These 2023 expo highlights showcase the must-visit booths
The 3M Half Marathon Expo & Packet Pick Up takes place on January 20th-21st at the Palmer Event Center! The expo is a chance for participants to visit our sponsors and partners and check out what they have to offer.
You can meet the official pacers and shop Run Austin gear from Fleet Feet. There are tons of prizes, giveaways, and discounts. Who knows, there might even be a few surprises for some lucky folks!
3M Post-it Lounge
Visit the ever-popular 3M Post-it Lounge and add your message to our giant post-it wall. Leave a message of inspiration for a loved one or all participants. Or just sit back and relax before you go another round about the expo. Kids can even join in on the fun with our photo booth.
There will be several fun photo opportunities set up throughout the expo including our GIF photo booth, a larger than life-size version of this year’s finisher medal, course maps, and more. Visit them all!
Don’t forget to tag us on social @3MHalfMarathon and #DownhilltoDowntown.
Visit the Ascension Seton Austin Marathon and chat with their Ambassadors about race day! Thinking about registering for the Austin Marathon, Half Marathon, or KXAN Simple Health 5K? Register at their booth and take advantage of their expo deals. You can even walk away with some cool swag! BONUS: take a picture in front of their sweet Austin backdrop!
30th Anniversary 3M Half Marathon Booth
Right when you exit packet pick up head to our 2024 Booth! We will have special $79 Expo only pricing + Under Armour In training shirts!
Fleet Feet Austin
Visit our friends at Fleet Feet Austin and snag some gear to get you to the start line and beyond. They will have some Run Austin gear but it is limited so get there as soon as you can. They’ll also have hydration and nutrition for your last-minute needs.
Twenty-Six Two Marathon Club
If this is your first half marathon or you’re chasing your 13.1-mile PR, visit these folks! Meet the runners who will pace you to the finish line! These pacers are veterans and know what they’re doing. Swing by their booth, chat about race day and get your last-minute questions answered.
Ascension Seton CapTex Tri
Add a little variety to your running by trying out a triathlon! CapTex Tri is Austin’s only downtown triathlon and features 3 distances including the beginner-friendly Rookie Tri Distance. Or get your friends involved, make it a team effort, and sign for a relay.
Join the 3M Half Marathon team as we take over the streets of Austin! This fun new app will have you looking forward to adding more miles to your schedule and finding new fun places to run in Austin.
Texas Drain Specialist
Chat with Julian and his team while you make special cheer signs. As an official sponsor of 3M Half Marathon, Texas Drain Specialist is there for you on and off the course. They even have a team you can join that includes free group workouts!
Visit these other booths
GU Energy Gels
Austin Gamblers PBR Team
Texas Drain Specialist
Little Guys Moving
Austin Massage Company
The Original Worm