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2018 Registration

Surf City PerksLast CHANCE! Half Marathon – $95; Marathon – $105

Each Half or Full Marathon Finisher will receive:
– Our Iconic wooden surf board medal
– A tech running shirt
– An awesome tote bag representing the best of Surf City, USA!


A First-Class Huntington Beach Race Experience!

VIP logo You’re ready to race along one of Southern California’s most beautiful beaches… … and now you have an opportunity to do it in style! We’re rolling out the red carpet for those who want a little more luxury from their Surf City experience. VIP registration is open but available to a limited number of runners – there are only 100 VIP spots available and they’ll go quickly. Our velvet rope VIP experience includes:
  • Your Surf City Marathon or Half Marathon entry
  • VIP Express Packet Pickup at the Expo – no-wait, dedicated pickup table
  • Race Day Packet Pickup if you plan to arrive Sunday morning ready to run
  • Personalized VIP Race Bib (when purchased before January 15th)
  • VIP Hassle-Free Parking directly outside the Expo for both Saturday and Sunday (Race Day).*
  • Unlimited VIP Lounge access on raceday
  • Pre-race Energizing Breakfast Items served in the Lounge
  • Private Gear Check with Pick-up at Finish Line inside the VIP Lounge
  • Post-race refueling food and drink (an assortment of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available)
  • Dedicated VIP entrance to the post-race Beer Garden, if you want to venture out of the VIP Lounge
  • Private VIP restrooms with sinks!
  • Heated seating areas
  • Private post-race massage
  • A special Surf City Finisher’s Jacket – delivered with your packet
  All this for only $375! * Parking passes delivered directly to your inbox prior to race week for hassle-free printing. ** Surf City cannot guarantee sizes for the Finisher jacket on race day. Should your size not be available, we will be happy to mail it to you after the event. *** Kids under the age of 3 may join for free. Anybody over the age of 3 will need a VIP ticket to access lounge and amenities.


Bring a Friend

A VIP experience is more fun when shared with friends and family! Add a Guest (non runner) for only $75! Extend your five-star treatment to your VIP Guest (maximum of 3 guests per VIP runner). Your VIP Guest will receive unlimited access to the VIP Lounge to enjoy unlimited food and drink while you enjoy running California’s Classic Oceanfront Marathon or Half Marathon!

IMPORTANT: Guest passes are for Non-Runners ONLY. Runners will need to purchase the VIP Upgrade in order to enjoy the VIP amenities.

Already registered?

Upgrade your registration for only $275 and you’ll receive all the red carpet upgrades outlined above!