Finish Line Festival
Brand NEW for 2016!
We are very excited and pleased to announce the newest addition to race weekend: a fabulous finish line festival, located in downtown Southwest Harbor! This family friendly event will feature a whole new venue for our ever popular post-race barbecue & beer garden, as well as live music, food, beverages, kids events, vendors, and much more for everyone!
This event is free to attend and open to the public!
WHEN: Race Day, Sunday October 16th, 10:00AM until 4:00PM
WHERE: Village Green Way, Downtown Southwest Harbor. (Located just around the corner, and mere steps from our Main Street finish line!)
This event is presented and organized by the Acadia Chamber who have worked closely with our finish line festival founding partners (below) and with many more businesses and individuals who have made this festival possible.
- Town of Southwest Harbor
- The First
- Mainely Meat BBQ
- Village Green Arts
- Atlantic Brewing
- Coda Restaurant
- Barn Arts Collective
The finish line festival will also feature two VIP charity fundraising hospitality areas for all of our wonderful Beyond the Finish Line (BFL) charity fundraisers and another for St. Jude Heroes! The BFL Charity Hospitality area is presented by our founding partner, the Mount Desert Island Historical Society, one of the many local charities the MDI Marathon helps to benefit.
- Shuttle buses back to Bar Harbor pick-up at the festival.
- Post race massage is NOW located at the festival. (American Legion Building)
- Checked participants gear bags will be available for pick-up at the festival. (American Legion Building)
Make plans NOW to attend! Please don't run all the way to our finish line, and then run away and miss this fabulous NEW addition to MDI Marathon weekend! This event is dedicated to celebrating all of your achievements!
Congratulations in advance for being so amazing! We can't wait to see you all at our finish line festival!