With many exciting vendors, interactive displays, samples, and great bargains on apparel, equipment and more, the expo is an exciting event you won’t want to miss.

All participants must pick up their own bib number, race shirt and ¼ zip (full and half marathon participants only) at the expo on Friday or Saturday during regular expo hours. If you’re unable to attend the expo to pick up your bib number and race shirt, you may authorize someone to pick up your items for you. This person must come with a photocopy or electronic copy of your photo ID. 

The Shoppes at Carlsbad
Southwest corner of the parking lot near the intersection of Marron and Monroe
2525 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Friday, January 15 12 to 5 PM
Saturday, January 16

10 AM to 5 PM


The races also finish at The Shoppes at Carlsbad, where finishers can relax, celebrate and reunite with loved ones.  Post-race festivities include live music, refreshments and a beer garden for participants age 21 and older with proper ID. 

Sunday, January 17 7 AM to noon




The expo is very popular and all participants must attend to get their own bib numbers, timing chips, race shirts and 1/4 zips before race day. The expo is also free and open to the public. Booths come with a table and chairs and with booth pricing starting as low as $895, what are you waiting for—save your spot today!

If children and/or parents are your target market, then the Kids Marathon Mile is just for you! Purchase a booth at this exciting event for only $500 and reach more than 3,000 expected participants and their families.

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