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Sun April 7, 2024 Bakersfield, CA 93301 US Directions
Countdown to Race Day


Starting and ending at the Kern County Museum, we’re excited to be smack in the middle of the most historic landmarks Bakersfield has to offer. We can’t wait to reveal all we have planned at our hew home. You won’t want to miss out in 2024!
Join us April 7th, 2024 to Run Bakersfield!

A Race for Everyone!

In addition to giving local runners an opportunity to run a Boston-qualifying marathon in their own backyard, we are excited to welcome runners from across the U.S. and around the world. The Bakersfield Marathon has a race for everyone!
We have a scenic Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and, a 6K race through Downtown Bakersfield!
Packet pickup is on Saturday, April 6th, 2024 where you are invited to take part in our Health and Fitness Expo.
Special Rate for our 6K! Children 9 and under receive $25 entry fee automatically during registration.
Check out our Sponsorship Packet for more information on how to get your business or group involved with special offerings for larger groups. PLUS, groups of 15+ receive 15% off their registrations. Contact us at for more information. 

Race Amenities

  Gender Specific Runner Shirt
  Custom Finisher's Medallion
  Runner Breakfast
  One Free Beer (21+)
  15 Water/Aid Stations
  2 Gel Stations in the Full, 1 in the Half
  USATF Boston Qualifier
  Personalized Bib
  Health & Fitness Expo 
  Finish Line Food & Beer Festival  
  Walker-Friendly Course (15 min/mile for the Full Marathon)

Race Contact Info

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Kern County Museum
3801 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, CA US 93301



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