Health and Fitness Expo:  Saturday, March 21st from 9am to 5pm at the Oakland Marriott City Center. 

The Health and Fitness Expo is open to the public and FREE of charge. The Expo is the Oakland Running Festival homebase and packet pick up. You don’t have to be participating in the event to browse all the great wares that will be on display. You will find great prices on shoes, apparel, active gear and health care products – items you can use even if you’re not a runner. The Health and Fitness Expo is open Saturday, March 22nd from 9am to 5pm and is located at the Oakland Marriott City Center. 


iGiftBag:  All runners will receive an iGift Bag prior to attending the expo.  The Oakland Running Festival iGiftBag™ is an interactive, virtual "goodie bag" provided electronically to each runner. The iGiftBag™ features rich-media digital gifts, coupons, games, and more from local and national race sponsors.  It will contain race tips, and even ways to get free stuff at the expo. 


Packet Pick-Up:Packet Pick-Up takes place at the Health and Fitness Expo located in the Oakland Marriott City Center. The Expo and Packet Pick-Up will be open Saturday, March 22nd from 9am to 5pm. Participants are asked to pick-up their own packets in person with proper photo identification. Relay Team Captains may pick up packets for teammates provided team members have signed waiver (waiver automatically signed if registered on-line) and team captain has a signed letter granting permission from the participant.

There is NO packet pick-up on race day.

General Information: In addition to picking up your bib, timing chip and race shirt, we encourage participants to browse the expo area. You will find great prices on shoes, apparel, nutritional supplements, active gear and health care products. If you need any last minute items for the race, you will certainly find them at the expo.