Participant Information

Kick start the Super Bowl Weekend Celebrations at Surf City!

We’re celebrating the greatest race, on the greatest day in America, and we want to celebrate with you – all weekend long! Join us on Friday and Saturday for our Active Lifestyle Expo. Bring your friends and family and check out local vendors, enjoy free sampling, maybe some last minute shopping and more! With a wide variety of exhibitors including the latest in run technology, nutrition, fitness, as well as local Huntington Beach businesses, it’s an exciting and interactive Expo that’s FREE to the public and has something for the whole family (YES, kids too!)

Important Runner Notice

All runners must attend the Active Lifestyle Expo to pick up their race number, event tee, tote and any other items you may need to compete in the Surf City Marathon or Half Marathon.

RACE DAY PACKET PICK-UP & REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE (unless a Surf City VIP Registration has been purchased)!

Please bring your ID and your signed waiver. All runners must pick up their own bib during the hours listed below.

Runners, come pick up:
– your bib & timing chip
– your shirt
– your tote bag!

Visitors: Join the fun!

The more the merrier, this is a family-friendly expo that is free and is fun for the entire family. Make it a Fun Family day!

Expo Hours

Friday, February 2, 2018 – 1PM to 7PM
Saturday, February 3, 2018 – 9AM to 5PM
Sunday, February 4, 2018 – Finish Line Festival 6AM to 12PM


Huntington Beach Parking Lot 21291 Pacific Coast Highway Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Between Beach and Huntington St., across from Hilton Waterfront

Registration for 2019 is Now Open
Run & Party on the Beach!

Registration is open for the 2019 Surf City Marathon and Half marathon. Run one of the most iconic courses in SoCal and then join us at the Sand Bar for post-race beverages!

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Event Partners

We’re proud to partner with these great brands to bring you an incredible event experience. Whether you’re drenched in sweat, dressed in costume or immersed in music, you've worked hard to get there and deserve to have the best time possible.
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The Waterfront Beach Resort