Fairview Half Marathon and 5K General Information

Participant Limits | Race Day Schedule | Course Info & Maps | Event Location, Parking, & Directions | Hotel & Travel


Participant Limits

The cap will be 700 participants - 400 in the half marathon and 300 in the 5K.

This participant limit is subject to change at any time.


Race Day Schedule

6:00 am to 7:15 am – Onsite Race Day Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration. You will not be able to pick up your packet if you arrive after 7:15 am. Many of our volunteers also run the race so they need a chance to visit the portalet line and prepare before the 7:30 am half marathon start too!

7:00 am – Kids' 100 Yard Dash start
It's up to you to figure out and decide your logistics if you are doing the free childcare also about how you get through the process of running the Dash, getting the children to childcare, and returning for whichever race you are running.

7:10 am - Line-up for the Half Marathon.

7:30 am – Half Marathon start

7:45 am – 5K start

8:45 am (approximately) – 5K awards

10:30 am (approximately) – Half Marathon awards

11:30 am – Course closes


Course Info & Maps

Participants will enjoy a beautiful looped course through the Town of Fairview. The roadways are a mixture of concrete and asphalt, with the majority being asphalt road surface.

You'll experience the rolling hills of a town who prides itself in "Keepin' It Country" while enjoying a mix of darling farms and pastures, and beautiful neighborhoods of large homes and perfectly manicured yards!

Full course details...

Event Location, Parking, & Directions

All parking is by the race site. The address for the race site is:

Fairview Town Hall
372 Town Place
Fairview, Texas 75069

Here's a map!


Hotel & Travel


Here are the two hotels closest to the race site:

Hampton Inn & Suites - Dallas Allen
830 West Stacy Road
Allen, Texas

We have a small block of rooms at a discounted rate of $95. Book here online or use code CHXFH5 if booking by phone.




Courtyard Dallas Allen at the John Q. Hammonds Center
210 East Stacy Road
Allen, Texas

Rates starting at $95 a night.



Air Travel

Fairview, Texas is served by two area airports: Dallas-Love Field (DAL) is the smaller one where Southwest Airlines flies out of, and then all other airlines fly through Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW).

Directions from DAL Airport to the race site - 29 miles, approx. 38 minutes

Directions from DFW Intl Airport to the race site - 32 miles, approx. 39 minutes



Fairview Half © 2012
All Rights Reserved.