Sunday, April 26, 2020, at 8:15am.

The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is the largest fundraiser for the privately owned and operated Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum. As an additional benefit to running, each participant will receive 1 free admission to the Museum. You can redeem this by bringing your bib to the Museum ticket counter any day after the race!

  • Open to all children through sixth grade! Children in grades higher than 6th are encouraged to run in the Memorial 5K or one of our other events.
  • Parents/Guardians who choose to run, MUST register as an adult and join their child’s school team (if applicable) during registration. Parents/Guardians running with a child must be 18 years of age or older. This includes faculty/staff with any school team.
  • Only adults with a child participating can register.
  • Kids Marathoners receive an event t-shirt, drawstring backpack loaded with race swag, a Finishers’ medal, healthy snacks and fun!


Step 1: Sign Up to participate in the Kids Marathon.

Step 2: Access the online resources to learn the importance of Why We Run. You’ll be sent these in an email after registering.

Step 3: Log your 25 miles leading up to Race Day!

Step 4: Join us at the Memorial to run the final 1.2 Miles on Race Day! We cannot wait to see you all at the Start Line. Let’s Marathon!

School Groups

Welcome to the Kids Marathon! Here is a step-by-step guide to help you set up your team for success:

Step 1: Register your school as an official Kids Marathon school group by completing the online web form.

Step 2: Read the School Welcome Packet to start planning your team’s #RUNtoREMEMBER!

Step 3: You will receive a package containing resources, including the Why We Run educational curriculum and the Oklahoma Kids Challenge (OKC) Days training program. 

Step 4: Start to assemble your group and log your 25 miles of training! Get your students excited to run by scheduling a Rally or Training Session with our Memorial Marathon Ambassador!

Step 5: Register your students to participate in the Kids Marathon on Race Day. Please note: All school groups must be set up by March 25th and all team members must be registered by April 1.

Step 6: Run the final 1.2 Miles on Race Day! We cannot wait to see you all at the Start Line. Let’s Marathon!