Disney's Princess Half Marathon

The Princess half marathon is Walt Disney World's race targeting the women's running market. The race occurs in February, with a course very similar to the Walt Disney World half marathon, which is run in January. Runners start outside Epcot, then go up World Drive to the Magic Kingdom, where they run up Main Street, then through Tomorrowland and Fantasyland before running out through the castle. Then it's onward through Liberty Square and Frontierland before exiting the park to head back toward Epcot for a loop through the center of Future World before finishing in the parking lot.
General Information - Hide Section
  • Next Event Scheduled: February 24-26, 2012
  • Frequency: Yearly, in late February
  • Location: Course starts near Epcot, then goes up through the Magic Kingdom before looping back to pass through Epcot's Future World
  • Event Began: March 8, 2009
  • Park Admission Required: No.
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In conjunction with the half marathon, there is a family 5K fun run/walk, kids' races, and a health and fitness expo. The Fit for a Princess expo features vendors who target the female audience, such as Luna bar and a variety of running skirt/women's running gear shops.
History and Trivia - Hide Section
  • When first started, the race was run in March, but has seen been moved to February. It replaced the "Minnie marathon."
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MousePlanet Links

Offsite Links (we can not vouch for their accuracy or timeliness)

  • Official Page — Disney's event page, for links to registration, event schedule and runner tracking information.

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