Visit Austin

The Ascension Seton Austin Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K brings together the local and tourism community to RUN AUSTIN, The #1 City in America. The event annually attracts runners from all 50 states and 30+ countries around the world. With a downtown finish and finish line festival within proximity to the hottest hotels, restaurants, and shops, Austin Marathon weekend is the perfect running event for locals, visitors and families looking for an unforgettable experience.

Come explore our culture-rich city and truly experience The Live Music Capital of the World with live music on course and downtown concert. Running the #1 city in America will be an experience you’ll never forget.

Explore The City

Image overlooking the Congress Avenue Bridge. This is a great place to watch the Mexican free-tail bats take off. It's part of the Austin experience!
Appetizer spread at Enoteca Vespaio. They're one of the Austin Marathon's five recommended south Austin restaurants. Credit: Enoteca Facebook page.
Image of Bouldin Creek Cafe's sign. They're on our list of 6 south Austin coffee shops to visit!

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