We encourage all participants and spectators to arrive prior to 6:30am to ensure parking availability and allow for adequate time to drop off bags, warm up, and get in the start corrals.
The average high is 59 degrees and the average low is 40 degrees in March.
March 18, 2023
TowneBank Shamrock 8K: 7:30 am
Access College Foundation 8K Student Challenge 7:30 am
Leprechaun Dash: 10:30 am
Operation Smile Final Mile: 11:00 am
March 19, 2023
Yuengling Shamrock Marathon & Anthem Shamrock Half Marathon: 7:30 am
We encourage you to arrive early and bring cash for parking – Many lots will only accept cash on race day!
Parking is available in the 19th Street city lot. There is also parking in the 9th Street city lot, Virginia Beach Convention Center, and private lots at 21st and 23rd. There is also street parking in the area.
There are many fun things to do in Virginia Beach during race weekend. Click here for things to do. In addition, you are invited to attend the two day Sports & Fitness Expo.
Yes, the 2023 Shamrock Marathon is a qualifier for the 2024 Boston Marathon.