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Palm Desert Half Marathon & 5K

February 18, 2024 · Palm Desert, CA

Distance: 13.1 miles, 5K, Kids Run

The Palm Desert ½ Marathon & 5k returns in February! Race the oldest 1/2 marathon & 5K festival in the Coachella Valley on our flat, fast course, then enjoy the after party with our famous finish line beer garden!

  • ½ Marathon: Run as an individual, or as part of a two person or three-person relay team.
  • 5k: The 5k run takes place on a completely closed course, and is incredibly flat and fast.
  • 1k kids run: For kids 4 to 13!


Awards will be given to the top three in each division/age group in the ½ marathon and 5k. Overall winners are not eligible for age group awards. The 1k kid’s run is untimed, and therefore, awards will not be given out in this distance.

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pre-race course post-race