Race Details

The Milwaukee Marathon starts and finishes at the newly-constructed Bucks’ Live Block entertainment complex in the heart of Milwaukee on Saturday, April 6th! We’ll be updating this website regularly with new information, so be sure to stay up to date by joining our email list.

The Course

Marathon

The Marathon course starts and finishes at Live Block in downtown Milwaukee and showcases some of the best sights Milwaukee has to offer, including the Lake Michigan Waterfront, Washington Park, Mitchell Park and the Menomonee River Waterfront.

*This will be a USATF-certified course and a Boston Marathon qualifier!

START TIME: 7:00 AM

Detailed course map including elevation change coming soon.

Half Marathon

The Half Marathon course starts and finishes at Live Block in downtown Milwaukee and takes runners through the heart of downtown Milwaukee, across the Milwaukee River and over to the Lake Michigan Waterfront before journeying through some of Milwaukee’s most beloved neighborhoods.

START TIME: 7:30 AM

Detailed course map including elevation change coming soon.

5K

The 5K flows from Live Block, through Downtown until reaching the the Lake Michigan Waterfront. From there, runners will turn around near the Art Museum before returning to Live Block and the festival.

START TIME: 8:00 AM

Detailed course map including elevation change coming soon.

Packet Pick-up

Packet pick-up will be held on Friday, April 5th at Live Block from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. More details will be posted here as the race gets closer.

The After-Party

The Milwaukee Marathon doesn’t end at the finish line – the fun continues with an awesome after-party leading into the 4:00 p.m. Milwaukee Bucks game with food, entertainment, and beer, which includes a free beer for all runners 21 and older! The marathon winners will also be recognized at half court during the Bucks game the evening of the race! More details about the post-race festivities are coming soon!

Directions

Both the start and finish lines are conveniently located in downtown Milwaukee at Live Block right in front of the Fiserv Forum, home of the Milwaukee Bucks!

Parking

Ample parking is conveniently located steps from the start and finish lines at the 5th Street Parking Structure! More parking options in the area can be found by clicking here.

Race Results

We’ll post the results of the race right here immediately following the event!

2018 Results: Race moved to April 2019
2017 Results: Marathon | Half Marathon | 5K
2016 Results: Marathon | Half Marathon | 5K
2015 Results: All Races

Ready To Run?

Reserve your spot today at the Milwaukee Marathon!