2019 Weekend Series

Experience more of Dallas with the 2019 Weekend Series! Participants can race events on both Saturday, December 14th and Sunday, December 15th. Run events while earning bonus medals and swag! To participate, choose any combination of events on both days to complete the series. Those who complete the series will earn an additional bonus medal and a custom finisher jacket!

Sunday Races: Marathon, Half Marathon & Ultra Marathon (50K)

The cornerstone of BMW Dallas Marathon Weekend, the BMW Dallas Marathon and Half Marathon course begins and ends in Downtown Dallas and highlights the best areas of our beautiful city. Along the way, runners will pass through various popular neighborhoods with exciting cheer stations and on-course entertainment before finishing the race at Dallas City Hall Plaza!

Back for 2019: Take part in our 50K Ultra Marathon! This race will follow the marathon course, but will add an additional 4.86 miles (7.82km) to the 26.2 mile route.

SMU Cox School of Business Relays

The concept is simple and a lot of fun: a half or full marathon relay, run by teams of runners. This race is perfect for teambuilding or for those wishing to participate in race weekend at a shorter distance!


New for 2019: We now offer two relay options consisting of 2-person teams (half marathon) and 4-person teams (full marathon)! Click below for more information.

Saturday Races: 10K, 5K, 2-Mile Walk & Kids Races

Start your race weekend off by joining us Saturday, December 14th! Part of the BMW Dallas Marathon Weekend, these races will start & finish in Downtown Dallas, providing great views of the city. Whether a shakeout run for Sunday or to experience the joy of participating in Marathon Weekend at a shorter distance, this race is the perfect way to start the weekend off right.

Friday Night Lights Mile

NEW for 2019: Come run under the lights in the first ever Friday Night Mile, a two-lap Grand Prix style race around Dallas City Hall Plaza. Multiple heats available for both fun and serious runners!

BMW 5K Social Runs

Each of your five local Dallas/Fort Worth BMW Centers will be hosting 5K Social Runs this fall! It’s a great way to fine-tune your performance and meet fellow runners. Plus, participate in one of the BMW 5K Social Runs and the 2020 BMW Dallas Marathon or Half Marathon, and you’ll be entered to win one (1) VIP race entry to the 2020 BMW Berlin Marathon! In addition to the trip, every participant will receive an event shirt and food & beverage complimentary of our great partners!