Date: Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 7:30 a.m.
Online registration will remain open until capacity is reached or the Wednesday before the race (September 28, 2016). Registration will be available Saturday, October 1 at the Absolute Race Timing booth. Registration at the expo will be $120. Click here to register online.
Address: Starts at Grafton High School at 7:30 a.m. (1950 Washington St, Grafton, WI) - Finishes on Milwaukee's Lakefront at Veteran's Park, 1010 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202.
Time Limits: The race starts at 7:30 a.m. The race course will close at 2:00 p.m., or 6.5 hours after the race start. No early starts are allowed. No times will be recorded and no medals will be given after 6.5 hours.
Expo and Packet Pickup: The expo will be held at the Italian Community Center, which is located at 631 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI 53202. Expo hours are from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1. We will have 30 or more booths - including national vendors. All marathon participants MUST pick up their packets at the expo. Bring a photo ID. You can have someone else pick up your packet. The person that you authorize to pick up your packet must bring a copy of your ID and their own ID.
Registration List: Click here for a complete list of registered runners. This list contains the bib numbers.
Starting Area: The Grafton High School facilities will be open at 6:00 a.m. to runners and their guests prior to the start. Additional toilet facilities and an aid station will also be provided. Note: The starting time is 7:30 a.m.!
Transportation to the Start: Runners can park at the Italian Community Center, 631 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI 53202. Continuous bus service from the ICC to the starting line will be available to all runners from 5:15 a.m. to 6:15 a.m. There is no charge for this transportation. If driving to the start yourself, please allow adequate time as congestion near Grafton High School can be expected. Participants are urged to park at the ICC and take the bus to the start. We cannot provide transportation back to the start area after the race for marathon participants.
Runners can catch a bus to the start from one of the race hotels (the Hyatt at 333 W Kilbourn Ave or the Courtyard by Marriot at 300 W Michigan) at 6 a.m. sharp. You do not need to reserve a spot and you do not need to be a guest at the hotel to take this bus, but you do need to be on time.
Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon Awards Ceremony will be at 12:15 pm on Sunday, October 2. For those who are unable to stay for the Awards Ceremony, please send a check or money order for $7.50 with name, mailing address, gender, age group to Judy Springer, 2701 North 68th St, Milwaukee, WI 53210. All award requests are due by Friday, October 28, 2016. Awards will be mailed after due date.