Though created for kids ages 13 and under, everyone is welcome to participate! Moms, dads and big kids are invited to join the fun in this non-competitive 1-mile run/walk through LEGOLAND® California.

Event Schedule

6:30 AM – LEGOLAND parking lot opens (parking is free at this time with no re-entry)
6:45 AM – Event day registration
7:45 AM – Mile races start

Immediately following the mile races, registered participants will be treated to light refreshments and family-friendly entertainment.


Included In Your Registration

– Souvenir event T-shirt
– Finisher’s medal
– BOGO Offer! Get (1) free 1-Day LEGOLAND only, LEGOLAND + SEA LIFE Hopper or LEGOLAND + Water Park Hopper ticket WITH the purchase of (1) 1-Day LEGOLAND only ($129*), LEGOLAND + SEA LIFE Hopper ($149*) or LEGOLAND + Water Park Hopper ticket ($154*) (*valid 1/13/24 – 4/30/24 and subject to change).
– Opportunity to upgrade paid ticket to an annual membership

Registration Fee

– October 1, 2023 through October 31, 2023 – $35*
– November 1, 2023 – January 11, 2024 – $40*
– Event Day – $45* 
*Plus processing fees. 

Race Course

The Kids Marathon Mile will start just outside of the LEGOLAND main entrance along the Tyke Hike. The course will continue into LEGOLAND, making a loop of the park, exiting and finishing outside the park along the Tyke Hike. All the pre-and post-race activities will occur in LEGOLAND’s lower parking lot.

Start Line Staging

To ensure the safety of all participants and allow for maximum enjoyment, the one-mile races will start using a wave start.

Please note: No late starters will be allowed, so be sure you’re at the event and ready to race by 7:45 AM.


Pre-Race Packet Pickup and Registration Event

Save time on event day and pick up bib numbers and T-shirts ahead of time! New registrations will also be taken at this event.

Saturday, January 6, 2024, from 9 AM to 12 PM

In Motion Events
1782 La Costa Meadows Drive, Ste 102
San Marcos, CA 92078

We have additional pickup options here if you cannot attend the Pre-Race Packet Pickup Event. 

Other Important Event Details

  • The Kids Marathon Mile is just for fun. It is not officially timed, awards are not presented, and results will not be posted.
  • Only paid participants and companions will be allowed on the course. Many event volunteers will be on hand to participate with the kids and help keep them on course.
  • There will be several thousand children and their parents at this event. Upon arrival on event day, develop a plan with your family in case you become separated.
  • Children will enjoy light refreshments and family-friendly entertainment after their event.
  • Complimentary refreshments will be available for registered participants only.
  • This event will take place rain or shine.
  • Please leave all pets at home. Dogs (except service dogs) are not allowed at LEGOLAND®.
  • No roller skates, inline skates, scooters, skateboards, bikes, or other such devices are allowed.

LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick configurations, the Minifigure and LEGOLAND are trademarks of the LEGO Group. ©2017 The LEGO Group.

   Our Sponsors