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Bull City Race Fest

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Bull City Race Fest and Food Truck Rodeo

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Durham, NC Oct 21 11:00 am - Oct 21 5:00 pm

The Bull City Race Fest & Food Truck Rodeo is the culmination of a world-class running experience, in a world-class eating experience all in a world-class city!

Gorgeous Half Marathon
Fantastic 5 Mile Run
Family Friendly 1 Mile Run (not timed)
Food Truck Rodeo like only Durham can offer
A Beautiful Octoberfest Beer Garden
A Kids Zone Experience to keep everyone entertained!

The weekend kicks off with the expo and packet pick-up in downtown Durham, followed by a Carb Crawl, with local restaurants showcasing why Durham is foodie heaven.

With differing distances on race day, you are welcome to race, go for distance, or run with family and friends. Each distance has something unique to offer. The half-marathon showcases downtown, Trinity Park and Duke’s campus. All races start next to the American Tobacco Campus with a post-race festival on the lawn at the Durham Performing Arts Center. There will be food trucks, a beer garden, a kids’ zone and entertainment.

Habitat for Humanity of Durham continues to be the Official Charitable Beneficiary of this landmark running and food event. The partnership enables the two organizations to continue their commitment of creating positive economic and social impact for the Durham community for the next five years, funding the building of Habitat houses in communities across Durham.


Location: Durham Convention Center | 301 West Morgan Street