the Force Be With You as you encounter Storm Troopers and more! Races include the Star Wars Half Marathon, Star Wars10K, Star Wars 5K, and the runDisney Kids Races and the the Star Wars Dark Side Challenge!
Registration opens August 9
Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend – November 3-6, 2016
Join the weekend celebration and put yourself in the middle of all the fun during the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend! From the Half Marathon, 10K, Lumiere’s Two Course Challenge and Mickey’s Jingle Jungle 5K to the Kids Races, top off the weekend with an exclusive Finish Line Party at the Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival.
Registration opens March 29, 2016
Disneyland Resort Race Weekends
Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – The Light Side – January 12-15, 2017
May the Force be with you during the all-new Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend presented by Sierra Nevada Corporation at the Disneyland® Resort. It’s a weekend journey to a galaxy far, far away featuring various runs, special events, Disney entertainment, your favorite Star Wars and Disney characters to cheer you along the course, and much, much more!
Registration opens June 14
Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend – May 5-8, 2016
Disneyland Resort becomes Never Land for a magical weekend especially for Fairies and Princesses. It starts with a Family Fun Run 5k, the all-new Tinker Bell 10K and Kids Races and culminates with a 13.1-mile run that weaves you through the Disneyland Resort. Just follow the second star to the right!
2017 Race Dates May 11-14, 2017, Registration opens September 20
Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend – September 1-4, 2016
It’s the place where runners’ dreams come true and you’re invited to join the fun during the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend at the Disneyland Resort. Put yourself in the middle of all the excitement with the Half Marathon, Disneyland 10K, the 19.3-mile Dumbo Double Dare, Kids Races, and the Family Fun Run 5K. Come join the Happiest Race on Earth!
Super Hero Half Marathon Weekend – November 10-13, 2016
Break out your inner Super Hero and team up with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes during the Super Heroes Half Marathon at the Disneyland® Resort. Put your skills to the test with a Half Marathon, Infinity Gauntlet Challenge, Dr. Strange 10K and Captain America 5K.
Registration opens April 12
Disneyland Paris Race Weekends
Be a part of the very first Disneyland Paris Half Marathon weekend with a fabulous 13.1 mile run through 2 Disney Parks. Events include a Half Marathon, Disneyland Paris 5K and Kids Race, along with a Kick-off party, Fitness Expo and more.
Bookings Available October 6, 2015! Click here to request a quote.