2024-2025 Pennsylvania Half Marathon Race Calendar

Pennsylvania Half Marathons by Date

Browse all Pennsylvania half marathons in 2024 and 2025 by month and by city below.

For each race, you’ll find the history of the half marathon and the course, the most recent year’s course maps, elevation profiles, runner reviews, pricing, and how to sign up. When you view a race, you might also find contact info if you’re having problems with your registration or need to contact the race directors.

We dedicated dozens of hours every month searching for races to include in the Pennsylvania half marathons calendar.

If you happen to see any half marathon not included, contact us at info@halfmarathons.net to submit your race.

Looking for the best Pennsylvania half marathons for you? Beneath the Pennsylvania half marathon calendar we’ve provided answers to frequently asked questions.

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Upcoming 2024 Pennsylvania Half Marathons

May 2024

Sat May 4 Great Allegheny Ohiopyle Marathon Race Festival Ohiopyle PA
Sun May 5 Greenwood Furnace Trail Challenge Half Marathon Greenwood Furnace State Park PA
Sun May 5 Pittsburgh Marathon Weekend Pittsburgh PA
Sun May 5 York Marathon & Half Marathon York PA
Sat May 11 Mountain Railroad Half Marathon Everett PA
Sat May 11 Ninja 5k 10k & Half Marathon York PA
Sun May 12 Mother's Day Run for the Roses Half Marathon 10k & 5k Coplay PA
Sun May 26 Charlie Horse Half Marathon & 5k Mohnton PA

June 2024

Sat Jun 1 God's Country Marathon & Half Marathon Coudersport PA
Fri Jun 7 Independence Series – Day 3 – PA Marathon & Half Marathon Birdsboro PA
Fri Jun 7 Second State Marathon & Half Marathon Greentown PA
Sat Jun 8 1/2 Saur 1/2 Kraut Philadelphia PA
Sat Jun 8 Ninja 5k 10k & Half Marathon York PA
Sat Jun 29 Squirrel 5k 10k & Half Marathon Harrisburg PA

July 2024

August 2024

Sat Aug 10 Ninja 5k 10k & Half Marathon York PA

September 2024

October 2024

November 2024

Sat Nov 2 Mushroom Cap Half Marathon Kennett Square PA
Sat Nov 9 Ninja Half Marathon 10k & 5k York PA
Sat Nov 9 Rocky Run Half Marathon 10M & 5k Philadelphia PA
Sun Nov 10 St. Luke's D&L RaceFest Marathon Half Marathon & Relay Allentown PA
Sat Nov 23 Philadelphia Marathon Half Marathon & 8K Philadelphia PA
TBD Nov Veterans Marathon & Half Marathon Blairsville PA
TBD Nov The Leftovers Run Half Marathon & 4.1M Oaks PA

December 2024

Sun Dec 8 Nittany Valley Half Marathon State College PA

January 2025

February 2025

March 2025

TBD Mar South Park Half Marathon South Park Township PA
TBD Mar Ninja 5k 10k & Half Marathon York PA
TBD Mar SRG Half Marathon and 5 Miler Douglassville PA
TBD Mar Big Woods Half Marathon Elverson PA
TBD Mar Chambersburg Half Marathon Chambersburg PA
TBD Mar Rabid Raccoon 100M 100k & Half Marathon Beaver Falls PA
TBD Mar Two Rivers Marathon Race Festival Lackawaxen PA
TBD Mar Garden Spot Village Half Marathon & 10k New Holland PA
TBD Mar Just a Short Run 30k Half Marathon 8.1M & 5k Allison Park PA
TBD Mar Roger Snyder Memorial Race Half Marathon 10k & 5k Richfield PA
TBD Mar Half Wit Half Marathon Trail Run Reading PA
TBD Mar Love Run Philadelphia Half Marathon Philadelphia PA
TBD Mar Bunny 5k 10k & Half Marathon Harrisburg PA

April 2025

TBD Apr Buck Ridge Burn Half Marathon & 5k Gardners PA
TBD Apr Scranton Half Marathon Scranton PA
TBD Apr Boston Trail Half Marathon & 5k Elizabeth Township PA
TBD Apr Dirty Kiln Trail Race Half Marathon & 10K Hollidaysburg PA
TBD Apr Ninja 5k 10k & Half Marathon York PA
TBD Apr Philadelphia Trail Marathon & Half Marathon Philadelphia PA
TBD Apr Halfity Half Marathon Harrisburg PA
TBD Apr Celebrate Trails Day Distance Medley Shickshinny PA
TBD Apr Rock the Nock Half Marathon 10k & 5k Quakertown PA
TBD Apr Run to Breathe Half Marathon & 5k Portersville PA
TBD Apr Jim Thorpe Area Running Festival Half Marathon Jim Thorpe PA
TBD Apr Gettysburg Festival of Races Marathon Half Marathon & 5k Gettysburg PA
TBD Apr St. Luke's Half Marathon & 5k Allentown PA

Frequently Asked Questions about Pennsylvania Half Marathons

What are the most popular Pennsylvania half marathons?

The Philadelphia Half Marathon was the most popular Pennsylvania half marathon with 13,006 finishers of the half marathon. The second most popular Pennsylvania was the Pittsburgh Half Marathon with 10,167 finishers of the half marathon.

What are the best Pennsylvania half marathons for beginners in 2024?

The Pennsylvania half marathons we recommend as the best for beginners are:

  • The Philadelphia Half Marathon: Philadelphia’s largest half marathon and, by far, the largest running weekend in Pennsylvania. The race has exceptional production, a ton of crowd support, and a course through historic parts of the city.
  • The Pittsburgh Half Marathon: The course takes runners across three different bridges with their own distinct architecture and great views of Pittsburgh. The course is known for its finisher festival, crowds support, and a generous time cut off of 7 hours for the marathon.
  • Love Run Philadelphia: A great spring half marathon in Pennsylvania. With a start and finish at Art Museum at Eakins Oval, the course is flat, fast and downhill. A scenic finish near the stairs from Rocky!

What are the best months to run a Pennsylvania half marathon?

September and October are the most popular months to run a Pennsylvania half marathon.

What are the most popular cities to run Pennsylvania half marathons?

Philadelphia is the most popular city to run a half marathon in Pennsylvania.