RACE DAY

No race day packet pickup or registration. Cash is not accepted for event merchandise purchases.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

PACKET PICKUP:
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RACE START TIMES:
7:55 AM – Marathon/Half Marathon Wheelchair athletes

  • Capitol Avenue at the front lawn of CT State Capitol Building

8:00 AM – Marathon/Half Marathon/Team 26.2 Relay

  • Capitol Avenue at the front lawn of CT State Capitol Building

8:00 AM – Charity 5K

  • Washington Street at Buckingham Street

9:30 AM – HMF FitKids Run

  • East of Bushnell Park (Elm Street at Pulaski Circle)

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

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ROAD CLOSURES

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SPECTATORS

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POST RACE PARTY

FINISH LINE EXPO & FESTIVITIES:
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM: Bushnell Park
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ATHLETE FOOD TENT:
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM: Served up fresh in the post race party. Refuel after an amazing race with delicious options.

MILE 27 BEER GARDEN:
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM: Enjoy ice cold beer from Samuel Adams, Truly Hard Seltzer and Angry Orchard Cider while listening to live music on the Powerstation Events Bushnell Park stage! One free beer per participant 21+ (photo ID required). Additional beer available for purchase.

AWARDS:
Top overall finishers will receive their commemorative awards at the finish line on Trinity Street, immediately following their race. All other awards recipients can pick up their prize at the Results/Awards Area in Bushnell Park.

CHARITY VILLAGE:
Come meet the Official Charities of the Eversource Hartford Marathon!

PERKS

BAGGAGE CHECK:
Complimentary baggage check will be available for all registered participants in the Bushnell Theater, located at 166 Capitol Avenue. ONLY official clear race issued bags will be accepted.

Opens at 6:00 AM, all checked bags must be picked up by 2:30 PM

RACE PHOTOS:
Official race photographers will be on site capturing the action on the course and at the finish line. Details on how to redeem a complimentary photo and purchase additional ones will be sent out following the event.

PACE TEAMS:
ProHealth Physicians Pace teams are available for the marathon and half marathon. Pace leaders will assemble in the race start area 15 minutes prior to race start.

FREEDOM POINT:
Freedom Point, presented by Bank of America, is a designated hospitality area in Bushnell Park provided as a thank you to active duty military, Reserve, National Guard and veterans and their families. Military ID required.

PRE & POST RACE STRETCHING:
Provided in Bushnell Park by Hartford HealthCare Rehabilitation Network.

ATHLETE TRACKING:
Track family and friends on race day using complimentary athlete tracking. Details…