Race Weekend Quick Facts
CHANGE DISTANCE: The last day to change your distance online was MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2019 AT 11:59 PM. If you would like to change your distance before the race, please visit the Customer Service Table at the Bull City Race Fest Expo on Saturday, October 19 between 11 AM and 5 PM.
DEFERRALS: The deferral deadline was THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2019 AT 11:59 PM. Deferrals are no longer being accepted. NO exceptions will be made!
RACE START TIMES
HALF MARATHON: 7:30 AM
5 MILE RUN: 8:00 AM
1 MILER: 8:05 AM
PARTICIPANT EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS
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FOOD TRUCK RODEO
The Bull City Race Fest features a Food Truck Rodeo as part of our post race festival. Curious on what local eats you’ll be able to try after the race? Check out the list below!
454 Grill: featuring gourmet grilled sandwiches!
The Rockin Moroccan: featuring falafel, gyros, & more!
Thangs, Wangs, & Waffles: featuring whole wings, unique waffles, & more!
Ecology Coffee: featuring speciality coffee drinks!
Corner Boys BBQ: featuring innovative BBQ!
Gnam Gnam Gelato: featuring decadent, authentic Italian gelato!
Due to emergency road maintenance to correct a safety hazard identified by the City of Durham’s Public Works Department, the Bull City Race Fest Half Marathon and 5 Mile Run runners will no longer be running the original course. An updated course map is available below. Read more about the construction here.
There are two parking decks available within a 5-minute walk of the start/finish area for runners and spectators.
The best parking is available at:
EXPO PACKET PICK-UP
EXPO PACKET PICK-UP:
- Saturday, October 19th: 11 AM – 5 PM at the Durham Convention Center (301 W Morgan St, Durham, NC 27701)
Please note: There will be NO race day packet pick-up! You MUST attend the expo to pick up your packet. There will be no exceptions!
Parking: There is $5 special event weekend parking available in the parking deck across the street from the Durham Convention Center. There is free weekend parking in the parking deck at the corner of Morgan St & Rigsbee Ave. There is also plenty of free street parking in Durham within walkable distance of the Durham Convention Center.