Virginia Running Festival

Registration Fees
Register early for the best rates!
Half –Marathon
  $60: 1/1-4/30
  $70: 5/1-7/31
  $75: 8/1-9/30
  $80: 10/1-11/1
  $85: 11/2-11/9


  $25: 1/1-4/30
  $30: 5/1-7/31
  $35: 8/1-9/30
  $40: 10/1-11/1
  $45: 11/2-11/9

Fun Run

  $10: ALWAYS

Christopher Newport University
The Festival
Run the Half-Marathon or the Alumni 5K, participate in the Little Captains Half-Miler, and then stay to enjoy great food, music, and entertainment inside the Pomoco Stadium.

View Course Maps:
The Half-Marathon:
Half-Marathon Map
The 5K:
The 5K Map
Half-Marathon Training Plans:

The Training Plans

The Virginia Running Festival Half-Marathon & 5K from Flat-Out Events is BACK! Run 13.1 miles through historical neighborhoods of Newport News, on Mariners' Museum property, and back through the beautiful campus of Christopher Newport University at the Virginia Running Festival!

The Virginia Running Festival will also feature the Alumni 5K on the campus of CNU--with an all new course--and the Little Captains Half-Miler for kids of all ages!