Edinburgh Marathon Festival

23 May – 24 May 2020

Event detail

  • Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 23 May – 24 May 2020

Join us for a weekend of sport at this iconic festival of running.

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is Scotland’s largest running festival, with over 30,000 runners expected to take part over the weekend. The flat course is suitable for both novices and experienced runners, and with five race distances from 5km to full marathon to choose from over the two days, as well as events for juniors, there really is something for everyone!

The Edinburgh Marathon Festival will be held from the 23rd - 24th May with the following events on each day:

Saturday 23rd May:



Sunday 24th May:

Edinburgh Marathon

Edinburgh Half Marathon


Places for 2020 are now open!

Register for a charity place for the marathon or half marathon here. We ask our charity place runners to pay a registration fee, for the half marathon this fee is £30 and for the full marathon it is £55. We also ask you to commit to raising a minimum of £350 for half marathon runners and £500 for those taking part in the full marathon.

If you have your own place for the marathon, half marathon, or any other race distance, you can still be very much part of our team by registering here - we will send you your free running top and fundraising pack!

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