Marine Corps Marathon


  • Oct 30, 2016 - Sun 9:30am to 2:00pm



1900 Crystal Dr
1900 Crystal Dr
Arlington, VA 22202

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Crystal City (Arlington, VA) – Crystal City streets enliven with over 30,000 runners during the 40th annual Marine Corps Marathon, where spectators can spark dedication and experience fun for all ages. The Crystal City Business Improvement District (BID) in partnership with Vornado/Charles E. Smith is hosting its annual Marine Corps Marathon Family Festival on Sunday, October 30th from 9:30 AM to 2 PM.

Conveniently located near the metro station (on the blue and yellow lines), Crystal City is the perfect place to experience the Marine Corps Marathon with multiple opportunities to cheer on runners and provide encouragement towards the end of the race. Spectators can enjoy delicious restaurants while supporting loved ones. The festival will include engaging activities like moon bounces, face painting, arts and crafts, cotton candy, balloon animals, circus activities, and more.