Race Expo

The Health & Fitness Expo features over 25 exhibitors offering the latest in running equipment and nutrition. This is your chance to shop official race merchandise and talk with the people that know running. The expo is free, open to the public, and is the home of packet pick up for all participants.

Pick up your race shirt, bib number, find your next pair of running shoes, snap a few pics, and get pumped for race day—it’s all a part of the race weekend experience in Asheville!

Location & Hours

DoubleTree by Hilton
115 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803

Friday, March 15, 2024 - 11am-7pm

Packet Pickup

  • Takes place during the expo hours at DoubleTree Hotel.
  • You may pick up a race packet for another pre-registered runner, provided you have a copy of their registration email with permission.
  • Emergency bib pickup will be available in Downtown Asheville at Hilton Garden Inn Asheville Downtown (309 College St, Asheville, NC 28801) from 6:00am-7:00am on race morning. This is strictly for emergency situations and you will only receive your bib and safety pins. Please note that shirts and goody bags would be picked up at the post race party, so plan accordingly. Shirt sizes are no longer guaranteed after the race starts.

Expo Vendors

Download the 2024 Race Expo map HERE.

  • Asheville Marathon Official Race Merchandise, including LIVE on-site printing! Pre-Order yours HERE.
  • DJ's Pickles
  • EnPress Athletics
  • Firefly Realty
  • Fleet Feet + Brooks Rep
  • Fuel Goods (formerly Runner Box)
  • Genova Diagnostics
  • Oskar Blues
  • Outshine PT
  • Race Essentials
  • RunnerBox
  • Tahini Jar - in parking lot from 11am-2pm or 3pm
  • The Fold Bodywork studio (massage)
  • Untapped
  • Ville to Ville

Several new shirt designs will be available for live printing during the Expo. If you want to guarantee the size and style, please pre-order your shirt and we will have it waiting for you!