Quick Facts

Launch Party & Packet Pickup Events:  See The Weekend
Start & Finish Location: First Street & S. Livermore Ave
Half Marathon Start: 7:30am
Date: Sunday, March 15th, 2020

Runner Perks

  • Gorgeous course showcasing the Livermore Valley, Wine Region and Historic Downtown District (see Course here)
  • Gender-Specific Technical Shirt
  • Awesome Finishers Medal (we’re talking serious hardware)
  • Free Participant Photos & Live Results
  • Free Runner Tracking App (download here)
  • Free training & pace groups courtesy of TriValley Running Club
  • Unlock a 3rd medal in the Livermore x Oakland Challenge (see medal here)

Course Time Limits

To ensure that roads reopen to vehicular traffic at the scheduled times, the course time limits will be strictly enforced. Participants must maintain a pace of 14:00 min per mile to finish the 13.1 miles in under 3 hours. A cut-off location will be enforced on the course; runners or walkers who do not reach the cut-off location by this time will be stopped and shuttled to the finish line area.

Medical Information

Our Medical Team is a dedicated group of multidisciplinary medical professionals, available to help assess your race day medical needs and administer acute first aid when necessary.

Numerous medical stations will be located at the Finish as well as at the start and along the course.

Gear Check

Gear check will be available near the start line for your pre-race/post-race clothing. While you run, it’ll be held securely while you experience a grand tour of Livermore. When you finish, simply return to the same location to claim your belongings.

Please note: DO NOT leave valuables, cash or jewelry in your gear bag. The event is not responsible for any lost items. Gear bags must be claimed before close of the Finish Line Festival on race day.

Runner Zone

Once you cross the finish line, you’ll enter a secure participant only area. In the Runner Zone, you’ll rehydrate, refuel as well a be awarded your well deserved finisher’s medal. Be sure to grab all your goodies, because once you exit this area, you can’t re-enter. Besides, there’s a party going on and it’s time to celebrate!


Interactive Map & Elevation Profile:

Course Map
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Run in the Livermore x Oakland 26.2 Challenge in 2020 including Livermore Valley Half in March, and the Oaktown Half in August and unlock your exclusive challenge locket medal.



You’ve crossed the finish line on First Street in the heart of Downtown Livermore and met with local volunteers placing a finisher’s medal around your neck.  As you are catching your breath, you’re awarded with a commemorative wine glass and escorted to celebrate your accomplishment.

At the Downtown Festival, we’ve assembled a local collection of live music, food, beer & wine to reflect the spirit of the Livermore culture. 

The festival celebration is open to the public. Everyone is welcome to cheer on the runners, experience Livermore hospitality and celebrate everything this great town has to offer.

2020 Festival Partners

As required by state law, you must show a government issued ID at the ID check tent in order to enjoy beer & wine in the festival


You can transfer/defer your event registration here.

Get Around

Livermore is located 40 miles East of downtown San Francisco. I-580, Exit N. Livermore Ave.

Parking: Plentiful parking just steps from our start, finish and festival venue:

Bart: BART takes you to Dublin, a few 580 exits away from Livermore. Plan your trip using Trip Planner

Other: For all other travel options visit 511.org

Traffic Impact

Free Finisher Photos

As soon as you cross the finish line, instantly view, download, and post your race photos to social or share with family and friends.

Get your photos here.


Results from this and previous editions of the event can be viewed below: