Participant Limits | Race Day Schedule | Course Info & Maps | Event Location, Parking, & Directions | Hotel & Travel
As race day approaches, to manage resources properly, a cap may be imposed. So register sooner rather than later!
6:30 am to 7:15 am – Onsite Race Day Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration. You will not be able to pick up your packet if you arrive after 7:15 am. Many of our volunteers also run the race so they need a chance to visit the portalet line and prepare before the 7:30 am half marathon start too!
7:00 am – Kids' 100 Yard Dash start
7:10 am - Line-up for the Half Marathon.
7:30 am – Half Marathon start
7:45 am – 5K start
8:45 am (approximately) – 5K awards
10:30 am (approximately) – Half Marathon awards
11:30 am – Course closes
Participants will enjoy a beautiful looped course through the City of Paris. The roadways are a mixture of concrete and asphalt, with the majority being asphalt road surface.
You'll get to see the sights of the town, like the Eiffel Tower and Heritage Park, and run down the flat wooded paved Trail de Paris, which is converted rail trail.
Full course details...
All parking is by the race site. The address for the race site is:
Downtown Paris Square
39 U.S. 271 Business
Paris, TX 75460
Here's a map!
Info on our host hotel here...
Paris, Texas is served by two area airports: Dallas-Love Field (DAL) is the smaller one where Southwest Airlines flies out of, and then all other airlines fly through Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).
Directions from DAL Airport to the race site - 112 miles, approx. 1 hr 52 minutes
Directions from DFW Intl Airport to the race site - 112 miles, approx. 1 hr 52 minutes