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Family of runners pose with Chewbacca during Star Wars Half Marathon - The Light Side event.

Out-of-This-World Offerings at Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Light Side

Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Light Side at the Disneyland® Resort is offering two re-imagined experiences to enhance the race weekend for runners and spectators.


Running through the start line at Star Wars Half Marathon – The Light Side.


The Light Side Lounge: A VIP Experience is designed to take the hustle out of your race weekend and calm your inner Force. This new package offers a private concierge lounge where participants can pick up their race gear while enjoying some light snacks and exclusive entertainment, all in one relaxing place. There will even be early shopping opportunities at the runDisney Health & Fitness Expo that will allow runners to beat the crowds and casually shop for race merchandise. This experience also includes early access to the New Balance Expo Booth where runners are able to purchase a pair of the 2017 Limited Edition New Balance runDisney Collection.* Runners will wrap up the weekend with a Post-Race Celebration Party at the ESPN Zone® restaurant in the Downtown Disney® District on Sunday afternoon. To commemorate the race weekend, Light Side Lounge guests will receive a Disney PhotoPass® Collection that enables them to download all of their saved images from the entire race weekend and more!


If cheering on Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Light Side runners is more your speed, the Spectator Viewing Party is for you. Friends and family will enjoy a private viewing area in Disneyland® Park to watch and cheer on runners as they cruise at lightspeed down Main Street, U.S.A. While spectators wait for their runner to return, they can partake in a private continental breakfast buffet at the ESPN Zone® restaurant with televised race course viewing. When they've had their fill, just steps away is the finish line where spectators can relax in luxury lounge seating as they cheer on race participants. All guests will receive chEAR gear and exclusive parking the morning of the event.


Whether you're running, supporting or just a fan of this galaxy, the Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Light Side race event has something for you. Visit here for more details and to sign up for the Light Side Lounge: A VIP Experience or the Spectator Viewing Party.


* Private shopping opportunity grants early access to Official Race Merchandise and New Balance areas of the Health and Fitness Expo only during posted dates and times. Official Race Merchandise and New Balance merchandise is subject to availability and purchase restrictions. See Official Race Merchandise and New Balance Health and Fitness Expo booths for details.


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