Run from Northeast Park to downtown Meridian, through historic Poplar Springs to North Hills and through scenic countryside returning to Northeast Park for the finish.

The 5th Annual Meridian Marathon; now the Magnolia Marathon & Half Marathon is scheduled for November 19th, 2016. To benefit the Alzheimer's Association, Lion's Club Charities, and Local Charities. Click Here to Register Now!


Once again we'll offer your name on your race bib. If you registered by November 3rd, your name will be on your race number.

James Pearce Marathon Winner 2015

Meggan Franks 1/2 Marathon Winner 2015

Entry Includes

* Finisher's Medal (Learn more about our medal)

* Official Race Shirt

* Post Race Party

* 2 FREE Photo Downloads

All participants will receive the official Magnolia Marathon & Half t-shirt along with a race packet filled with free products and valuable coupons. Post race fruit and refreshments will be provided for all runners at the finish line.

The Marathon, 1/2 marathon, and team relay Marathon all start at 7 am at Northeast Recreation Park.

All finishers who finish under eight hours receive a commemorative Magnolia Wood Finisher’s Medal. 

Marathon USATF# (MS12014MS)
Male: 2015
James Pearce - Rockville, MD 2:48:26.3
Female: 2012
Lisa Korsten - Houston, TX 3:32:43.3

Half Marathon
Male: 2013
Zachary Vogt - Grenada, MS 1:22:15.1
Female: 2015
Meggan Franks - Starkville, MS 1:22:59.2

Saturday November 19th, 2016

Wheelchair Start 6:45 AM

Marathon Start 7:00 AM

Half Marathon Start 7:00 AM

4-Person Team Relay Start 7:00 AM

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No Race Day Registration
No Exceptions