Aloha Run FAQs:


San Diego- Per our permit, no dogs are allowed.

Long Beach- Yes! Dogs are welcome.

Nope – The Aloha Run is for all ages!

YES, all participants will receive a finisher medal at the finish line. Kids in stroller will receive a medal only if they are registered and wearing a bib.

Yes, you may transfer your registration to another participant for a $5 fee up to 10 days prior to the event date.
Click HERE to learn how to transfer your bib to another runner.

If you are registered for the San Diego or Long Beach Aloha Run, you can switch to the virtual Aloha Challenge at no cost until August 31. Beginning September 1  there is a $10 fee to transfer to the virtual challenged to have your items mailed to you. Requests to have items mailed to you will be accepted through October 1, 2024.

YES you can switch distance! If you are transferring UP in distance you must pay any difference in registration fees. If you are transferring DOWN in distance, there is no refund.

Click HERE to learn how to change your distance.

Please click HERE to find out how to add or change items in your order.

If you registered for the race but cannot attend anymore, you have two options:

  1. If you purchased event insurance at the time you registered, please contact the insurance company HERE to see if you are eligible for a refund.
  2. You can transfer your bib to another runner HERE
  3. Up until August 31 you can transfer to the virtual category at no charge. Beginning September 1 there is a $15 transfer fee. Please email info@gobeyondevents.com for that option. Your shirt and medal mailed to you after the event.

All entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE with the following exceptions ONLY:

Active duty military members who are unable to participate because they are unexpectedly deployed may request a refund less a $20 administration fee. Email your request with a copy of orders to info@beyondeventsgo.com no later than 14 days prior to race day.

San Diego – No, parking is free!

Long Beach- Yes, there are a couple parking garages in the area. Pike Parking is 10 min walking from the race start and offers parking validation and Starbucks and other nearby businesses. More info on Pike Parking can be found on the Long Beach page of our website.

Nope- take your time!

The Aloha Run will take place rain or shine. However, if conditions are determined by city officials to be unsafe, the race will be rescheduled. No refunds will be made.

If you were unable to stay for your winner award, please email us at info@gobeyondevents.com. Please send payment of $10 for postage and handling along with your mailing address. You can send payment via venmo @beyondevents or by mail to Beyond Events, 3288 Adams Avenue, Suite 16217, San Diego, CA  92176. Requests to have your medal mailed to you be accepted through October 1, 2024.

If you were unable to attend and would like your shirt and medal mailed to you after the event, please email us at info@gobeyondevents.com. We will request a payment of $10 for postage and handling along with your mailing address. You can send payment via venmo @beyondevents or by mail to Beyond Events, 3288 Adams Avenue, Suite 16217, San Diego, CA  92176. Requests to have your items mailed to you will be accepted through October 1, 2024.

Of course! Please email us at info@gobeyondevents.com for any additional questions/comments/concerns.

Strollers are allowed on both our San Diego and Long Beach courses.

Unfortunately, we are not able to have roller skaters/bladers on our courses for San Diego or Long Beach.

This was the best race I've ever done!  Well-organized, great entertainment and super-fun day Can't wait to do it again next year!
Stacey,San Diego
Loved the Aloha spirit, the music and all the party at the end! I'm bringing all my friends next year!
Kyle, Poway
LOVED it! Loved the medal! Loved the location! Loved everything Hawaiian! 🙂 Will definitely do it next year.
Susanne, Newport Beach
This was my first year doing the Aloha Run -best 5k I have ever done! Can't wait for next year!
Lisa, Pacific Beach
This is my new favorite race! Aloha Run always has the best medal!
Jeremy,Orange
The Aloha Spirit is the best.I smiled the whole way!
Julie, Long Beach
Live music and the bayside course were fantastic. Loved it and will be bringing everyone I know next year!
Kristen,Oceanside
We would like to thank our exhibitors & sponsors for their support!