VIP Experience

First-Class Grandma’s Marathon Experiences 

From private bathrooms and gear check, to the perfect post-race snacks, we’re rolling out the red carpet for runners and race fans who want a little more convenience with their Grandma’s Marathon experience.
Choose from one of two options:

Option 1: All-Inclusive VIP Runner Experience – $160

Limited to 14 spots. Note: All-Inclusive VIP Runner Experience is available for Full Marathon participants only

  • VIP access to the UCare Tent at the starting line with coffee provided by Duluth Coffee Company and CLIF products.
  • Portable restrooms available exclusively for individuals with access to the UCare Tent at the starting line.
  • VIP gear bag service so your bag is immediately ready and waiting for you at the finish line in Canal Park.
  • Admission to the MCCU Finish Line VIP Tent (open until 2 p.m.) featuring complimentary breakfast, lunch and beverages catered by Black Woods Bar and Grill.
  • A pair of commemorative Fitsoks and Grandma’s Marathon T-shirt.
  • (4) Bleacher passes for your family and friends to watch you finish!

Option 2:  Finish Line VIP Tent Access – $80

Limited to 30 spots. Open to the public.