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Essentia Health Fargo Marathon

Saturday, June 1, 2024

26.2 Mile Party

In its 20th year, the 2024 Essentia Health Fargo Marathon course will be a 26.2-mile party unlike any other! You’ll be treated to live bands and DJs lining the route. PLUS you’ll be welcomed around town by Fargo’s incredible residents who cheer on every runner as they go by throughout the day. You couldn’t ask for better entertainment and support as you complete 26.2 miles on Saturday June 1st.

And as always, the Essentia Health Fargo Marathon is a USATF-Certified Course and a Boston Qualifier!









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Marathon Swag

It’s the Fargo Marathon’s 20th birthday, so this year we’re gifting YOU the best birthday present yet! Along with the epic post-race party, your Fargo Marathon registration includes an exclusive 20th anniversary windbreaker and commemorative finisher’s medal.

location & time

Date: June 1, 2024 Time: 7:30 a.m. Address: Downtown Fargo Stay tuned for updates and the 2024 course map closer to race day!

post-run party

Once you cross the finish line, go the “extra mile” and celebrate with your fellow runners at the post race party in downtown Fargo! There’s no better way to end the weekend than at an epic party full of music, food, cold beer, and fun! Stay tuned for more exciting announcements!

Event Info





Packet Pick-up

Results & Photos

Go Far Challenge

Elite Runner Perks

Bands on the Run

There is no need for headphones on this course! The 2024 Essentia Health Fargo Marathon will feature live bands and DJs on course to help keep the momentum going, Sponsored by BNSF Railway!

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