Race Information

The Quad Cities Marathon and Festival of Races is held annually on the fourth Sunday in September. Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017, it has quickly become a favorite among marathoners across the globe. Each year, the Quad Cities hosts more than 6,000 runners and walkers and thousands more spectators for its various events over Race Weekend. The flat and fast USATF certified course is a Boston Marathon qualifier.

Plus, we are excited to announce the Quad Cities Marathon has been chosen as the Illinois RRCA State Championship Marathon of 2017! 



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The Quad Cities Marathon is a member of Running USA, a national organization for the road racing industry.