The Disneyland Paris Magic Run Weekend returns from September 20 – 23, and this year runners should keep an eye out for a few notorious villains.
This year, runners have the chance to meet their favorite Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars villains throughout the weekend. To start, runners come face-to-face with Thanos, the Avengers’ latest enemy, during the Disneyland Paris 5K. Disney Evil Sidekicks make mischievous appearances during the Disneyland Paris 10K, while major Disney villains appear during the Disneyland Paris-Val d’Europe Half Marathon.
For more surprises, a new 36K challenge takes participants on a three-day run through the Disneyland Paris 5K, Disneyland Paris 10K, and Disneyland Paris-Val d’Europe Half Marathon.
The 31K challenge is a fun-filled two-day adventure that takes participants across 19.3 miles to complete the 10K and half marathon races. Runners who complete the Disneyland Paris-Val d’Europe Half Marathon and any other runDisney half marathon or marathon in the same calendar year will receive the Castle to Chateau Challenge medal.
In addition to races, Disneyland Paris Magic Run Weekend includes the runDisney Health & Wellness Expo. Here, runners can find the newest runDisney merchandise and more.
Runners can also carbo-load before the Disneyland Paris-Val d’Europe Half Marathon on Sunday with a pasta dinner at Disney’s Hotel New York on Saturday evening.
How to participate in the Disneyland Paris Magic Run Weekend
General registration is currently open. For more information, head over to the Disneyland Paris website.