Feb 08 - 10 2019
Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend

Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend

Presented by Birmingham Marathon Inc. at Railroad Park

In its 18th year, the Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend of events has become a Birmingham tradition. The event has helped raise millions of dollars for local charities throughout its history.

12:00 pm – 7:00 pm – UAB Callahan Eye Hospital & Clinics Health and Fitness Expo & Packet Pickup -Boutwell Auditorium. Entrance into the Expo is free to the public. Everyone is welcome and the Good People Brewing Co. Beer Garden is open all day for your pleasure!

8:30 am – 6:00 pm – UAB Callahan Eye Hospital & Clinics Health and Fitness Expo & Packet Pickup-Boutwell Auditorium

8:00 am – 9:00 am – Regions Superhero 5K – Railroad Park. There is a 1 hour time limit to complete the Regions Superhero 5K.

10:00 am – The Bell Center EIP Children’s Run – Railroad Park

11:00 am – 12:30 pm – The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama Kids Mercedes-Benz Marathon – Railroad Park. 5th graders will begin at 11:00 a.m. followed by each descending grade in 10 minute increments

7:02 am – Mercedes-Benz Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay begin in Railroad Park. The Half Marathon has a four hour time limit. The Marathon has a six hour time limit. All Sunday events benefit the children at The Bell Center For Early Intervention Programs.

9:00 am – 2:00 pm – JIM ‘N NICK’S Bar-B-Q Bar-B-Q Post Race Party & Awards Ceremony – Boutwell Auditorium. Family and friends may purchase a $10 Bar-B-Q meal ticket. Quantities are limited so buy them early during the Expo at the Mercedes Marathon Gear store. Live entertainment begins at 9:00 a.m.

Awards Ceremony will take place between 11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Admission Info

Registration is now open.

Dates & Times

2019/02/08 - 2019/02/10

Location Info

Railroad Park

1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233