Running and Fitness Expo Details


The Running and Fitness Expo takes place on the Friday and Saturday (race day). It showcases The Best that Charlottesville has to Offer and brings together many local vendors and exhibitors and offers live music and a post-race party for all the runners and visitors. The Expo is open to visitors and runners alike. Families and friends are all welcome.

The Running and Fitness Expo is located at historic Court Square, the start and finish location.


White Claw Hard Seltzer

The all natural sparkling seltzer water with 5% alcohol and a hint of honest-to-goodness fruit.


Post-race Party!

Stick around for the post-race party with music, food, local vendors and great fun.


Historic Court Square!

Don't miss out one of the most historic and beautiful finish lines and Expo locations in the Country!


Family Fun!

Get them running early! With the Kids K at 8:00am, the race has something to do for everyone in the family.

Expo Schedule

Friday, April 6: 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Saturday, April 7: 8:30am to 1:00pm

Music & Post race party: 8:30am to 12:30pm

White Claw will be on site! You MUST be 21 and MUST have your ID in order to receive your sample of White Claw included with your bib. Support Hands and Voices by purchasing White Claw cans for $3 (CASH ONLY) and don't forget to bring cash!

Expo Location

The outdoor Expo is located at historic Court Square (start and finish location), one of the oldest historic sites in Charlottesville. Court Square is located at the intersection of Jefferson St and 4th St in Downtown Charlottesville. Dining and shopping is readily available on the historic pedestrian Downtown Mall, only two blocks from Court Square


Vendors Lineup

Check out the lineup of Expo Vendors: the Best that Charlottesville has to offer! All the vendors are local to the Charlottesville area and they are experts on health and wellness. They are on-site to provide information and resources for the runners on how to navigate the best that Charlottesville has to offer.

Expo Vendors Lineup

Things to do in Downtown Charlottesville

The historic Downtown Mall in Charlottesville offers a wide variety of lodging, restaurants, music, breweries and families activities, alongside several historical sites, such as Court Square, the start and finish location. The historic Downtown Mall is only two blocks away from the start and finish location. Parking is available at several locations adjacent to the Downtown Mall

Parking locations

Enrich your Marathon experience with a great dinner, night out or shopping within walking distance .

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