A Full Weekend of Fun!

Friday, April 25

All Day
News9 Live Broadcast From the Expo

Meet News9 anchors as they host the official Marathon Races Broadcast.

9:00am to 5:00pm
Memorial Museum Open

Do not miss Why We Run…free admission with your race bib.

Special First Access to Expo for Senior Marathoners Only

Senior Marathon packet pick-up opens.

11:00am to 7:00pm
Memorial Marathon Health & Fitness Expo

At the Oklahoma City Convention Center. Presented by Visit OKC and OU Health. Be sure to stop by the Memorial Marathon Store to pick up official Marathon apparel!

11:00am to 3:00pm
The Franchise

Live remote on 107.7 with Jerry Ramsey and Kelly Gregg.

12:00pm to 1:00pm
Live Run to Remember Podcast 

Located near t-shirt pickup at the EXPO. Join host Kristin Fares and Race Director Kari Watkins and guests conversing all things race related.

Why We Run

Hear Sara Sweet, Family member, Richard Williams, Survivor of Murrah Federal Building and First Responder Deputy Police Chief Brian Jennings on why the Run to Remember is very important and personal to them.

Words of Wisdom From Past Winners

Hear past Memorial Marathon winners Jerry Faulkner (2006) and two-time half marathon winner, three-time female winner Camille Herron (2012, 2014, 2015) and 2004 male record holder Conor Holt share their tips for crossing the finish line with your best time!

The Ultimate Guide for Anyone Who Wants to Run 

Martinus Evans, Slow AF Run Club.

Yoga with Jennifer Henry

Bring your own mat or borrow one of ours and get ready for race weekend. Meet at the #RUNTOREMEMBER sign in the Expo.

Last-Minute Tips & Running Legends
Get last-minute tips from some of the great running legends Joan Benoit Samuelson, Bill Rodgers and Marko Cheseto!


Come spin and get ready for Race Weekend. Located near t-shirt pick up in the Expo. Sign up here!

Expo Closes

Grab a great dinner at one of the many fabulous restaurants downtown, Bricktown, or Midtown OKC. Check out VisitOKC.com to learn about OKC’s highly touted dining scene!

Saturday, April 26

The Start Line is between 5th and 6th on Harvey Ave.

Memorial 5K

Presented by Express Employment International and Google.

Memorial Senior Marathon

Presented by Mercy

8:00am to 12:00pm
Finish Line Festival

Featuring The Weekend All Stars, presented by Continental Resources in Scissortail Park.

8:00am to 6:00pm
Memorial Marathon Health & Fitness Expo

At the Oklahoma City Convention Center. Presented by Visit OKC and OU Health. Be sure to stop by the Memorial Marathon Store to pick up official Marathon apparel!

Memorial Kids Marathon

Presented by INTEGRIS Health. Starting at 8:45am, warm up with OKC Thunder mascot, RUMBLE, the Kids Marathon Honorary Chair Bison!

9:00am to 5:00pm
Memorial Museum Open

620 N. Harvey, show your bib for free admission. Tour the Memorial and Museum and check out the start line in front of the Museum.

Reflections – 40 Years After Winning the Gold Medal

Joan Benoit Samuelson 1984 Joan won the first Olympic Women’s Marathon—hear her talk about how things have changed for women in running over the last four decades.

Yoga with Jennifer Henry

Recover from your morning run or get ready for Sunday’s races. Meet at the #RUNtoREMEMBER sign near the middle of the EXPO.

Ran Them All Runners

Race Announcer Whit Raymond interviews the 30 runners who will have run all Memorial Marathons and preparing for the 24th. They have some remarkable stories!

Women Keep Things Running

Hear from female runners including Joan Benoit Samuelson, Camille Herron, Sydney Haggins, MD, SSM Health, Dr. Taylor Williams, Mercy Hospital Love Family Women’s Center, Dr. Catherine Mims, OU Health, Dr. Jennifer Nelson, Lakeside Women’s Hospital, and Dr. Susan Chambers, Lakeside Women’s Hospital and OKC National Memorial Chair.

Last-Minute Tips from Our Legends

Hear from Bill Rodgers, Joan Benoit Samuelson and Marko Cheseto, some of the Memorial legends and past winners who have come to Run to Remember.

The Ultimate Guide for Anyone Who Wants to Run

With Martinus Evans, Slow AF Run Club.

Expo Closes

Grab a pre-race dinner and check out VisitOKC.com to find a great meal! Get some rest, tomorrow is Race Day!

Blessing of the Shoes Service

Join us at First Church OKC across from the Memorial at 5th & Robinson. Enjoy a quiet moment and have your shoes blessed before your race.

Sunday, April 27

Marathon Sunrise Mass

St. Joseph’s Old Cathedral (4th & Harvey)

5:00am to 6:30am
Gear Check

Sponsored by JPMorgan Chase.
Check your gear, but only the clear bags given to you at registration will be accepted at Gear Check. You can check your bag at 6th & Hudson or 6th & Robinson at the FedEx Trucks. Allow time for security to clear your bag. Pick up your Gear Check bag at the FedEx Trucks parked near the Finish Line at Robinson and OKC Boulevard until 1:30 p.m.

Sunrise Service Under the Survivor Tree

Join us for a moment of serenity under the Survivor Tree before you load into the Start Line corrals.

5:30am to 9:30am
Free Pancake Breakfast

Fuel before the race or your family and friends can enjoy a hot breakfast! This gives your cheer crew a chance to watch the live News9 Race broadcast and enjoy the historic First Church OKC at 5th and Robinson before heading to the Memorial Marathon Finish Line near Scissortail Park.

24th OKC Memorial Marathon

Start Line on Harvey from 6th-10th Streets, enter at the appropriate corral entrance.

Welcome and Introductions

Wheelchair Division Marathon and Half Marathon Start

Marathon Start

Presented by Devon Energy.

Half Marathon Start

Presented by Paycom.

Relay Start

Presented by The Chickasaw Nation.

8:30am to 1:30pm
Finish Line Festival

Presented by Continental Resources in Scissortail Park.
Let MarathonFoto, the official marathon photographers, take your finisher pic at the Finish Line. As you exit the Finish Line, Runners grab your free SPARK burger, and a free beer by Lively Beerworks or Eight and enjoy the songs of The Weekend All Stars as you celebrate your race.

12:00pm to 5:00pm
Memorial Museum Open

Free entry with your race bib!

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