AFC Expo/Packet Pickup

With many vendors, interactive displays, samples and great bargains on apparel, equipment and more, the AFC Expo/Packet Pickup is an exciting event for everyone to get energized and ready for race day! 

Participants must pick up their own bib number and race shirt at the one-day expo during regular expo hours. If you’re unable to attend the expo to pick up your bib number and race shirt, see additional instructions here.

Location: Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

Date: Saturday, August 19, 2023

Hours: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM




Both the half marathon and 5K finish at beautiful Balboa Park (near the intersection of Park Boulevard and Presidents Way), where finishers can relax, celebrate and reunite with loved ones. Post-race festivities include music, refreshments and a beer garden for participants age 21 and older with proper ID. 

Location: Balboa Park (near the intersection of Park Boulevard and Presidents Way)

Date: Sunday, August 20, 2023

Hours: 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM



Meet and interact with active, affluent achievers and spectators at the Expo and/or Finish Line Festival.  Both events are free to participants, open to the public and a great place to interact with consumers!

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