Where is the EXPO/Packet Pick-up located (address):

The address of the expo & packet pick-up is Outside the Half Shell Raw Bar, 231 Margret Street.

Where is the start of the race:

The start of the race is at the corner of Caroline & Grinnell (Less than a block from the Packet Pick Up location)

Where does the race finish:

The finish of the race is located near Margaret & Caroline- also right near the Half Shell Raw Bar

What is the Time Limit:

The finish line will remain open for 4 hours.  Participation support (aid/water stations,volunteers, course marshals etc.) will not be guaranteed after that time and you must adhere to local pedestrian rules (sidewalks etc.).

Water Stations:

There will be water at the start & finish line and approximately every mile along the course.

Energy Drink:

Starting at the second water station: Ultima Replenisher will be at every station.

Bag Check:

Available race morning near registration tent.

Packet Pick Up/Expo:

Outside the Half Shell Raw Bar, 231 Margret Street.

Friday, January 12, 2018 3pm – 6pm

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 12pm – 7pm.

Limited packet pick up on race day from 5:30 am – 6:15 am for Pre-registered participants ONLY.

Race Day:

Limited packet Pick Up Race Day 5:30am – 6:15am. No Race Day Registration.

Course Safety:

Headphones Strongly Discouraged. If you must have music, you must leave one ear open (for your safety) or you may be subject to disqualification. 

Personalized Bibs:

You must be registered before December 15th, 2018 to have your name on your bib.

Course Entertainment:

Live music & entertainment along the course.


Entry Fees are Non-refundable but are transferable. If you are unable to attend, we will send you a race packet/shirt upon e-mail request. Deferrals may be given under certain circumstances with an e-mail request to Race Director prior to event.

Timing & Scoring:

We use a bib chip system with chips affixed to your bib. Please do not fold the bib and please wear bib outside of clothes or you may not get timed.


If you cannot attend Awards Ceremony. E-mail us a request to have your award mailed. A Shipping Fee will Apply.

Are there Group Rates:

Yes, contact Barb at info@keywesthalfmarathon.com


Ample parking within a  block of start/finish area if you arrive by 5 am. We strongly suggest you arrive by taxi or bicycle. City of Key West lots: Corner of Grinnell/Caroline and Margaret/Caroline, Conch Harbor Marina.  Mallory Square lot and Westin lots are within 1/4 mile of start/finish. City parking lots are free on Sundays till 12 Noon.

Race Day Photos:

endurance-imagingEndurance Imaging is pleased to be the official photographer for the 19th Annual Key West Half Marathon and 5k. You should receive an email with a link to your race photos 3-5 days after the event. If you would like to pre-register additional email addresses you can do so on our website: http://www.backprint.com/enduranceimaging/139470

We look forward to capturing your awesome race and smiling face on race day!