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Halloween Half Marathon

February 23, 2016 12:51 pm

If you live in one the beautiful Austin, TX new homes and you and your family are looking for a healthy way to celebrate Halloween then you are in luck! The 2nd annual Austin Halloween Half Marathon is scheduled for Saturday, October 24, 2015 at the Cedar Park Center located off of Highway 138A and just 16 miles north of Austin. The race benefits the Down Syndrome Association of Central Texas. This wonderful organization provides support and resources to children and adults living with Down syndrome as well as their families. The Buffington Homes Race Team is happy to be participating in this worth cause.

Austin Halloween Half Marathon will start and finish at the Cedar Park Center. The course is filled with rolling hills and downhill stretches. Here are the streets you will be running on this course: Avenue of the Stars, New Hope Drive, South Blockhouse Drive, Creek Run Drive, Blockhouse Drive, Meritage Boulevard, MacArthur Drive, Horizon Park Boulevard, Hero Way, 183A Frontage Road, Scottsdale Drive, North Blockhouse Drive again, South Blockhouse Drive, New Hope Drive, and Avenue of the Stars again to the finish line back at the Cedar Park Center.

This race is not only for adults but it is for kids too! The Kids Marathon is for children ranging from kindergarten to 6th grade. Kids will run their 25 miles in the months leading up to race day and on the day of the race they will run the final 1.2 miles of the 26.2 miles.

The Austin Halloween Half Marathon course is USATF (USA Track & Field) certified. Please note that the race begins at 7:00 a.m. for adults and 9:30 a.m. for kids and course support will end at 10:00 a.m. however they will accommodate those that take a little longer to complete the course.

You and your family can register and check out the course at www.austinhalloweenhalf.com.

Come check out the beautiful Austin, TX new homes for sale after the race!

Course Map

See the Austin Halloween Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

      7:00 AM – half marathon

      9:30 AM – kids marathon


To reserve your spot in the 2015 running of Cedar Park’s Austin Halloween Half Marathon, register online at Active.com here.

Official Race Website


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