Family Fun Run

Family Fun Run Overview

  • When is the race: Friday, March 2rd at 5:30pm
  • Where is the race: 8401 Marina Pkwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 | Click for Directions using Google Maps
  • Start/Finish Location: The Family Fun Run will start and finish at overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway at Grande Dunes Marina, one of the finest full-service boating facilities on the East Coast.
  • Participant Shirts: Each participant will receive a race t-shirt!
  • Packet Pick-up and On-Site Registration:
    • Thursday, March 1 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at the Myrtle Beach Marathon Health & Fitness Expo
    • Friday, March 2 from 11:00am to 3:30pm at the Myrtle Beach Marathon Health & Fitness Expo
    • Friday, March 2 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the race start/finish area (8401 Marina Pkwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572)
      • Please note that packet pick-up will not be available from 3:30-4:30pm due to location change

Course Information

  • Family Fun Run Course Map: Click Here
  • Course Description: The Family Fun Run will start on Marina Parkway at the traffic circle in front of the Grande Dunes Marina.
  • Aid Stations: Water and sports drink will be provided at each of the two aid station stops
  • Medical Support will be available at the start/finish line and on the course as needed
  • There is a 1 hour time limit to complete the race
  • Unofficial bicycles, skates, in-line skates, and skate boards are not allowed on the course. Strollers are allowed, but will need to start in the back.
  • Headphones are prohibited

Grande Dunes Myrtle Beach Marathon Kickoff Party

When: Friday, March 2 from 5:30-8:30pm
Where: Grande Dunes Resort

Whether you’re a Family Fun Run or 5k participant, a spectator, or a marathoner or half-marathoner gearing up for Saturday’s race, the Grande Dunes Myrtle Beach Marathon Kickoff Party is the best way to start race weekend!

Enjoy a beautiful spring evening on the Intracoastal Waterway, in and around the Grande Dunes Marina, with a live beach music band, a pre-race pasta dinner (for purchase), wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages (for purchase).

Additional information on the pre-race dinner menu and purchase options will be announced soon.