Registration opens for Festival Foods La Crosse Marathon — set for May 6

The 26.2-point mile race from Sparta to Riverside Park in La Crosse returns in person after virtual appearance this year

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — Runners in La Crosse have another reason to lace up their shoes.

Registration is now open for the Festival Foods La Crosse Marathon.

After being virtual this past May, this year’s race will start May 6 in Sparta as it follows along the La Crosse River Bike Trail on its way to Riverside Park in La Crosse.

It’s the first time for the 26.2 mile version of the race since 2011.

The half-marathon will start in West Salem.

Prices will increase at the end of January.

You can register for the race here.

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