Get Your Run On at the 2024 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend!

In search of a magical way to kick off your 2024 New Year’s resolutions? The only choice is the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend. This one-of-a-kind occasion is the perfect chance to exert yourself and make lifelong memories. There are four different races, two challenges, and a lot of encouragement along the road in it.

Are you a seasoned runner looking for a new challenge? Or perhaps you’re just getting started and searching for a workable strategy? The Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend offers plenty to offer everyone, no matter their level of experience. A few of the thrilling activities and themes planned for the race weekend in 2024 are as follows:


Walt Disney World 5K:

With a route filled with your favorite Disney characters and lots of high-fives along the way, this entertaining and family-friendly event is the perfect way to start the weekend.


Walt Disney World 10K:

Are you prepared to step it up? This 6.2-mile race will take you through the most magnificent spot on Earth and make you feel like a champion.


Walt Disney World Half Marathon:

This 13.1-mile race will challenge you at every turn and is the ultimate endurance test. You’ll have plenty of Disney magic to keep you inspired, so don’t worry!


Walt Disney World Marathon:

Are you prepared to persevere? The accomplishment of finishing this 26.2-mile run, which is the ultimate test of fortitude, is absolutely unforgettable.


Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge:

Are you up for a big challenge? The combined distance of the half marathon and marathon in this two-day event is 39.3 miles. But don’t worry, your efforts will be rewarded with some extra bling!


Dopey Challenge:

A true glutton for punishment, are you? The Dopey Challenge is right for you then! The 48.6 miles covered throughout the course of the four days of this event comprise the 5K, 10K, half marathon, and full marathon. But if you succeed in overcoming this obstacle, you’ll have some very impressive bragging rights to show off.


runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge:

Be sure to check out the runDisney Coast to Coast Race Challenge if you want to earn even more bling. You can receive a unique commemorative medal that will only be offered in 2024 by taking part in qualifying events at both Walt Disney World and Disneyland.

What happens, though, if you are unable to attend the race in person? Don’t worry; with the virtual race events, you may still partake in the magic. The virtual races are a terrific way to earn some bling and stay motivated, whether you’re preparing for a future runDisney race or just looking for a fun way to stay active.

When can you register for this incredible event, then? General registration will begin on April 11 at 10 a.m. ET, while Club runDisney Gold and Platinum members can register as early as April 4, 2023. Moreover, mark¬†April 14 at 10 a.m. ET on your calendar if you’re interested in the virtual race events.

At Park and Preston Travel, we know that there’s nothing quite like the magic of a runDisney event. Unfortunately, we’re not able to book packages for the 2024 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend at this time. However, we would love to add you to our list of interested travelers so that we can notify you as soon as we’re able to book packages.

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So what are you waiting for? Lace up your running shoes and get ready to go the distance at the 2024 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend!