WhistleStop Marathon/Half-Marathon & Festival

October 10, 2014 - October 11, 2014

Iron River,Moquah,Ashland
  • Runners enjoy the cool crisp autumn air and fall colors as they run along the trail during last year's WhistleStop.

    Runners enjoy the cool crisp autumn air and fall colors as they run along the trail during last year's WhistleStop.

Friday is the Lake Superior Fish Boil and Pasta Feed and conversational music inside the Bay Area Civic Center. Saturday, Oct. 11, will be the 17th 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 10, 2014 - Oct 11, 2014

Sat - Full marathon starts at 9am, half-marathon starts at 8am.

Fair/Festival Type

  • Food & Drink
  • Music