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Events in Honolulu | Honolulu Marathon

Events in Honolulu | Honolulu Marathon

There are many exciting Events in Honolulu and Honolulu Activities taking place this month near Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach – A Waikiki Hotel – like the annual Honolulu Marathon that you can participate in or watch.

December 14, 2014
Ala Moana Beach Park | 1201 Ala Moana Boulevard, Honolulu, HI 96814

One of the biggest Events in Honolulu this month will be the Honolulu Marathon, which is also the 3rd largest marathon in the United States. The Honolulu Marathon attracts about 30,000 entrants and is one of the Honolulu Activities that runners from around the world make sure they participate in each year.

If you are running in the Honolulu Marathon or just want to watch what is sure to be one of the most exciting Events in Honolulu this month, stay at a centrally-located Waikiki Hotel like Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach – A Waikiki Hotel near all of the top Honolulu Activities held throughout the year.

More about the Honolulu Marathon:
The Honolulu Marathon is a unique marathon because there is no limit on the number of participants that can race, and there is no cut-off time for runners to finish the Marathon. This is one of the most enjoyable Events in Honolulu for avid runners and casual sports enthusiasts alike, because it offers most everyone interested in running a chance to challenge themselves or simply have a great time in beautiful Honolulu.

The 2014 Honolulu Marathon takes place this year on December 14th, starting on Ala Moana Boulevard (at Ala Moana Beach Park) near Courtyard by Marriott Waikiki Beach – A Waikiki Hotel. The Event finishes at the gorgeous Kapiolani Park near our Waikiki Hotel, and it covers 26 miles of stunning scenery along the way.

Visitors’ tips for attending the Honolulu Marathon:

  • The Honolulu Marathon’s course includes spectacular ocean views along the world-famous Waikiki Beach, and it goes past the Diamond Head and Koko Head volcanic craters. This Marathon is one of the most fun Events in Honolulu that you’ll find allowing participants and spectators to get outside and enjoy the lovely sights on our island.
  • If you’re interested in participating in the Honolulu Marathon, there may still be time for you to register for the race. If you simply to want to watch the Marathon, there will be many places along the race route for you to cheer on the runners and walkers – all within minutes of our Waikiki Hotel.
  • After the Marathon, an Awards Ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. at the Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Awards will be presented to the first 3 men and first 3 women, Kamaaina, and Wheelchair participants. 

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