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Fairfield Road Races

June 1 @ 6:45 am - June 2 @ 11:00 am

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The 2024 Fairfield Road Races, featuring a half marathon and 5K, will be held on June 1-2, 2024, at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, Connecticut. The 5K starts at 8:00 am on Saturday, June 1, while the half marathon begins at 8:00 am on Sunday, June 2.

All participants will receive technical running shirts, and both courses will have bands, cheer groups, and aid stations every mile along the half marathon route. Over 300 volunteers will offer water, UCAN’s Hydrate, and UCAN Edge to runners.

Half marathon winners will receive a commemorative finisher medal and a cash prize, while 5K winners will receive a cash prize. The event concludes with a post-race beach party featuring live music, various food and beverages, vendors, an awards ceremony, and more!

Fairfield Road Races Packet Pick-Up:

  • Fairfield University Bookstore
    • Location: In Fairfield Center | 1499 Post Rd, Fairfield CT
    • Friday, May 31: 12 pm-6 pm (ALL RACES)
    • Saturday, June 1: 10:30 am-4:30 pm (Half Marathon ONLY)
  • Jennings Beach on Saturday, June 1:
    • 6:45 am – 8:00 am: Raceday Packet Pick-Up (5K ONLY)
  • Jennings Beach on Sunday, June 2:
    • 6:45 am-8:00 am: Half Marathon Packet Pick-Up

Fairfield Road Races Half Marathon Course Map

Fairfield Road Races Half Marathon Course Map

Fairfield Road Races 5k Course Map

Fairfield Road Races 5K Course Map


Free parking at Jennings Beach during the event, but exit by 11 am on Saturday, 1 pm on Sunday or risk being ticketed. Extended stay? Buy a pass at the entry shack.

5K parking only at Jennings Beach (880 South Benson Road), and no shuttle service from Fairfield Downtown Train Station on Saturday or Sunday.

For the half marathon, there is limited parking at Jennings Beach; arrive before 6:30 AM as lots fill by 7 AM. After 7:10 AM, cars may be directed to alternate parking areas. Carpooling is strongly recommended.

Fairfield Road Races Registration

To register, visit the official website of the Fairfield Road Races. Participants aged 18 and under are eligible for a discounted rate.

Half Marathon $65.00
5K $32.00


June 1 @ 6:45 am
June 2 @ 11:00 am
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Jennings Beach, Fairfield, CT
880 S Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824 United States
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Note: Race information is subject to change by the race provider, including last minute logistical changes. While we do our best to keep up to date with the latest information, we are not responsible for any missing, last minute changes or incorrect information. When in doubt, always refer to the official race website listed for the latest infomation and instructions.