The Health & Fitness Expo • July 27th and 28th, 2018

Join thousands of runners and spectators at The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon Health & Fitness Expo and experience the best in running, health, and nutrition.

Location: Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, California 94123

Time: July 27th from 12PM – 7PM, and July 28th from 9AM – 5PM

Admission: Free to the public

Bib Pick-up: All race participants are required to pick up their bib, timing chip, and race shirt at the Health & Fitness Expo. If a runner cannot attend the expo, a friend or family member may pick up the packet with a copy of the runner’s photo ID.

Health & Fitness Expo Location

Race Packet Pick Up Instructions

  • All Marathon, 1st Half Marathon, 2nd Half Marathon, 5K and Ultramarathon participants must pick up their race packet (bib, timing chip, race shirt and sweats drop off bag) at the Health & Fitness Expo.
  • Participants must present their photo ID to pick up their bib.
  • Race Day pickup will not be available, and bibs will not be shipped.
  • If a runner cannot attend the expo, a friend or family member may pick up the packet with a copy of the runner’s photo ID.
  • Runners must take the shirt size printed on their bib, and exchanges will not be made until Race Day.
  • Shirt exchanges can be made post-race at the Shirt Exchange Tent in the Finish Line Festival on Race Day, subject to availability.

Explore the Expo

We’ve joined with innovative health and fitness brands to offer a rich experience for runners and spectators alike. Explore everything from official merchandise and experiential areas, to over 40 exhibitor booths, to course strategy, to our on-course electrolyte drink (nuun) and chew (GU) samplings. Enjoy all this against a backdrop of the San Francisco Bay, complete with Alcatraz Island and the Golden Gate Bridge.

Getting to the Expo

We encourage Health & Fitness Expo visitors to plan their trip in advance.

Driving and Parking

Parking at the Expo is extremely difficult during race weekend, so we highly encourage you reserve parking in advance or use another mode of transportation. Reserve your guaranteed parking in advance with SpotHero.

  • Reserve Race Weekend Parking

    Logotype_BLU_DigitalReserve your parking in advance and get to the Start Line on time, stress free!

    We have partnered with SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app, to make it easy for our runners and spectators to book convenient and affordable parking for race weekend and beyond. To reserve your guaranteed parking spot for the race, use the map to search or visit The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon’s SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up. Parking information for 2018 coming soon.

Ride with Lyft

Need a ride to the Expo? Take Lyft, our Official Rideshare Partner. Lyft information can be found on our Travel and Lodging page.

Expo Shuttle

A free shuttle bus will run from the Hyatt Embarcadero (at Market St) to the Expo periodically during Expo hours. Space is available on a rolling basis.

Bike Valet

We encourage locals to bike to the Expo and enjoy our complimentary bike valet service. The Expo Bike Valet will be open outside the Expo at Festival Pavilion on Friday, July 27th from 11:30am to 7pm and Saturday, July 28th 8:30am to 5:00pm.  Bikes that remain in the bike valet after close will be transported to the vendor’s office at the owner’s expense.

Public Transportation

We encourage you to plan your trip with MUNI, AC Transit, BART, SamTrans, and other Bay Area public transportation in advance with

Fun Run Presented by Jaybird

July 27 @ 11:00am – 12:00pm at Equator Coffee & Teas (2 Marina Boulevard, San Francisco).

The San Francisco Marathon and Jaybird present the Offical Friday Fun Run! Join defending San Francisco Marathon champion, Jorge Maravilla as he leads us on a mellow run before the expo opens.  RSVP here!

Shakeout Run Presented by Fitbit


July 28 @ 8:00am – 9:30am at Fort Mason Center (2 Marina Boulevard, San Francisco).

Whether you’re warming up for the San Francisco Marathon or just looking for a way to get moving, come get your steps in at a free 5K shakeout run led by ultramarathon man and Fitbit Ambassador Dean Karnazes.

Check in early to start your day with some inspiration, meet Dean and get tips on conquering race day. Plus, enter to win free products from Fitbit!  RSVP here!

Become an Exhibitor

Are you interested in exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities at The Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon? Learn more and submit an application on our Partnership Opportunities page.