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Myrtle Beach Marathon

March 6, 2021

Race Day Details

Plan your next racecation at the beach and join us for the 24th annual Myrtle Beach Marathon on March 6, 2021! Enjoy a weekend full of events including: a beachfront Health and Wellness Expo, full marathon, half marathon, 5K, family fun run, and two post-race celebrations!

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Runner Testimonials

“I LOVED this event. The organization was TOP NOTCH. I thought the course was thoughtful, the medal & shirt were good quality, and the volunteers were phenomenal. This course got better and better with each mile.”

– First Time Marathon Runner

“I enjoy the atmosphere and camaraderie amongst the runners and having so much support and encouragement along the route from volunteers and fans.”

– Seasoned Racer

“The Myrtle Beach Marathon was a great experience from beginning to end. I loved the Expo and the race. The entire experience was fantastic!”

– Local Myrtle Beach Resident

Best Marathons in Myrtle Beach


Whether you’re looking to qualify for the Boston Marathon or you’re planning a fun running weekend getaway with the family, the Myrtle Beach Marathon course is the perfect place to start! With only 25 feet of elevation gain, you’ll tour one of the East Coast’s top vacation towns while earning your PR. Start near Broadway at the Beach, race along Ocean Blvd, and finish at Pelicans Ballpark for a post-race extravaganza!

Post-Race Party

Cross the finish line and celebrate your accomplishment at the Pelicans Ballpark post-race party! Recover with a team of massage therapists, say cheers with free beer, and enjoy live music from a Carolina favorite, Liquid Pleasure! Runners and spectators alike are encouraged to cheer on fellow racers at this family-friendly event that lasts all day long!

Myrtle Beach Marathon Celebration
Myrtle Beach Marathons

Evening Celebrations

Here at the Myrtle Beach Marathon, we believe in not one, but two post-race parties! Continue your race celebration at the Post-Race Power Hour, located in the heart of Broadway at the Beach. All runners and volunteers can enjoy complimentary beer and music at this Power Hour event from 5:30pm-6:30pm.

Explore Myrtle Beach

While in Myrtle Beach, enjoy more than 60 miles of beautiful coastline and thousands of fun activities and attractions. Catch a ride on the iconic SkyWheel, stroll down the oceanfront boardwalks, or explore, shop, and dine at Broadway at the Beach, all while experiencing true Southern hospitality.

Myrtle Beach running views

2020 Race Partners

Brittain Resorts
Fleet Feet Myrtle Beach
Grande Dunes
Ketel One Botanical