Participant Info

Carlsbad 5000 features a Health & Fitness Expo, free and open to the public, featuring the latest in running technologies, fitness apparel, health & nutrition information and interactive displays.

All runners must visit the expo to pick up their race number, gear bag and t-shirt.

  • Dates: March 24 – 25, 2018
  • Location: The Village of Carlsbad (map)
    • Roosevelt St. (parking lots) between Carlsbad Village Drive and Grand Avenue
  • Expo Hours:
    • Saturday, March 24, 2018: 7:00am – 1:00pm
    • Sunday, April 2, 2017:  6:30am – 1:00pm
  • Packet Pickup:
    • Saturday, March 24, 2018: 10:00am – 1:00pm
      • Roosevelt St., between Carlsbad Village Drive and Grand Avenue
    • Sunday, March 25, 2018 – starting at 6am
      • Harding St., between Carlsbad Village Drive and Grand Avenue
  • 2018 On-Site Registration
    • 5K Registration – $55
    • All Day 20K Registration – $109
      • Saturday, March 24
        • 10:00am – 1:00pm
        • Roosevelt St., between Carlsbad Village Drive and Grand Avenue
      • Sunday, March 25
        • Starting at 6:00am
        • Harding St., between Carlsbad Village Drive and Grand Avenue
  • Parking:
    • Street parking is available throughout the Village of Carlsbad.
    • There is a large parking lot on State Street just north of Grand Avenue
    • Additional street parking can be found east of I-5 on Carlsbad Village Dr.
    • We encourage participants to carpool and use the Tamarack, Las Flores and Vista Way exits.
  • Free and open to the public

Exhibitor Info

2018 Exhibitor List and Floor Plan

Exhibitor Benefits:

  • Promote and sell your product, service, or event to over 40,000 expo visitors.
  • Interact with thousands of active runners, walkers and health and fitness enthusiasts
  • Place your product directly in the hands of 8,000 runners who must come to the Expo to pick up their race numbers, T-shirts and Swag bags.

For more information regarding exhibiting at the expo, please visit our Exhibitor Information page.

Expo Sales
Sheila Collins
Expo Sales Manager
Email: scollins@competitorgroup.com
Phone: 858-768-6763

Expo Manager
Max Little
Expo Manager
Email: mlittle@competitorgroup.com
Phone: 858-450-6510