Disneyland Paris Half Marathon Weekend 2016

Since 1994, runDisney has welcomed races in the theme parks, both at Walt Disney World and at Disneyland Resort, where these competitions are very successful.

Disneyland Paris becomes the world’s third Disney destination by hosting the Half-Marathon Weekend, supported by runDisney.

The Inaugural Half Marathon Weekend event is scheduled to take place on September 23-25, 2016.

This event never seen before in Europe will take place at Disneyland Paris. It will propose a mix of unique races for kids and adults. The weekend will be organized with support of runDisney and its successful 20 years experience in staging running events at US Disney theme parks.

The new three-day race weekend will involve kids races, a 5K family race and a half marathon, plus several family fun experiences such as the Health and Fitness Expo, a Friday night private party and the Saturday night pre-race Pasta Party.

We couldn’t be more excited about the upcoming runDisney. It will make Disneyland Paris the world’s third Disney destination to host this successful sporting event that offers a whole new running experience for the young and young-at-heart’’, said Tom Wolber, Pr├ęsident of Euro Disney S.A.S.

It's a storybook run straight out of a fairy tale through Disneyland Paris and the countryside villages that surround the Disney Parks. And that's just the start of excitement: amazing courses, special events, family and kids' races, a fun-filled finish line celebration and everyone's beloved Disney characters and animations to cheer along the courses and create unforgettable weekend memories.

Disneyland Paris Inaugural Half Marathon Weekend will definitely be a unique and unforgettable experience in Europe. So warm up, on your marks, get set, and be one of the first to enjoy miles of smiles on a magical run through Disneyland Paris!

For more information about the program, visit: Disneyland Paris Half Marathon Weekend Program