Shawnee Marathon


Sunday, October 28, 2018


Garden of the Gods, 50 Highway 145 S, Harrisburg, Illinois


7:30 am - 3:00 pm


The Shawnee Marathon was named the 5th best road race in the State of Illinois according to “Best of Illinois.”

The sixth running of the Shawnee Marathon, Half Marathon and Shawnee 10K is set for Saturday, October 27, 2018 and will draw participants from all over the country. Since we took over the Marathon in 2016, we have seen participants from all over Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, South Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Texas, Colorado, Delaware, Washington, Arkansas, Tennessee, Louisiana, New Mexico and even Japan!

The scenic route in the Shawnee National Forest runs from Garden of the Gods to downtown Harrisburg. It is a Boston Marathon qualifying race.

Cost of Admission: $60-80

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