Please note: The below information is for 2018. 2019 Information will be updated as we get closer to Race Day!
The Official Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon Afterparty!
Sunday, October 20th
8AM – 2PM
Surface parking lot on the corner of Lafayette Blvd. and Third Street. Please see the below map for reference!
- Gear Check opens at 5:30 a.m. and will be located on the northeast corner of the lot
- Running a Motor City Challenge? You’ll pick up your final medal here
- Your chance to win over $5,000 in prizes, including free 2019 race registrations
- Cold Beer for a nominal price (all proceeds are donated to charity)
- Local food truck favorites Mac Shack and El Guapo will be there to satisfy your post-race cravings
- Live Music from Collision Six
- Family Fun including games and more
- Visit with our 2018 official charity partners
The party is FREE and open to all runners and spectators and open to the public!