We all have something to celebrate!

Maybe it’s a new job, good health or family and friends. Celebration Run is a premier Half Marathon & 10K that empowers each participant on his or her journey.

From the starting line party to the finish line festival, we will keep you motivated and motivated as we celebrate together. This is more than just a race – it’s a celebration!

This family friendly event also has a Kids Fun Run – the whole fam can get in on the action!

Mission Beach / Bay Area

After a great day of running and celebrating, head across the street to Belmont Park where you can ride the historic Giant Dipper roller coaster or rent a bike and cruise the beach boardwalk.

If you’re looking for a place to relax and have a great lunch, there are several great bars and restaurants also located within the Belmont Park area and next to the Boardwalk.

November 5, 2017

5:30 am
Race Day Packet Pick-up Begins

7:00 am
Official Start of Celebration Run 1/2 Marathon & 10K
Bonita Cove in Mission Bay

8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Celebration Nation Finish Line Party
Bonita Cove in Mission Bay

10:00 am
Celebrate Kids Fun Run
Bonita Cove in Mission Bay

A Medal Worthy of Your Achievement

Bikini beach babes & board short surfer dudes will drape this beautiful finishers’ medal around your neck as you cross the finish line after the 1/2 Marathon and 10K, solidifying your accomplishment.

Here’s the 2016 medals!

Kids get in on the fun, too! All Fun Run participants receive a colorful rubber Celebration Medal to mark their achievement!

 Celebration Nation Finish-Line Festival

Celebrate your accomplishment with your family, friends, and fellow runners at the hottest finish line festival around.

Refuel with refreshments and post-race treats from our sponsors and local vendors, pop some bubbly or sip a beer in our beer garden (21+ only), and enjoy live entertainment for the entire family.