Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend (Jan. 2018)

Packages for the 2018 Disney World Marathon Weekend are coming soon!  Join our group and run the Happiest Place on Earth and see why Disney World puts one of the most sought after race weekends!

We have an extremely limited amount of entries!
Click Here to place your deposit and secure a guaranteed entry package into the 2018 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend!

General Information

Where:Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida
Date: January 4th – 8th, 2018

Deposit and Final Payment

A 50% non-refundable deposit per person is required for runners and spectators made via the Running Room website.  The deposit amount is taken off of the package price.

Final payment must be made no later than July 31, 2017.

Packages are 100% non-refundable without insurance.

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Packages

All Packages Include

  • 2-night stay at selected Resort
  • Registration to selected race or Spectator Experience
  • 2-day Park Hopper® Ticket (upgrades available)
  • Taxes

Note that you may extend your hotel stay and/or your Park Hopper.  Pricing below.

What’s Excluded

Airfare, meals, insurance, and items of a personal nature.

Insurance

Travel insurance is always highly recommended, especially considering your trip isn’t until January.

We sell group ManuLife Travel Insurance that includes the following:

  • Trip cancelation
  • Trip interruption
  • Full medical
  • Baggage

Click here for full insurance details, coverage and specifications:
http://www.uniglobeonetravel.com/manulife-travel-insurance

PLEASE NOTE THAT IN ORDER TO HAVE 100% COVERAGE YOUR INSURANCE MUST BE PURCHASED WITHIN 2 BUSINESS DAYS OF YOUR DEPOSIT BEING PAID.

Pricing

PRICES ARE PER PERSON, RATES ARE IN USD (US DOLLARS) and INCLUDE TAXES/FEES

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

INCLUDES 2 NIGHTS

5K: Single: $719,  Double: $589,  Triple: $549,  Quadruple: $529

10K: Single: $759,  Double: $629,  Triple: $589,  Quadruple: $569

Half / Full Marathon: Single: $829,  Double: $699,  Triple: $659,  Quadruple: $639

Goofy: Single: $999,  Double: $869,  Triple: $829,  Quadruple: $809

Dopey: Single: $1,189,  Double: $1,059,  Triple: $1,019,  Quadruple: $1,009

Spectator: Single: $599,  Double: $469,  Triple: $429,  Quadruple: $419

Additional Nights

Single: $169,  Double: $169,  Triple: $185,  Quadruple: $205
*Additional Nights are PER ROOM, PER NIGHT

Examples of How Pricing Works:

Single traveler wanting a 5K entry and stay at the Pop Century Resort for 2 nights:
USD719

Two runners (one running the 5K and one running the 10K) and staying at the Pop for 2 nights:
USD589 for the 5K runner
USD629 for the 10K runner

One runner (5K entry) and one Spectator (not running) and staying at the Pop for 2 nights:
USD589 for the 5K runner
USD469 for the Spectator

Three runners (each doing the 5K) and staying at the Pop for 2 nights:
USD549 EACH

PRICES ARE PER PERSON, RATES ARE IN USD (US DOLLARS) and INCLUDE TAXES/FEES.

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

INCLUDES 2 NIGHTS

5K: Single: $899,  Double: $679,  Triple: $629,  Quadruple: $589

10K: Single: $929,  Double: $719,  Triple: $669,  Quadruple: $629

Half / Full Marathon: Single: $999,  Double: $789,  Triple: $729,  Quadruple: $699

Goofy: Single: $1,169,  Double: $959,  Triple: $899,  Quadruple: $869

Dopey: Single: $1,359,  Double: $1,149,  Triple: $1,089,  Quadruple: $1,059

Spectator: Single: $779,  Double: $569,  Triple: $509,  Quadruple: $469

Additional Nights

Single: $270,  Double: $270,  Triple: $290,  Quadruple: $320
*Additional Nights are PER ROOM, PER NIGHT

Itinerary

runDisney Health & Fitness Expo

January 4-8, 2018

Location: ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

All runners must attend the Expo for race bib and packet pickup.

Accommodation Information

Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Hop back in time to the 1950’s through till the 1990’s! This entry level property has complimentary Wi-Fi, an ATM, money exchange, childcare services, laundry and dry cleaning services and locker rentals. Disney’s bus transportation is also complimentary and will take you throughout the Disney World property.

https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/resorts/pop-century-resort/

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

Relive the romance of Spanish Colonial Mexico at this enchanting Resort hotel. Find your mythical city of gold in a Southwestern-themed haven of brightly colored casitas, rustic ranchos and beachfront cabanas encircling a glimmering 22-acre lake. Each accommodation provides a unique escape and welcoming home away from home.

https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/resorts/coronado-springs-resort/

Frequently Asked Questions

How soon do I need to register?
Soon! We sell out every year and have limited entries.

What is the Dopey Challenge?
With the Dopey Challenge participants will run the 5K, 10K, Half Marathon and Full Marathon. You must register for the Dopey Challenge to receive the Goofy Challenge and Dopey Challenge medals upon completion of all four races within the pacing requirements.

Can I register for the 5K, 10K, Half and Full Marathon separately if there are no Dopey Challenges remaining?
No.  Registering for these events individually will not enable you to participate in the Dopey Challenge.

What is Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge?
Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge is the Half Marathon on Saturday followed by the Full Marathon on Sunday.

Can I register for the Half and Full Marathon separately if there are no Goofy Challenges remaining?
No.  Registering for these events individually will not enable you to participate in the Goofy Challenge.

I see the package includes 4 nights. Can I stay more or less if needed?
Four nights are the minimum but you can stay as long as you like!

If I am participating in the Dopey Challenge what is the latest date I can pick up my race package?
As the Dopey-timed 5K event is on Thursday at 5:30 am, you will be required to pick up your race package at the race expo no later than Wednesday and prior to the Expo closing.

Can I stay at a different hotel?
Unfortunately not.  We have a contract with these hotels and are not offering any other hotels with these packages.

Do I have to book my own airfare?
You can, or, Dream Travel can price out discounted tickets for you. Simply send us your dates and city and we’ll send you the best price available.

Are these prices in CAD or USD?
USD.

What’s the weather like?
Average January temperatures in Orlando are +16 degrees Celsius.

I’m traveling solo – can you assist me with finding a roommate to save money?
We can assist you with finding a suitable roommate but unfortunately we can’t guarantee one.

Contact Dream Travel

If you have any questions about the 2018 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend or our packages, please contact Dream Travel at [email protected] or (877) 601-7275.

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