Event Date:April 27, 2025

Big Sur VIP…The Ultimate Marathon Experience
We welcome HOKA® as the presenting sponsor of the Big Sur VIP.

Registration & Entry Fees

Big Sur VIP is a special entry category for the Big Sur 26.2-mile Marathon. VIP registration opens on August 14th and is first-come, first-served and limited to 400 total entrants.

The 2025 entry fee for Big Sur VIP is $699.

Big Sur VIP Entrants Receive

Big Sur VIP details and amenities include:
  • Guaranteed Big Sur Marathon race entry
  • Exclusive coaching programs presented by HOKA
  • Private Facebook group access
  • Exclusive Big Sur VIP commemorative gear and enhanced swag
  • Private transportation to the start on a motor coach with a bathroom
  • Private heated tent at the start with refreshments and no-line porto-potties
  • Premium finish-line tent with morning drinks and a menu tailored to speed your recovery
  • All the great swag offered to all marathon participants including a recycled tech fabric participant shirt and a ceramic, hand-painted finisher’s medallion.
  • VIP runners can purchase guest passes for friends and family to join you in the tent. Prices are $40 (ages 11 and older), $25 (ages 4-10) and FREE for children under age 4.

Lodging Information

The host hotel for our Big Sur VIP guests is the centrally-located Portola Hotel and Spa.