Queen City Half Marathon & 5K

July 27, 2019

Saturday, July 27, 2019  8:00 AM
The race will start, run, & finish in Downtown Buffalo & along the beautiful waterfront of Lake Erie. 
Half certified map    5K certified map  

TONS and TONS of giveaways randomly given away to anyone registered.  Canalside VIP concert tickets, Outer Harbor event tickets, Bisons baseball game suite for 6, and so much more. Stay up to date on Facebook. @queencityhalf   Get registered to win!  

NEW in 2019 – COSTUME DIVISION for Half Marathon.  When you choose this category, you will run the half marathon for fun, in a costume.  You are then automatically entered to win even MORE prizes during the post-race party.  This category is not timed for age group awards. You will still receive a finisher medal and custom glass filled for the party!  Awards for funniest, most creative, and best group costume. Category carries a $5 discount from the timed half.

Post race will be inside The Buffalo Bison’s outfield pavilion. Custom race give away (TBD) to all pre-registered. Custom finisher medals to half marathoners. Post race party will feature your choice of custom pint or wine glasses to take home. Your first few fill-ups will be on us!  

Post race party features open bar and food and a vegetarian option.  Ringside wine & craft beers to all 21+ over participants.  

After many requests, we have opened both running events to men, but will feature a separate start time for ladies, 5 mins apart from the men for all those that wish to still just run with the ladies.  The 5K run will start at 8:00 AM Half start times:  Men  8:05 AM and Women 8:10 AM.   
Age Groups & Awards
Medals will be presented to the 1st place overall male and female finishers for both half marathon and 5K.  Medals will also be given to the top three male and female runners in each of the following age groups for half & 5K:

14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69. 70-74, 75-79, 80 and older.

Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]




July 27, 2019 (Saturday) - 08:00
5 kilometers
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July 27, 2019 (Saturday) - 08:05
13.1 miles
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