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🌟 2025 Details are subject to change! 🌟

Milwaukee Marathon Race Details

The Milwaukee Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K returns on Saturday, April 12, 2025. Starting on Harbor Drive and finishing at Humboldt Park, you’ll be treated to an incredible day from start to finish. Get all the necessary race details below!

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Courses

The Marathon and Half Marathon courses start on Harbor Drive and finish at Humboldt Park. More course details for each distance will be coming soon, so stay tuned! Milwaukee Marathon and Half Marathon are both USATF certified.

Full Marathon

Start Time: 7 AM Time Limit: 5 Hours
Full Marathon Map

Half Marathon

Start Time: 7 AM Time Limit: 4 Hours
Half Marathon map

5K

Start Time: 7:30 AM Time Limit: None
Full Marathon Map
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Packet Pickup

Packet pick-up will be held on Friday, April 11th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Baird Center Exhibit Hall B located at 400 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53203. Both street and public parking are available around the Baird Center. All posted rates apply.

You can find additional information on the WCD website. SpotHero is also available for app users in the surrounding area. Parking is not organized or managed by race staff. Please note: you will not be able to pick up your packet on race day!

Save time on packet pickup by adding on packet mailing at registration! Already registered? Don’t worry! You can add it on through your EnMotive account. Please note, we are unable to mail out packets after the packet mailing deadline has passed.

Gear Check

Gear check will be located at the start line and then transported to the finish line where participants will pick up in the finish village.

Directions & Parking

The start line is conveniently located close to downtown Milwaukee. Ample parking is conveniently located steps from the start line in downtown garages and lots. You can find more information by visiting Milwaukee’s Parking Information. Shuttles will be available from Humboldt park to the start line post race from 9AM-1PM.
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Pacers

Full Marathon

Will range from 3:00 to 5:00 finish times in the following 15-minute increments: 3:00, 3:05, 3:10, 3:20, 3:25, 3:30, 3:35, 3:40, 3:50, 3:55, 4:05, 4:20, 4:35, 4:50, 5:00

Half Marathon

Will range from 1:30 to 3:00 finish times in the following 10-minute increments: 1:30, 1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:10. 2:20, 2:30, 2:40, 2:50, 3:00 
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Post Race Party

After crossing the finish line and claiming your well-earned finisher’s medal, you’ll be welcomed to the ultimate post-race party at Humboldt Park! Celebrate Midwest style with a DJ from Rush-Mor Records spinning vinyl from the band shell and enjoy a complimentary local craft brew from Supermoon, Broken Bat Brewery, Component, Torzala, or New Barons.

Awards

The results will be emailed to everyone following the race, but we also post them here to ensure they’re easy to find.

The top three male and female finishers in all race distances will be eligible for awards!

Ready to Run?

The Milwaukee Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K returns on April 12, 2025 with multiple live events and an epic post-race party! Choose your distance & sign up now!