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New Places, Same Great Events!

NEW PLACES, SAME GREAT EVENTS!

Tomorrow officially opens the 5th Anniversary Disney's Princess Half Marathon Weekend!  With so much anticipation and excitement, we're ready to get things started, but first, we want make sure you are aware of two key location changes from prior runDisney races. 


Disney's Fit for a Princess Expo at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
Disney's Fit for a Princess Expo will be taking place at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort on Friday February 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday February 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Parking and Guest drop-off will not be permitted at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort during the days of the Expo. 


If you will be staying in a Walt Disney World® Resort, we strongly encourage you to take Event Transportation to the Expo. If you plan on driving, you will need to park at Downtown Disney® West Side behind La Nouba™ by Cirque du Soleil® to catch the Expo Shuttle to Disney's Coronado Springs Resort. Shuttles begin departing at 8:30 a.m. each morning, with the last shuttle departing Downtown Disney West Side at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.


PLEASE NOTE: This Expo bus loop is a special, Disney's Fit for a Princess Expo bus loop dedicated to transportating you to the Expo. This is not the normal bus loop near Downtown Disney Pleasure Island.


Driving directions to Downtown Disney West Side:


  • Traveling on I-4, exit 67 (536 West)
  • Continue on 536 West and exit for Downtown Disney
  • At the traffic signal, turn right (Buena Vista Drive)
  • Continue on Buena Vista Drive to Downtown Disney
  • Turn left at the first traffic light for Downtown Disney
  • Follow signs to parking and bus pick-up locations

 

The runDisney Kids Races at Epcot®
The runDisney Kids Races will be held at Epcot this Saturday, with races starting at the following times:

  • One Mile Race – 8:45 a.m.
  • 100m, 200m, 400m & Diaper Dashes – 9:15 a.m.


This information and more will be available in the Final Race Instructions and Race Program. You will also receive a copy of each at packet pick-up at the Expo at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort.


And finally, the Fairy Godmother and Dennis Marsico have put together a video to help you find your way to the starting line of the 5th Anniversary of Disney's Princess Half Marathon! (For a special 5K & Kids Races version, visit the runDisney YouTube Channel.)