Disneyland Half-Marathon Registration Open

DAPs Magic Disney News – by Mr. DAPs 

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Registration for the Disneyland Half-Marathon weekend is now open. The weekend includes several special events including the Half Marathon, the Disneyland 10K,  the Dumbo Double Dare, Family Fun Run 5k, Kids Races, Expo, and a Pasta Party. It will take place on the weekend of August 30-September 1, 2013. CLICK HERE to go to registration page. Events WILL fill quickly.

Descriptions of the events have been posted on the Run Disney website:

Sunday, September 1, 2013

5:30 a.m.

Start/Finish: Disneyland® Resort

 

Catch all the Disney fun on the most magical course on earth!

 

It’s the moment you’ve been training for. Your 13.1 mile run on a magical course in the Happiest Race on Earth takes you along legendary Main Street, U.S.A. in Disneyland® Park, through Disney California Adventure® Park, and then on to the streets of Anaheim. You’ll complete your Disneyland® Half Marathon race with an exciting finish near theDisneyland® Hotel. It all adds up to miles of smiles, unforgettable memories, and a perfect ending to a magicalDisneyland® Half Marathon Weekend.

The Disneyland® Half Marathon Highlights

  • Timed Half Marathon race
  • 13.1-mile course through Disneyland® Resort and the City of Anaheim, California
  • Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course
  • Family Reunion Area with live entertainment and characters at the Finish Line
  • Race within walking distance when you stay at a Disneyland® Resort Hotel
  • Event transportation included when you stay at a select Disneyland® Resort Good Neighbor Hotel

Disneyland® Half Marathon Race Participants Receive

  • Champion® Unisex Short-Sleeved Tech Shirt *
  • Finisher Medal*
  • Official Race Program Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register before July 1, 2013 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed race with live runner tracking signup for friends and family
  • Personalized results website

To receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal, you must register for the Dumbo Double Dare. Registering for the 10K and Half Marathon individually will not make you eligible to receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal.

Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers during the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants.

Saturday, August 31, 2013

6:15 a.m.

Start/Finish: Disneyland® Resort

Follow the path of the White Rabbit as he tries to catch up with Alice and the Mad Hatter when the InauguralDisneyland® 10K course picks up where the 5K course leaves off. This all-new event will take you into Cars Land atDisney California Adventure® Park and through Disneyland® Park before continuing on to the streets of Anaheim.

The Inaugural Disneyland® 10K Highlights

  • Timed 10K race
  • 10K course through Disneyland® Resort and the City of Anaheim, California
  • Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course
  • Race within walking distance when you stay at a Disneyland® Resort Hotel
  • Event transportation included when you stay at a select Disneyland® Resort Good Neighbor Hotel

Disneyland® 10K Race Participants Receive

  • Champion® Unisex Short-Sleeved Tech Shirt*
  • Finisher Medal*
  • Official Race Program Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register before July 1, 2013 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed race
  • Personalized results website

To receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal, you must register for the Dumbo Double Dare. Registering for the 10K and Half Marathon individually will not make you eligible to receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal.

Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.

*Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers during the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants.

Saturday, August 31 – Sunday, September 1, 2013

Start/Finish: Disneyland® Resort

If you think that a half marathon is just a walk in the park, put your endurance to the test and compete in the all-new Dumbo Double Dare! A 19.3-mile adventure held over two days, participants will run the Disneyland® 10K on Saturday, followed by the Disneyland® Half Marathon on Sunday. If you finish both races within the pacing requirements, you will be awarded the all-new Dumbo Double Dare medal in addition to your Half Marathon and 10K finisher medals.

You must register for the Dumbo Double Dare to receive the Dumbo medal upon completion of both races within the pacing requirements.

