Race Details

Click a section below for more details about The Shipyard Old Port Half Marathon & 5K! The event kicks off with the half marathon at 7:00 am followed by the 5K at 7:35 am!




2022 Results & Photos

Results and photos will be available as soon as runners start crossing the finish line on race day!

The Courses

Half Marathon

Start Time - 7:00 AM

The Shipyard Old Port Half features a USATF-measured single-loop course with jaw-dropping views of Casco Bay followed by a rockin' block party in the heart of Portland's historic Old Port district!

Awards are given to the top 3 men and women overall, and the top 3 men and women in the following age groups: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.

Click the map to see an interactive version!

5K

Start Time - 7:35 AM

The Shipyard Old Port 5K features a single-loop course that is completely closed to traffic. From the Start in the heart of the historic Old Port district you’ll run along beautiful tree-lined streets filled with 19th-century homes and buildings while gradually climbing 75 feet in the first mile to the course’s highest point. From there you’ll drop down to sea level, where you’ll enjoy running along Portland’s waterfront and back into the Old Port.

Awards are given to the top 3 men and women overall, and the top 3 men and women in the following age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.

Click the map to see an interactive version!

The After Party

Not only do you get an awesome day of scenic running, but you also get treated to a rockin’ after-party in Portland’s trendy Old Port district! We’ll have one large food and beer garden with music and delicious Shipyard craft beer.

HOW IT WORKS: We’ll have snacks waiting for you at the Finish (bananas, KIND bars, Smartfood Popcorn, Quarker Rice Crisp, Fig bars, HINT water), but your race bib will also have two tear-off tags for two Shipyard beers. The best part? It’s all included with your registration!

Packet Pick-up

The Cross Insurance Arena at 1 Civic Center Square, Portland, ME 04101 will be used as the exclusive location for all registration bib pickup and race day registration.

Packet pickup will take place on Friday, June 9, 2023, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, June 10, 2023, from 5:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.


Friday, June 3 - 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Seadog Brewing
125 Western Ave, South Portland, ME 04106

Saturday, June 4 - 5:30 AM to 7:30 AM

One Portland Square Parking
50 Cross St, Portland, ME 04101

Directions & Parking

Directions

The race starts and finishes on Spring Street between Center Street and Union Street. Please arrive by 6 a.m. to ensure you have time to park, check-in, and stretch before the race begins at 7:00 AM.

Parking

You can park in nearby parking lots or garages. Many lots are open 24-hours a day and utilize a self-serve parking kiosk that require a credit card. Click the map to see an interactive version!

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Hotels

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HYATT PLACE PORTLAND MAINE

433 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101


BOOKING LINK COMING SOON

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121 MIDDLE an urban inn

121 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101


BOOKING LINK COMING SOON

Road Closures

Portland residents and businesses: Due to the size of this race, roads will be temporarily closed to car traffic. Our goal is to minimize the amount of impact the race has on the city and to keep everyone informed well in advance of the race.

Click here to see a list of closure times and affected roads.

Ready To Run?

Reserve your spot today at The Shipyard Old Port Half Marathon and 5K!

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