Run Through Beautiful Santa Clarita Valley

Sugar Daddy Half Marathon

Race on Fathers Day Weekend

Bring The Kids For The Kids Fun Run

Welcome To Sugar Daddy Half Marathon!

Celebrate Father's Day by kicking off the weekend with an awesome race taking you on a scenic tour through the beautiful Santa Clarita Valley. Run with friends, family and kids to take on the Sugar Daddy challenge while helping to support a charitable cause.

Get your PR on our fast, almost flat course, created to bring runners together and give you a great race experience while you earn our epic Sugar Daddy bling, plus get an ice cream treat to help cool you down at the finish line!

Fast Course

Runners get to enjoy the best of Santa Clarita's awesome paths and paseos taking runners on a spectacular tour around the Santa Clarita Valley on a very fast course. 

Ice Cream Finish

In addition to earning an awesome medal, Sugar Daddy finishers will get a special ice cream treat, for 2017 we are excited to have Ben & Jerry's serving the ice cream.

Family Fun

The Sugar Daddy Marathon is a race for everyone, runners, walkers, hikers, there is even a Kids Fun Run for the little ones to get active and healthy to experience a race.

Sweet Bling & Awesome Shirts!

All participants that finish the race will earn the 2017 Sugar Daddy medal, a large and hefty gold medal for Half Marathon and 10K participants, and a standard size for 5K and Kids Fun Run participants. All participants will also receive a finisher certificate sent after the race.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd finishers in their distance category for male and female will receive a collector's trophy.

2017 Medal Preview

2017 Shirt Preview

Plan Your Father's Day Weekend!

Don't miss out this awesome run on Saturday, June 16th 2018.

Sugar Daddy Medal & Ice Cream
Half Marathon Finish Part 3
5K Finish

Race Details

Race Day

The race will be on Father's Day weekend, Saturday June 17th, 2017 and start shortly after sunrise around 6:30 AM.


Runner check-in for bib pickup is at the start area on Saturday, June 17, 5:00-6:30 AM, and early bird check-in on Friday, June 16, 3:00-7:00 PM.

Start Line

The race start and finish line is located at the Iron Horse Trailhead located off 25311 Magic Mountain Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91355.


6:45 AM

Kids Fun Run

7:00 AM


7:10 AM


7:20 AM


Race Distances

The Sugar Daddy race offers distances for all types of runners, whether you're new to running, casual runner, a walker, or a seasoned runner looking for a great Father's Day race.
Choose to run a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, or Kids Run Fun.


Video: Course Preview

Sugar Daddy Runners
Half Marathon
Kids Fun Run
2016 Runners


The Sugar Daddy race features 4 unique courses on the awesome paseo pathways, set against the iconic Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park, 100-year old Iron Horse Bridge, and Santa Clara Rive, taking runners to experience different parts of the Santa Clarita Valley.


Leslie Cohen

Super fun race with a nice trail course, fun vibe and great swag!

Avg. Rating
Distance 10K | BIB 601

Gabriel Villegas

What better way to kick off Father's Day then with a little run with your kids!

Avg. Rating
Distance 5K | BIB 308

Alison Eckmann

Everything was very well organized and the ice cream at the end of the race was a really nice perk!

Avg. Rating
Distance 10K | BIB 602

Cash Prize Pool

1st place finishers of the Half Marathon, 10K and 5K categories for male and female will also receive a cash prize! 2017 price pool TBD.

Half Marathon Prize
1st Place Finisher Male & Female
10K Prize
1st Place Finisher Male & Female
5K Prize
1st Place Finisher Male & Female

Cash prize pool sponsored by Edrald Enterprises.

Official Sponsors & Partners

The Sugar Daddy Half Marathon would like to thank our 2017 sponsors and partners, with their support we were able to create an awesome race experience! Please visit each and support them. Learn more about becoming a sponsor.

Plan Your Father's Day Weekend!

Awesome race on Saturday, June 17th, 2017 in beautiful Santa Clarita, California!

Sugar Daddy Marathon

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