Dumbo Double Dare will feature:

  • Two courses through Disneyland® Resort and the City of Anaheim, California totaling 19.3 miles
  • Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course
  • Family Reunion Area with live entertainment and characters
  • Race within walking distance when you stay at a Disneyland® Resort Hotel
  • Event transportation included when you stay at a select Disneyland® Resort Good Neighbor Hotel

Race participants in the Dumbo Double Dare will receive:

  • Champion® Unisex Short-Sleeved Tech Shirts for the Half Marathon, 10K and Dumbo Double Dare*
  • Special Dumbo Double Dare finisher medal, along with Disneyland® Half Marathon and Disneyland® 10K finisher medals for completing the Half Marathon and 10K*
  • Official Race Program Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register by July 1, 2013 for name to appear on bib)*
  • On-course and post-race refreshments
  • ChronoTrack B-tag timed races, with live runner tracking signup for friends and family for the Half Marathon
  • Personalized results website

To receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal, you must register for the Dumbo Double Dare. Registering for the 10K and Half Marathon individually will not make you eligible to receive the Dumbo Double Dare Finisher Medal.

Dates, times and prices subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and tech shirt. Finisher medals will be distributed to finishers during the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants.

Saturday, August 31, 2013

5:30 a.m.

Start/Finish: Disneyland® Resort

Get ready to race through the Disneyland® Resort where you’ll be greeted by Alice and the Mad Hatter on your wacky journey though Wonderland. The Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K kicks off Saturday morning as you race a 5K course throughout the Disneyland® Resort. Adults, teens, and tweens are invited to join the fun. The Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K is great fun and a perfect warm-up for Sunday’s Half-Marathon.

Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K Highlights

  • 5K course through the Disneyland® Resort
  • Disney Characters and Entertainment on-course
  • Race within walking distance when you stay at a Disneyland® Resort Hotel
  • Event transportation included when you stay at a select Disneyland® Resort Good Neighbor Hotel

Disneyland® Family Fun Run 5K Participants Receive

  • 5K Unisex T-shirt*
  • 5K Finisher medallion*
  • Official Race Program Guide*
  • iGiftBag
  • Personalized bib (Must register by July 1, 2013 for name to appear on bib)*
  • Post-race refreshments

Dates, times, prices and inclusions subject to change. All races are subject to capacity limits and may close at any time.

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and t-shirt. Finisher medallions will be distributed to finishers during the race. None of these items will be mailed to registrants.

runDisney Kids Races

Saturday, August 31, 2013

10:00 a.m.

Location: Downtown Disney® District

A magical run for the youngest racers!

Every child eight and younger who participates in the runDisney Kids Races goes home a winner with finisher medals designed for the tiniest of runners. Encourage your child to join the excitement and sign up for any of the Kids’ Dashes during this fun-filled weekend. There’s even a Diaper Dash for crawlers! Space is limited.

runDisney Kids Races Age Groups

  • 12 months and under – Diaper Dash for crawlers
  • 1-3 years old – 100m dash
  • 4-6 years old – 200m dash
  • 7-8 years old – 400m dash

Kids Diaper Dash, 100m, 200m and 400m Participants Receive

  • runDisney Kids Races T-shirt*
  • Kids Race Finisher medallion*
  • Personalized race bib (Must register by July 1, 2013 for name to appear on bib)*
  • Post-race refreshments

Dates, times and prices subject to change. Some Kids Races event categories may fill up before others. Races are subject to capacity limits and can close at any time before the percentage can be updated.

* Participants must attend Packet Pick-up at Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo to receive their race packet, bib, and t-shirt. Finisher medallions will be distributed to finishers at the conclusion. None of these items will be mailed to registrants.

Friday, August 30 – 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 pm

Saturday, August 31 – 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 pm

Location: Disneyland® Hotel Exhibit Hall
One-stop headquarters for all your Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend needs!

Headquarters for everything you need to prepare for race weekend is at the Disneyland® Health & Fitness Expo at theDisneyland® Hotel Exhibit Hall. All runners must attend the Expo for race bib and packet pick-up. During this two-day Expo celebration, you’ll also be able to check out the latest in Official Disneyland® Half Marathon Merchandise, and get a sneak peek at the latest in fitness apparel, footwear, sunglasses, high-tech gadgets, and nutritional products.

