Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend (Jan. 2020)

Join Stephen Price from Dream Travel at the 2021 Disney World Marathon Weekend!

Packages
are now available!

Join our group and run the Happiest Place on Earth and see why Disney
World puts one of the most sought-after race weekends!
Want to make your trip extra special? Hop on a Disney Cruise after the Marathon Weekend and
take part in the Castaway Cay 5K Challenge!

Details below!

General Information

Where: Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida

Date:  January 6th – 19th, 2021

  • 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 October 15th, 2020.

  • Packages are 100% non-refundable without insurance.

Packages

All Packages Include

  • 3-night stay at selected Resort
  • Registration to selected race
  • Ground transportation from MCO Orlando International Airport
  • Taxes

Note that you may extend your hotel stay.  Pricing below.

What’s Excluded

  • Airfare
  • Park Passes
  • Meals
  • Insurance
  • Items of a personal nature.

*Cruise and Castaway Cay 5K Challenge sold separately

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

Pricing

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

ALL-STAR SPORTS RESORT

INCLUDES 3 NIGHTS

Additional Nights

Single and Double $185

  • *Additional Nights are PER ROOM, PER NIGHT
  • All rates are in USD, include 3 nights hotel, race entry and taxes/fees.
  • Triple and Quadruple rates available upon request.

Pop Century Resort

INCLUDES 3 NIGHTS

Additional Nights

Single and Double $229

  • *Additional Nights are PER ROOM, PER NIGHT
  • All rates are in USD, include 3 nights hotel, race entry and taxes/fees.
  • Triple and Quadruple rates available upon request.

Coronado Springs Resort

INCLUDES 3 NIGHTS

Additional Nights

Single and Double $299

  • *Additional Nights are PER ROOM, PER NIGHT
  • All rates are in USD, include 3 nights hotel, race entry and taxes/fees.
  • Triple and Quadruple rates available upon request.

Itinerary

runDisney Health & Fitness Expo

RunDisney Health & Fitness Expo:
Wednesday, January 6, 2021
Thursday, January 7, 2021
Friday, January 8, 2021
Saturday, January 9, 2021

Location: ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

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

DEPOSIT AND FINAL (2)

Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort

Get in the game at this Resort hotel that salutes the world of competitive sports, including baseball, basketball, football, surfing and tennis. Go the distance and don’t be afraid to celebrate your inner fan amid sporty décor starring some of your favorite Disney characters.

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.

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort  

Celebrate the unique blend of Spanish, Mexican and Southwest American cultures at the newly re-imagined Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. This beautiful lakeside oasis offers classic influences, Disney touches and modern comforts to energize and inspire as you delight in an array of new features, eateries and enhancements.

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 3 nights. Can I stay more or less if needed?
Three 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 2021 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend or our packages, please contact Dream Travel at [email protected]

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