MarathonFoto has been the official photographer of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for three decades. This year, MarathonFoto will take photos at more than 15 different locations along the course and as you cross the finish line. After you finish, your photo will be taken with your finisher medal while you pose in front of a custom Bank of America Chicago Marathon finisher backdrop. Additional candid photos will be taken at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon 27th Mile Post-Race Party.
Runners can visit the Athlete Center now to take advantage of this special offer!
Spectators are able to purchase race day photos through the Marathon store.
The commemorative newspaper, exclusively from the Chicago Tribune, is a keepsake section with the names and times of all Bank of America Chicago Marathon finishers under 6:30:59. Preorder now to receive the entire package which includes:
- The Official Bank of America Chicago Marathon Results Section
- The Sunday, October 9 and Monday, October 10 editions of the Chicago Tribune featuring marathon preview and recap coverage
- A 3-month subscription to Chicago Tribune SportsPlus which gives you unlimited access to sports coverage on chicagotribune.com
- A Congratulatory Print (10.5”x10”)
Runners can visit the Athlete Center now to purchase the 2016 Chicago Tribune commemorative package!
Spectators are able to purchase the Chicago Tribune commemorative package through the Marathon store.
Enhance your race day experience! Purchase a ticket to the Balbo Hospitality Tent for exclusive access to the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Amenities include pre- and post-race meals, private gear check, recovery massage therapy and finish line seating. Located in Grant Park, this venue is ideal for teams, members of running clubs, individual runners or friends and family looking to take their Marathon experience to the next level.
In addition to exclusive amenities offered in the Balbo Hospitality Tent, guests will have the opportunity to get last minute insider tips from Bank of America Chicago Marathon Race Director Carey Pinkowski and running industry special guests, as well as a post-race appearance by the champions.
You won’t want to miss this opportunity in 2016. Secure your spot for this one-of-a-kind experience now.
Runners can visit the Athlete Center now to purchase tickets!
Spectators are able to purchase tickets through the Marathon store.
City Scents is offering “Good Luck” and “Congratulations” floral arrangements and bouquets for purchase online at cityscents.com and on race day. For delivery to a hotel, home or office, call 312.836.0211 or 1.800.886.1050; or stop into the 209 E. Ohio Street location. City Scents will also be offering floral bouquets for sale on race day in Grant Park at four locations near the start/finish area. Make this a moment your runner will never forget with a beautiful arrangement from City Scents.
The Plaza at Millennium Park, the featured restaurant of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, is hosting a seasonal pasta dinner on Saturday, October 8! The pasta dinner includes a pasta buffet, build-your-own pasta station, a selection of seasonal sides and desserts and Goose Island beer. Seatings will be offered at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. and the fee is $40 per guest. The Plaza at Millennium Park is located at 11 N. Michigan Avenue, right under Cloud Gate (The Bean). More details and tickets available here.
This year the Bank of America Chicago Marathon finisher medals are designed to be personalized with an iTaB. The iTaB is a small plate engraved with a runner’s name and finish time which will be sent after the race. The iTaB, is simply affixed to a designated area on the finisher medal. Learn more and order the iTaB today through the Athlete Center.
Any premium items (MarathonFoto package, Chicago Tribune Commemorative Results Section, etc. ) purchased are non-redundable and non-transferable under any and all circumstances.