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BUFFALO MARATHON
Flat & fast with one of the highest Boston Qualifying percentages in the country.

Come out and enjoy a full marathon, half marathon, relay, the John Beishline Memorial 5K or the Kids Mini-Marathon. Now in its 16th year, this is a fast, scenic Boston Marathon qualifier, taking you through the best streets, parks and waterways in Buffalo.

Registration fees

Kids Mini-Marathon (Saturday) Closed

Saturday, May 28th

  1. Free
    Aug 1 - May 26

Pasta Dinner Only Closed

Saturday, May 28th

  1. $10.00
    Aug 1 - May 26

Buffalo Marathon Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $70.00
      Aug 1 – Sep 1
    3. $80.00
      Sep 2 – Jan 3
    4. $95.00
      Jan 4 – Feb 1
    5. $110.00
      Feb 2 – May 21
    6. Closed
      May 21 – May 26

Buffalo Half-Marathon Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $60.00
      Aug 1 – Sep 1
    3. $65.00
      Sep 2 – Jan 3
    4. $80.00
      Jan 4 – Feb 1
    5. $95.00
      Feb 2 – May 21
    6. Closed
      May 21 – May 26

Visually Impaired - Marathon Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $70.00
      Aug 1 – Sep 1
    3. $80.00
      Sep 2 – Jan 3
    4. $95.00
      Jan 4 – Feb 1
    5. $110.00
      Feb 2 – May 21
    6. Closed
      May 21 – May 26

Visually Impaired - Half Marathon Closed

Registration closed
    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $60.00
      Aug 1 – Sep 1
    3. $65.00
      Sep 2 – Jan 3
    4. $80.00
      Jan 4 – Feb 1
    5. $95.00
      Feb 2 – May 21
    6. Closed
      May 21 – May 26

Relay - 2, 3 or 4 runners Closed

Registration closed
  • 10k, 10k, 10k, 12k

    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $100.00
      Aug 1 – Sep 1
    3. $120.00
      Sep 2 – Jan 3
    4. $140.00
      Jan 4 – Feb 1
    5. $160.00
      Feb 2 – May 22
    6. Closed
      May 22 – May 26

John Beishline Memorial 5K (Saturday) Closed

Registration closed
  • Saturday, May 28th

    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $25.00
      Aug 1 – Feb 1
    3. $30.00
      Feb 2 – May 26

Visually Impaired - 5k (Saturday) Closed

Registration closed
  • Saturday, May 28th

    1. Closed
      Aug 1 – Aug 1
    2. $25.00
      Aug 1 – Feb 1
    3. $30.00
      Feb 2 – May 21
    4. Closed
      May 21 – May 26

Official Hotels of the Buffalo Marathon

The downtown Buffalo area hotels fill quickly for this event.  Don't miss out on reserving a room within walking distance of the start and finish lines.  Reserve now through Sport Nation, our hotel reservation partner.

Event Schedule

  • May 28 8:30 AM EDT - John Beishline Memorial 5k

  • May 28 10:30 AM EDT - Kids Mini Marathon

  • May 29 6:30 AM EDT - Buffalo Marathon, Half Marathon, and Marathon Relays

Contact Information

Event Location

Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY, United States

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