San Francisco Event | San Francisco Marathon
The San Francisco Marathon is a popular San Francisco Event that attracts runners from around the world.
Runners come from around the world come to participate in the San Francisco Marathon.
About the San Francisco Marathon:
On race day, the streets near our San Francisco Hotel will be filled with more than 20,000 participants and 80,000 spectators for the San Francisco Marathon. This Event attracts both elite and beginning runners, and offers beautiful views all along the race course.
The San Francisco Marathon takes you by the waterfront, over the Golden Gate Bridge, past City landmarks, and through historic neighborhoods. Along with the views, runners can also enjoy the beautiful Bay Area weather. It’s easy to see why this marathon is so popular with runners from around the country.
The San Francisco Marathon takes place on July 31st, but there are several other Events that take place during the Race Weekend, which runs from July 29th through July 31. Two half marathons, a 5k, and an Ultramarathon are also available to participants. The Race Expo is another popular feature of Race Weekend.
The Race Expo gives attendees a chance to learn about health and fitness products, get advice, take part in health screenings, and more. Runners must pick up their race packets and bibs at the Expo. A third party can pick up the packets for runners if they have a copy of the runner’s photo ID and race confirmation email.
After the race, runners can grab a beer at the Embarcadero Beer Garden and party at the Finish Line Festival. These fun events are the perfect way to unwind after the race. If you’d like to register for the marathon or for any of the other Race Weekend events, visit the San Francisco Marathon website where you can register online, and find information about race rules and other information.
Hotel Union Square is ideally located near this and other San Francisco Events. Our San Francisco Hotel is also near Dining, Shopping, and Attractions. Planning a visit to attend the San Francisco Marathon or other Events? View our current Special Offers and then call 415.397.3000.