 

Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend Expo Highlights

  • Packet Pick-Up (see Event Detail page for more info)
  • Official Race Merchandise
  • Latest in apparel and fitness equipment
  • High-tech gadgets and nutritional products
  • Speaker Series

 

Exhibitor Information

If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor at the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend Expo, please visit ourrunDisney Expo page.

 

Official Race Merchandise

A variety of Official Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend merchandise will be available for purchase at the Expo.

 

Click here to pre-purchase your commemorative items for pick up at the Expo, including Pins, Necklaces and Mickey Ears.

 

All event information is subject to change.

Saturday, August 31, 2013

6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Location: Disneyland® Park

Scrumptious buffet dinner inside Disneyland® Park PLUS photos and autographs with Disney characters!

Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner and say hello to your favorite Disney characters during the Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend Pasta in the Park Party! It’s a great way to add even more magic to your weekend. The Pasta in the Park Party, located inside Disneyland® Park, includes a scrumptious buffet dinner with self-seating, a live DJ, and special appearances by Disney characters eager to meet you. Space is limited, so reserve now!

Disneyland® Half Marathon Weekend Pasta Party Pricing:

With a Theme Park Ticket

  • $109.00 for Adults (ages 10 and up)*
  • $89.00 for Children (ages 3-9)*

Without a Theme Park Ticket

  • $79.00 for Adults (ages 10 and up)*
  • $59.00 for Children (ages 3-9)*

* A theme park ticket is required to enter this party.

The Pasta in the Park Party at the Disneyland® Half Marathon features

  • Buffet Pasta Dinner & Dessert at the Festival Arena inside Disneyland® Park (with cash bar available)
  • Live DJ with trivia
  • Character Meet & Greets
  • Twilight Ticket to Disneyland® Park (w/ticket option only)
  • Reserved Parade viewing on Satruday, August 31, 2013
  • Face painter and balloon artist
  • Commemorative giveaway at the Party

If you purchase a ticket for the Pasta in the Park Party WITH a theme park ticket, you’ll receive a Twilight Ticket to enter the party. This ticket can be used to enter Disneyland® Park for the Pasta in the Park Party anytime after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2013. If not used on August 31, 2013 then this ticket will expire on December 17, 2013.

If you are already an Annual Passholder, have purchased theme park tickets through a multi-day pass, or with your race registration and are already planning to be in the park that day, then that ticket will apply for entry to Pasta in the Park Party and you should purchase a Pasta in the Park Party WITHOUT a ticket.

Tickets are non-refundable. The above menu items are subject to change without notice. All the above is subject to availability. Children under 3 are free.

Mr. DAPs

Mr. DAPs

Founder at DAPs Magic
Mr. DAPs is the founder of DAPs Magic continues to run its day to day operations. He can be regularly found at Disneyland donning his hat and bow tie as he takes pictures and enjoys the Happiest Place on Earth. He is also a host on Geeks Corner - the Webshow and anchors news stories for DAPs Magic's YouTube channel. You can also find him posting regularly on Twitter and Instagram. He'd love to connect with you so make sure and say hi!
Mr. DAPs

Mr. DAPs

Mr. DAPs is the founder of DAPs Magic continues to run its day to day operations. He can be regularly found at Disneyland donning his hat and bow tie as he takes pictures and enjoys the Happiest Place on Earth. He is also a host on Geeks Corner - the Webshow and anchors news stories for DAPs Magic's YouTube channel. You can also find him posting regularly on Twitter and Instagram. He'd love to connect with you so make sure and say hi!

5 thoughts on “Disneyland Half-Marathon Registration Open

  • January 23, 2013 at 11:35 am
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    I’m registered for the Dumbo. Heard the 1/2 is already 92% sold out. Registration went super fast this year.

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  • January 23, 2013 at 11:43 am
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    Yes, it did. The 1/2 is now sold out actually! – Mr. DAPs

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  • January 23, 2013 at 11:44 am
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    Wow! That was fast. See you around Robert’s piano the week leading up to the race. Been way too long for us.

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