Tell City Half Marathon & 5K Fun Run (Draft)

Sat April 10, 2021 Tell City, IN 47586 US Directions
This Race is in Draft Mode

1/2 Marathon

$60 8:00AM CDT - 2:00PM CDT Price increases after November 5, 2020 at 11:59pm CST

Half Relay

$200 8:00AM CDT - 2:00PM CDT Price increases after January 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CST

5K Fun Run

$30 8:00AM CDT - 2:00PM CDT Price increases after January 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Everbody's Fun & Fitness Center
710 Fulton St
Tell City, IN US 47586


The Tell City Half Marathon and 5K Fun Run is planning to, again, be an in person event on April 10, 2021. After having to change from an in person to a virtual event in 2020 we're looking forward to bringing the in person run back. There are three options you can choose from for this event - individual half marathon, team relay half marathon, or a 5k fun run.

The 2021 half marathon race has some minor route changes from the past years route.. The race will start in front of the Perry County Convention and Visitor Bureau (The Depot), 333 7th Street and finish at Sunset Park which is located behind the Depot on the river side of the floodwall. We have also moved parts of the route on residential streets trying to provide a flatter course. However, a run in Tell City would not be the same without ascending Tell City's renowned Mozart Street hill (a one mile long,  200 foot climb, with minor grade breaks) along with rolling grades.on county roads. The route will take you on the Windy Creek Greenway and finish along the Ohio River on the River Greenway. Plenty of hydration stations will be provided along the route.

The 5k route will also begin and end in the same places as the half marathon. The 3.1 mile route is all on residential streets within the downtown area and has minor elevation change. You will finish along the Ohio River on the River Greenway.

If you have never ran a half marathon or you're looking to get back into running shape Everbody's Fun & Fitness Center sponsors a "Half Crazies" training group. Training for the Tell City Half will begin in January with a 14 week program that will build up your endurance to complete the 13.1 miles.

All registered participants in either the Tell City Half or the 5k Fun Run will receive a shirt. All finishers will receive a medal.

If you were registered for either race in 2020 and deferred your registration to 2021 you will automatically be registered for the 2021 race.. Look for an email showing your deferral status and requesting an updated shirt size. 

This is an event the entire family can complete! If you don't want to run or walk 13.1 miles (half marathon) you can walk/run a 5k (3.1 miles) distance. The route is rather compact which makes it ideal for family and friends to move around for support.

Dogs and strollers are welcome in both races! 


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