Mankato Marathon

Mankato Marathon
Date Oct 15, 2021 -
Oct 16, 2021
Distance 5k, 10k, Half-marathon, Marathon, Relay
Course Type Road

Race Information

Welcome to the heart of the Minnesota River Valley, where you will experience amazing fall views, great people and the boldest race you’ve been looking for. Mankato has no shortage of spectators to cheer you on, including cheer teams, aid stops and spectators. Mankato has definitely embraced this as a community event and pulled out all the stops! This race is known for the finish line in the heart of City Center Mankato, athletes get a fabulous finisher medal, and there's food and beer galore, music, and so much more for the young or maybe young at heart.

The Mankato Marathon was named the “Top Marathon Worth Traveling For in Minnesota”! The Mankato Half Marathon was also named a 2017 Top 20 Half Marathon and Top 10 Beautiful On-Course Scenery in the country by The BibRave 100.

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