The Silo District Marathon is an annual 5k, Half-Marathon, and Marathon race hosted by Magnolia and held in Waco, Texas. Initially started in honor of Chip’s marathon goal and heart for the Brave Like Gabe Foundation, this USATF certified race is a Boston Marathon qualifier, and is sure to challenge all participants. Race profits go towards cancer research and treatment. This year’s races will be held Sunday, April 28th.
April 28, 2019
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601 Webster Ave, Waco, TX
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Full Marathon: $150 Half Marathon: $135 5K: $45
All runners receive:
Course info coming soon! Check out our FAQ section to learn more about the race.
Volunteer Registration is Now Open!
We could not pull off this race without volunteers like you! See volunteer opportunities for the Silo District Marathon Weekend.
If you have questions regarding volunteering, please contact the Volunteer Director at [email protected].
We are so excited to be hosting our second annual Silo District Marathon! An addition to this year’s festivities is the health and fitness expo. On display is the latest products in running footwear, apparel and accessories, as well as the latest developments in sports, fitness and nutrition. This is an excellent opportunity to promote products, services, and build brand awareness for those interested in health and wellness to over 20,000 attendees in Waco during the Silo District Marathon weekend. The expo is limited to 30 booths of health and fitness and sports to create a memorable experience for attendees and vendors alike.
Interested in being a vendor at our expo? Contact [email protected] for more information.
The 2nd annual Silo District Marathon will be held Sunday, April 28th, 2019.
The full and half marathon will begin at 7:00am, and the 5K will begin at 7:30am.
Yes, The Silo District Marathon will officially end at 1:00 PM when the course will reopen to regular vehicular traffic. There will be no support of any kind on the course (aid stations, medical, communications, etc.) for anyone not maintaining the maximum pace. No official times will be provided for anyone finishing after 1:00PM. Course Time Limit – Full Marathon: 6 hours Course Time Limit – Half Marathon: 4 hours
In order to participate in the 5k, half marathon, or full marathon, you must register prior to the race.
All participants must register online. You can find the registration form above.
Click here to confirm your registration.
Our 2018 race was sold out with over 6,000 runners participating. Don’t wait to register!
5k – ages 4 and older Half marathon – ages 9 and older Full marathon – ages 13 and older For your safety, anyone participating in the event must be a registered runner.
All registration fees are non-refundable. If you are unable to participate for any reason, we will not be able to accommodate refunds.
No—we are unable to transfer registration from one runner to another. Each participant over the age of 18 must register themselves and sign their own participation waiver.
Yes. If registered in the half or full marathon, you may switch to a different race distance at packet pick up. Refunds will not be offered for participants moving down in distance. Participants moving up in distance should expect additional fees.
Contact Lyle Mason at [email protected] for sponsorship information and benefit packages.
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Weapons of any kind, bags, bandit runners, and miscellaneous items including pets, drones, selfie sticks, alcoholic beverages, glass containers, coolers, or any props that could be considered be a trip hazard are NOT allowed on the courses. In addition, any costumes that cover the face, are bulky, or extend beyond the body are prohibited.
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