Lagunitas Expo Happy Hour

Friday, March 23rd | 5 pm – 7 pm | Oakland Marriott City Center

In an effort to help runners who work in Oakland but live outside the area, Corrigan Sports and Lagunitas Brewing Company, will have a special “Happy Hour” Expo on Friday, March 23rd from 5 pm to 7 pm at the Oakland Convention Center. Runners will have the chance to register, pick up their shirt and bibs, browse Oakland Running Festival official merchandise and enjoy free Lagunitas beer.

Please remember to bring a copy of your bib number email (printed or on a smart device) and a photo I.D.

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Kaiser Permanente Health and Fitness Expo

Saturday, March 24th | 9am – 4pm | Oakland Marriott City Center.

The Health and Fitness Expo is open to the public and FREE of charge. The Expo is the Oakland Running Festival homebase and packet pick up. You don’t have to be participating in the event to browse all the great wares that will be on display. You will find great prices on shoes, apparel, active gear and health care products – items you can use even if you’re not a runner. The Health and Fitness Expo is open Saturday, March 24th from 9am to 4pm and is located at the Oakland Marriott City Center. 

Please remember to bring a copy of your bib number email (printed or on a smart device) and a photo I.D.

  • Vendor Information
    • Please see the vendor information above. If you would like to reserve a booth at the 2018 Kaiser Permanente Running Expo email [email protected] or contact (410) 605.9381 x230

      We also have race day Celebration Village space or Virtual Goodie Bag opportunities available.

  • Expo Address: 1001 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607

Kaiser Permanente will have the following stations at the Expo:

K-Tape Section: Physical Therapists equipped with scissors, a training table, and Kinesio Tex Gold 2” tape in blue, white, red, and beige to tape athletes who visit the booth.  For more information about taping techniques, visit https://www.kttape.com/instructions/
Core Stability: Physical Therapists/Physicians will evaluate the core strength of visitors based on protocol created by Dr. Eshwar Kapur. A brief orientation will be given when you arrive.
Shoe Fit Station: Physical Therapists/Physicians will provide a free podiatric screening for participating Oakland Running Festival participants. The athletes will have their ankles, feet, lower extremity biomechanics, and proper shoe and sock gear evaluated.
Treadmill Analysis: Visitors will have their running strides recorded and Dr. Eshwar Kapur will provide feedback on areas of concern based on the video playback.
Ask-A-Doc: Visitors will have a chance to ask our sports medicine doctors about injury prevention, training programs, or sports related problems they are having. You can refer them to kp.org for any questions outside of your scope of practice.

Virtual Event Bag:  All runners will receive a digital Virtual Event Bag prior to attending the expo.  The Oakland Running Festival Virtual Event Bag is an interactive, digital “goodie bag” delivered to each runner via email or smart device. The bag features rich-media digital gifts, coupons, games, and more from local and national race sponsors.  It will contain race tips, and even ways to get free stuff at the expo. 


Packet Pick-UpPacket Pick-Up takes place at the Kaiser Permanente Health and Fitness Expo located in the Oakland Marriott City Center. The Expo and Packet Pick-Up will be open Saturday, March 24th from 9am to 4pm. Participants are asked to pick-up their own packets in person with their e-confirmation that will be sent to registered runners during race week. Relay Team Captains may pick up packets for teammates.

There is NO packet pick-up on race day.

General Information: In addition to picking up your bib, timing chip and race shirt, we encourage participants to browse the expo area. You will find great prices on shoes, apparel, nutritional supplements, active gear and health care products. If you need any last minute items for the race, you will certainly find them at the expo.

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