Sunday Events

Full (26.2M), Half Marathon (13.1M), Half Marathon Walk (13.1M) & 50K Ultra Marathon (31M)

Sunday’s race course will begin and end in Downtown Dallas and will highlight the best areas of the city. Along the way, runners will pass through various popular neighborhoods with exciting cheer stations and on-course entertainment before finishing the race at Dallas City Hall Plaza!

*The BMW Dallas Marathon is a Boston Marathon qualifier (USAT&F Certification #TX21063LAB).


Sunday, 12/15/2024

8:30 am

Sunday Events - Participant's Benefits with Finisher TShirt and Samuel Adams Logo

Participant Benefits

  • Donation to Scottish Rite for Children
  • Soft tri-blend short-sleeve participant shirt
  • Personalized race bib (*if registered by October 31st)
  • High-energy start and finish line experience
  • First-class course highlighting the city’s most vibrant neighborhoods, entertainment districts and iconic Dallas landmarks
  • Course entertainment to help motivate you along the way
  • Finishers medallion for all finishers (see additional custom option below)
  • Long-sleeve performance blend finisher shirt (event specific)
  • Admission to the Post-Race Party featuring music, food, beverages and complimentary beer (participants 21+)

Course Maps

runDallas reserves the right to change the course as needed prior to race date.

Rules and Time Limit

In accordance with the guidelines issued by USA Track & Field and Wheelchair Sports USA, only runners, walkers and wheelchair participants will be allowed on the course. See the official rules for a complete list of course guidelines. Click HERE to view time limits for each race. Runners must be 16 years or older to participate in the Marathon or Ultra Marathon.

*Please note the following cut-off locations & times that runners will need to reach before the course is officially closed. We will offer SAG operations for anyone needing assistance back to Dallas City Hall Plaza.


  • All Events
    Course Split at Mile 7.9 located at Richmond Ave. & Greenville Ave. – 11:15am
  • 50K Ultra Marathon
    Mile 19.5 at Winsted Dr. & the White Rock Lake Trail – 1:00pm

Choctaw Runners Lounge

Upgrade Your Race Weekend - Limited Space Available

Single-day options include Saturday, December 14th (6:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) and Sunday, December 15th (6:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.); 2-day passes are also available

VIP amenities include:

  • Heated Private Tent Access Near the Start/Finish Line
  • Complimentary Race Day Parking
  • Pre-Race Snacks & Beverages
  • Post-Race Brunch
  • Climate-Controlled Restrooms


Special thanks to:

  • Choctaw | Casino & Resort | Durant

iTAB – Medal Personalization ($19)

Personalize your commemorative BMW Dallas Marathon Festival medal with an iTAB Ribbon Hanger, engraved with your name and finish time. Add iTAB to your registration and your iTAB will be mailed to you shortly after race day.

The iTab can be purchased during registration or by clicking HERE.


Awards are given to the top finishers in 18 categories.

Road Runners Club of America

The 2024 BMW Dallas Marathon is an RRCA State Championship Race.

The BMW Dallas Marathon follows the RRCA Fair Competition Policy. For more information about this policy, click HERE.