The Long Beach Marathon Health & Fitness Expo is free and open to the public. It is located in Hall C of the Long Beach Convention Center, accessible from the Seaside Way Sports Arena Parking, entering through the Sports Arena entrance (the round building with the blue whale mural), not from Pine Avenue. There are representatives from every possible running, cycling, health and fitness related exhibitor that you can imagine. All participants in the Long Beach Marathon, Bike Tour, 5k Run/Walk and Kids Run must pick up their bibs and goodie bags at the Expo. The event also features seminars and speakers on everything from physical and mental preparation for marathons to how to choose the right running shoes.
When: Friday, Oct 11, 2013 noon-7 pm and Saturday, Oct 12, 9 am-6 pm
Where: Long Beach Convention Center, Hall C. Enter off Seaside Drive through the Sports Arena entrance (the round building with the whale mural)
Cost: The Expo is free
Parking: $10 at the Sports Arena or Convention Center. As low as $4 at some nearby lots. Streets are metered 7 days a week.