Join the Half Marathon Community!
Subscribe for news on races, community updates and more!
See on your My Runs page!
October 6, 2024
Run a Half Marathon This Year!
Find a Half Marathon!
Search over 3,000 half marathons in the US to find a race near you. Set a half marathon goal and get a training plan. Here’s to 13.1 miles!
Search half marathons near you by state or by month
About The Maine Marathon
The Maine Marathon, taking place on October 6, 2024, in Portland ME, is a race that promises to leave you with lasting memories and a sense of accomplishment like no other. As a half marathon runner, you will have the opportunity to participate in this exhilarating event that showcases the stunning beauty of Portland and its surroundings.
The highlight of this race lies in its picturesque course, presenting rolling hills and breathtaking views of the Portland skyline, the Back Cove, Casco Bay, and the vibrant hues of peak fall foliage. As you conquer each mile, the surrounding scenery will provide a constant source of inspiration and motivation.
Aside from the race itself, Portland offers an array of activities and attractions to delight your entire family. Explore the charming streets of the Old Port, indulge in the city’s renowned breweries and restaurants, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere and scenic beauty that Portland exudes.
As for the weather, October in Portland is mild and pleasant, with temperatures averaging in the mid-60s. The crisp autumn air and the colorful foliage will add a touch of magic to your running experience, making for an unforgettable race day.
So lace up your running shoes, embrace the challenge, and get ready to soak up the vibrant energy of Portland in all its glory. Whether you’re an avid runner seeking a new adventure or a first-timer eager to conquer your half marathon dream, the Maine Marathon is the perfect event to ignite your passion and leave you with a sense of accomplishment that will keep you smiling for miles.