CenturyLink WhistleStop Marathon and Half-Marathon

October 14, 2016 - October 15, 2016

Iron River,Moquah,Ashland
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    The CenturyLink WhistleStop Half-Marathon start takes place out in rural Moquah.

    The CenturyLink WhistleStop Half-Marathon start takes place out in rural Moquah.
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    The competition is always super cute for the "Little Engine That Could" Toddler Run at Ashland's annual WhistleStop Festival.

    The competition is always super cute for the "Little Engine That Could" Toddler Run at Ashland's annual WhistleStop Festival.
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    Runners enjoy the cool crisp autumn air and fall colors as they run along the trail during the 2013 CenturyLink WhistleStop Marathon.

    Runners enjoy the cool crisp autumn air and fall colors as they run along the trail during the 2013 CenturyLink WhistleStop Marathon.

Friday is the Lake Superior Fish Boil and Pasta Feed and conversational music inside the Bay Area Civic Center. Saturday will be the 19th Annual CenturyLink WhistleStop Marathon/Half-Marathon and the 5K & 10K Cruisin' the Corridor race held on the Tri-County Corridor from Iron River to Ashland. Saturday the kids will love to race in the “Little Engine That Could Toddler Race” for ages 2-4 inside the Bay Area Civic Center. Everyone is a winner in this toddler race. The Post-Race Party will be held Saturday afternoon with great music and concessions. Topping off the weekend will be the annual WhistleStop Blues & Brews Festival, held in a 1,000-person, heated festival tent. You can sample over 50 varieties of microbrews from all over the Midwest (must be 21 to attend the Blues & Brews Fest).

Event Date Detail

Oct 14, 2016 - Oct 15, 2016

Sat - Full marathon starts 9am, half-marathon starts 8:30am.

Fair/Festival Type

  • Food & Drink
  • Music