The Portland Marathon includes a Marathon, Half Marathon, Kid’s Fun Run & Festival, 3-day Event Directors College, and 2-day Sports & Fitness Expo in October in Portland, Oregon.
The 47th Portland Marathon will be held on Sunday, October 7, 2018. The Portland Marathon has an abundance of live entertainment and music along the course. Last year, over 74 groups entertained at 53 locations along the course. The course traces a route that embraces the many faces of this beautiful and friendly city. It includes the scenic riverfront, historic Old Town and various residential neighborhoods. Runners are treated to broad panoramas of the entire city the waterfront, a 3-mile bluff on the east side of Portland, and a dramatic view and crossing of the St. Johns Bridge, one of the most beautiful suspension bridges in the world.