About the Valley Harvest Marathon
The Valley Harvest Marathon Event is a signature event in the Valley during the Thanksgiving weekend now in its 27th year. How natural to have a Harvest Marathon during thanksgiving weekend in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia - heart of agriculture, apple capital, and winery centre of Atlantic Canada. Races start and finish at Acadia University in Wolfville.
With nearly 3,000 runners involved annually the Valley Harvest Marathon offers kids event, 5K, 10K, Half, Full and Ultra Marathons, so there is something for every runner. All routes explore the beautiful Valley area around Wolfville and Port Williams and finish with a chance to network with fellow participants, shop shoes, rehydrate and get ready for your most deserved Thanksgiving dinner yet!
The Valley Harvest Marathon Weekend is under the umbrella of the Valley Harvest Marathon Association. The Association is registered as a Non-Profit Organization with the Registry of Joint Stocks. The Valley Harvest Marathon is managed and delivered by the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon.
Building Healthy Communities one active person at a time. Folks coming together Thanksgiving weekend represent a true celebration of the accomplishments of every single participant who participates in our event whether they are runners, walkers or volunteers.