Be a VIP for the day! Get the most out of your Austin Marathon experience adding the Hilton VIP Experience. Enjoy a full spread of goodies in the morning plus full catering from Z’ Tejas post race. Post race relax with assisted stretching from Stretch Lab Austin. And yes there is even a private bathroom!

These amenities are exclusive to VIPs ONLY. But YOU can become a VIP. All you need to do is sign up during registration for the Austin Marathon. If you’re already registered for the race but want to take advantage of this luxurious offer then sign up by clicking below and purchasing the VIP option. Space is limited so act fast!

Hilton VIP Benefits:

  • Pre-race private lounge access inside Corner Bar (½ block from the start line)
  • Pre-race continental breakfast pre-race (coffee, bananas, bagels, etc.)
  • Post-race private lounge access with finish line view
  • Post-race catered lunch from Z’ Tejas
  • Post-race bar with handcrafted drinks from Tito’s Handmade Vodka & beer from Oskar Blues Brewery (21+)
  • Post-race assisted stretching from Stretch Labs Austin
  • Private pre-race gear check with transport to post-race VIP
  • Private restroom access within both pre and post-race spaces
  • Exclusive race day savings at The Austin Marathon Store – 20% Off All Gear

Pricing: (race entry not included)

  • Limited Time Offer – $99
  • $150 

Based on 2019 VIP. Some changes may apply for 2020 VIP.

Performances by Avalee & Laughing Waters


Avalee is an original Americana band featuring songwriter Stacia Woods on guitar,  mandolin and vocals and Vicki Wolf on accordion, keys and vocals. They add their own unique style to contemporary,  folk and country favorites. They are joined by multi-instrumentalist Richard Parke, playing fiddle, lap steel and guitar, Mark Williams on cello, and Kathy Rowell on percussion.

Laughing Waters

Laughing Waters is an Austin based indie band of very talented, seasoned musicians blending & bending genres from reggae to afro pop to rock & touching on folk, country, blues & swing. The core of Laughing Waters is a trio. Bob Slaughter & Lynette Perkins contribute finely crafted originals & Mark Sebly offers up a variety of fun loving rocking and swinging dance tunes. This is truly a fun & inspiring band, infectiously danceable.