Race Details

Race Day

2021 race details coming soon!


Online registration is open now

Half Marathon: $65
2-person Relay: $45 per person
Quarter Marathon (6.55 miles): $45
Firefighter Challenge: Active-duty firefighters can run the race in their gear. Email contact@mysparkfoundation.org to get your discount code and discuss the parameters.


Half Marathon
For the Half Marathon, all participants will receive a long-sleeve tech tee and finisher medal. You'll be eligible for overall and age group awards, too.

2-person Relay
For the 2-person relay, you will be running a quarter marathon (6.55 miles) with your partner and each team member will receive a long-sleeve tech tee and finisher medal. Your team will be eligible for overall awards for your division (male, female or coed).

Quarter Marathon
Participants receive a long-sleeve tech tee and finisher medal. You'll be eligible for top 3 male and and female awards.

Runners will be able to select either the in-person or virtual option when they sign up for your race. If you signed up to run in-person and want to switch to virtual, you can transfer yourself in your Run Signup account.




Half Marathon
All finishers receive a finisher medal. In addition to the top three overall male and female in both divisions, we have age-group awards for the top three male and female in each standard 5-year age group!

All team finishers receive a finisher medal. Top three overall awards will be given for each division: female, male and coed.

Quarter Marathon
All finishers will receive a finisher medal. Awards will be given for top three finishers in each division: female and male.

Firefighter Challenge
All firefighter challenge registrants receive a steel pint glass. Awards are given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall for each distance!

Finisher medals will be given to you at packet pickup. If you win an overall or age group award, it will be mailed to you after race day so need to stick around waiting for awards after you cross the finish line. Only runners who participate in person on race day will eligible for age group and overall awards. Participants choosing to run their race virtually will still receive a finisher medal and long-sleeve tech tee.

You must register by Sept. 25 to guarantee your shirt size.

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup will be hosted Monday-Saturday the week leading up to the race and arrangements for day of packet pickup can be made. Stay tuned for packet pickup location and times.


The Starting Line is at Lokomotion Family Fun Park
4520 N. College Ave.
Fayetteville, AR 72703

The Finish Line is at the Walton Arts Center parking lot
495 W. Dickson Street
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Due to COVID-19 precautions, we will not be offering shuttle services this year. You are responsible for your own transportation. The half marathon will start at Lokomotion and finish at the Walton Arts Center parking lot in downtown Fayetteville. The relay and quarter marathon will start and finish at Lokomotion.

Relay and quarter marathon participants may consider parking at Lake Fayetteville.

For half marathon runners, there is ample parking in the City of Fayetteville's entertainment district. All parking is free until 2 p.m. Check out the city's parking information here. Please note: there are some private lots nearby that do require payment 24/7. Read all signs carefully.


If you are coming from out of town or want a runner's "staycation," we are partnering with Graduate Fayetteville to bring you a fun-filled Fayetteville weekend! Check out their website to reserve your room and email contact@mysparkfoundation.org if you have not already received an email with discount information.