If you’re into fitness you’re going to want to know about the 15th Annual Myrtle Beach Marathon Weekend taking place the weekend of February 16-18, 2012. Whether you’re coming here for a vacation or you’re in the area for business, you’re welcome to join in any of the marathon weekend events happening close to our Myrtle Beach hotels.
It’s easy to register online for any of the events taking place on marathon weekend. As in the past there are other events and races taking place this same weekend. The BI-LO Marathon, Dasani Half Marathon, RBC Bank 5K Run/Walk and Ripley’s Family Fun Run are all going on this weekend with a post race party at the House of Blues on Saturday, Feb. 18 for adults 21 and up. Register early for big savings and remember to check in at the Spirit Airlines Runners Expo. The Expo will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, February 16 and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, February 17.
The BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon and Dasani half marathon will be held at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, February 18 and will begin at the intersection of 21st Avenue North and Grissom Parkway. The RBC Bank 5K will begin at 7 p.m. Friday, February 17 at Broadway at the Beach near Ripley’s Aquarium. The Ripley’s Family Fun Run will start at 5:30 p.m. Friday, February 17 at Broadway at the Beach near Ripley’s Aquarium.