Marathon Weekend

Where and when is the pre-race Expo and packet pick-up?

Packet pick up is at the Portland Marathon Sports & Fitness Expo, held at our host hotel, the Hilton Portland on Friday and Saturday before the race. Remember there is no packet pickup Sunday.

Where and when is the start for the Portland Marathon and Portland Marathon Half?

The starting line for the Portland Marathon & Portland Marathon Half is at SW 4th and Taylor in downtown Portland, Oregon. The events start together (learn more about our corral system below) at 7 a.m.

How do I know if I’m registered?

If you’re unsure if you’re registered, send us an email ( You must bring your photo ID with you to the Expo on marathon weekend for packet pick-up.

Who can pick up my packet for me?

Just you. Participants need to pick up their own packets and bring their photo ID. If you have a special situation and cannot make it to pick up, email Debbie Cook at to make special arrangements.

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