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Find Your Holiday Events in Plano

Plano Texas is an active and lively community with many events of interest to our out of town guests and local community throughout the year. Ethnic festivals, arts and crafts fairs, exciting theatre, sporting events and much more are included in the calendar of events. Use the easy search box below to find out what is going on during your visit or plan your next trip to Plano around one of these great events. If you are interested in having an event listed on our calendar, you can Submit an Event here.

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Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon/10K/5K/1K

It’s time to take your run on an epic adventure. Soaring hot air balloons pave the way to your amazing day to run one of four races! Sign up for the half marathon, 10K, 5K or 1K. All participants in each distance will receive a dazzling commemorative finisher medal! All participants receive two tickets to the InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival plus parking on race day. Don’t let this opportunity fly by, register today!

Either way, you’ll adore the third commemorative bonus finisher medal as a reward for going the extra distance. Sign-up now to receive the early registration fee discount that saves $15 for the Sky High Challenge, $10 on the Elevate Challenge and Half Marathon, and $5 on the 10K, 5K, and 1K races.

All runners receive two tickets to the InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival plus parking on race day. Early registration ends at midnight on March 31 and you don’t need a code or coupon to save when you sign-up online. These races have registration limits because there are a lot of people who are passionate about running!

Our 5K was recently ranked as one of the Top 5K’s in Texas by Texas Runner and Triathlete as seen featured in their Winter 2019 issue. Get ready to run with all your heart, and legs, at the Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and 1K races.  #PBFRaces #PlanoBalloon

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Registration is not available in person at packet pickup or on race days. All registration must be done in advance online.  Registration for the Sky High Challenge, Elevate Challenge, 5K and 1K races will close at Noon on Friday, September 20, 2019 (based on availability and could sell out prior to that date and time).  Registration for the Half Marathon and 10K races will close at Noon on Saturday, September 21, 2019. There is no race day registration.

Event Details

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time:
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Event Website
Red Tail Amphitheater
2801 E Spring Creek Pkwy
Plano, TX 75074 United States
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Cost: $20 – $75