27th Mile Post-Race Party

The Party Awaits

Your experience doesn’t end at the Finish Line. The 27th Mile Post-Race Party is located at the finish line and is a fun place for both participants and spectators. This festival-like atmosphere offers the perfect area to reunite with family and friends and cheer on the thousands of participants as they cross the finish line at our one-of-a-kind, premier post-race party. Our after party is FREE for participants and spectators of all ages. Sport your finisher metal, grab a beer and some food then celebrate your achievements with music, games and more. Don't forget to bring along extra cash!


Find official Milwaukee Marathon merchandise items ranging from Sweatshirts & Technical Running apparel to mugs, pint glasses and other branded items. Cash, credit, or debit cards accepted.


We will be ready to quench any thirst with our huge selection of ice-cold beverages! Stay tuned for a detailed list.

Sponsored by MKE Brewing Co. & Rishi Tea


Still have the energy to compete? Stop by the stage to sign-up for your chance to compete in one of our eating contests or test your skills in the dancing or tug-of-war contests!


Come Hungry! We have assembled Milwaukee’s top food trucks to make sure that we satisfy any appetite – from sushi to fresh mini-doughnuts to hot beverages.


We will have some of Milwaukee’s top DJs performing as you enjoy an ice-cold beer or soda. The DJs will be onsite from 7:00am until 3:00pm. Plenty of seating with heated propane towers to make for a relaxing post-race experience.


Imagine celebrating your accomplishments while visiting our Runner Recovery Zone – we have brought together Milwaukee’s leading wellness specialists to give you recovery a kick-start! This specialized area will include massage, chiropractic care, athletic trainers, Cryotherapy, float therapy, smoothies, as well as education on other modern treatments and supplements.

Sponsored by Marquette University


For those participants who have upgraded their race day experience, you’ll check in at our VIP tent. This area is exclusive to those that pre-registered, but is also available to those interested in race day registration. Our VIP pass include the following:

  • Preferred parking at the start/finish
  • Private restrooms before and after the race
  • Access to our private, heated VIP tent
  • Private gear check
  • Pre-race coffee, bagels and fruit
  • Additional vouchers for post-race complimentary beer
  • Post-race meal
  • Complimentary Massages
  • PNC Milwaukee Marathon apparel item
  • ROC Ventures Voucher Pack!


No fan left out – we’ve created a special area for the kids! It is going to include a 32-foot inflatable obstacle course, a 15-foot bounce house, 28-foot climbing wall, face painters, games and more! This family friendly area is open to the public and FREE!

Sponsored by Catholic Financial Life


This meeting space is reserved for our charity partners to meet up prior to the race and reunite with family and friends after the race.


Make sure to check out our awesome sponsors located throughout the post party area for free swag, great tips, and more! Please check back periodically to see the list of sponsor giveaways grow as we bring on new sponsors.


You’ll spot our GameFace Media photographers on the course, as well as throughout the 27th Mile Post-Race Party. The link with your free photos will be emailed out the week following your event. Want immediate pics to share? Share your photos and videos on social media and be sure to tag PNC Milwaukee Marathon and use #RunMKE, #MKErunfest or #RunWithPNC.

NEW! Use PNC Milwaukee Marathon’s Snap Chat Geo-Filter at the post party and share your photos with your snapchat friends and snapchat story.