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Blue Nose Brand’er

Apply to become an official ambassador of the Emera Blue Nose Marathon! Are you passionate about community and active living?  We are looking for energetic, positive people who have shared values with the Blue Nose Marathon. If you want to help inspire others to reach their full potential and become the best version of themselves, […]


Our most popular adult race, the GoodLife FITNESS 10KM, is a beautiful adventure through the dynamic streets of Halifax and Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, beginning and ending in Halifax’s vibrant downtown core. The 10KM route is perfect for both walkers and runners of all abilities, as it provides a challenging course with the perfect amount of […]

2023 Blue Nose Marathon Expo

Exhibitor registration is open! Click HERE to learn more or book your space. Show Dates Friday, May 19, 2023 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM Saturday, May 20, 2023 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM Add Your Tooltip Text Here Location Zatzman Sportsplex, 110 Wyse Rd, Dartmouth, NS B3A 1M2 Free Entrance Open to participants and the larger public. […]


COVID-19 SAFETY GUIDELINES Updated May 5th, 2022: As we learn to live in a new normal with COVID-19, Blue Nose Marathon will continue to do our part to keep our community safe. There are several things our participants can do to keep themselves safe as well. We ask you follow the guidelines below and please […]

Street Closures

Click HERE for a print-friendly version of all street closures. Street Closures – Saturday, May 18 Street Closures – Sunday, May 19 Full Closure: No vehicle traffic is permitted on the street during the closure time period. Rolling Closure: Halifax Regional Police will allow traffic to pass through areas when participants are not present.

Pace Bunnies

Volunteers provided by True North Pacing 5KM 20:00 25:00 30:00 35:00 40:00 10KM 45:00 50:00 55:00 60:00 1:05 1:10 Half Marathon 1:45 1:50 1:55 2:00 2:05 2:10 2:15 2:20 Full Marathon 3:30 3:45 4:00 4:15 4:30

Show Your Bib

After your run Show Your Bib to local businesses and get great deals!!! Antojo – 15% off food. Argyle Fine Art Canvas (Cambridge Suites) – Enjoy a FREE appetizer with the purchase of an entrée when you show your bib at Canvas! Open 5pm-10pm. Durty Nelly’s – 15% off food. Freshii – Show your bib, and […]

Parking Bans

Click HERE for a print-friendly version of weekend parking bans.   Wondering where to park? If you’re in need of parking locations, here are some options: Impark Parking Provider North End Halifax Downtown Halifax Scotia Square Parkade