Aurora Half Marathon & 5K

Sunday, March 17, 2024 Aurora, IL

Aurora Half Marathon & 5K in Aurora, IL

Come join the fun at the Aurora Half Marathon and 5k and enjoy all that Aurora has to offer! 

Trail Runners, Scenic Views. Running through the beautiful WIld Promenade, the Aurora Half Marathon is a mesmorizing winding trail course that journeys through River Edge Park for an incredibly scenic experience. 

Starting at 7:00 a.m sharp, the Aurora Half Marathon is an out-and-back course design that loops around South River before heading back along South River Street in pursuit of the finish line. 

The half marathon course has a four (4) hour cut-off. There will be age group awards for both male and female categories. Finisher’s medals will be awarded to all those who cross the finish line successfully. 

Finally, all participants are invited to stay behind after the race is over to enjoy and celebrate at the River Edge Park after party! 

Race Weather & Climate

Aurora, Illinois, is a city situated in the northeastern part of the state, approximately 40 miles west of Chicago, making it a part of the Chicago metropolitan area.

On March 17 in Aurora, Illinois, the climate typically reflects the transition from winter to early spring. The average high temperature for this date is around 48°F (9°C), while the average low temperature drops to approximately 29°F (-2°C). March in Aurora tends to be relatively wet, with an average precipitation of 2.08 inches, as the city is located in northeastern Illinois and experiences a continental climate with distinct seasons.

Aurora Half Marathon Race Results

Aurora Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Aurora Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 6:00 AM CDT.

There is a 4 hour time limit on the course.


To reserve your spot in the 2024 Aurora Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $75.00 fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $35.00 fee for the 5K Run/Walk.
  • There is a $25.00 fee for the virtual half marathon.
  • There is a $25.00 fee for the virtual 5k.

Aurora Half Marathon Race Website

Aurora Half Marathon Website

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