general event information
Big D - The name says it all!
This is your opportunity to run one of the most scenic courses in America! Start and end on the historic grounds of the great State Fair of Texas. Begin and end your journey in the shadow of the Cotton Bowl. The marathon course will be mostly flat with one hill near mile 3. You will enjoy the beauty of White Rock Lake and return on our new Sante Fe Trail.
Packet Pickup & Late Registration
Saturday April 9, 2015 - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Academy Sports + Outdoors Dallas - 8050 Forest Ln, Dallas, TX 75243 (at Central Expwy next to Home Depot)
Academy Sports + Outdoors Fort Worth - 6101 - I-20, Fort Worth, TX 76132 (at Bryant Irvin Rd)
Academy Sports + Outdoors West Plano - 3305 Dallas Pkwy, Suite 301, Plano, TX 75093 (at Parker)
- Race Day - You may also get your packet race day at the event. Please note that packet pickup will start at 6:00 a.m.
- You see Dallas in spring. It is never more beautiful!
- The best water stations ever!
- Flat fast courses!
- Course time limit for both half & marathon - 6 1/2 hours
- Chip Timing with the chip in the bib
- Local convenient Packet pickup and race day registration & pickup!
- Ride DART to Fair Park
- Tons of Free parking at Fair Park
- Big D party afterwards
- Event runner's tech shirts for all entrants.
- Special Big D finisher medal for full and half marathoners
After Race Party Like No Other!
customer serviceTelephone: +1 817 706 0368
Sunday, April 10, 2016
6:00am - Packet Pickup & Late Registration
7:30am - Marathon and Half Start
8:45am - Post-Race Party
10:45am - Half Marathon Awads
2:00pm - Marathon & Half Courses Close
The Grand Place Building at Fair Park in Dallas, TX
1300 Robert B Cullum Blvd Dallas, TX 75210-2364
$85 - Through October 31, 2015
$95 - November 1 through December 31, 2015
$105 - January 1 through March 15, 2016
$115 - March 16 through April 6, 2016
$125 - April 7 - through Race Day
Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. No exceptions.
There will are no service fees!
Save money and take the challenge!
Half Marathon Fees
$70 - Through October 31, 2015
$80 - November 1 through December 31, 2015
$85 - January 1 through March 15, 2016
$95 - March 16 through April 6, 2016
$100 - April 7 - through Race Day
Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. No exceptions. There will be a service fee added to your entry fee.