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Kentucky History Half Marathon, 10K, & 5K

October 16 @ 8:00 am

Join us for the 6th Annual KY History Half, 10K and 5K presented by Expree Credit Union on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 8am in downtown Frankfort. The KY History Half is the Commonwealth’s first half marathon that celebrates Kentucky’s history.  The KY History Half is a RaceRise & 3 Sport Endurance production benefiting the Kentucky Historical Society Foundation.

  • Commemorative Technical/Dry Fit Race Shirts
  • Overall (all races) & Age Group Awards (13.1 only)
  • Finishers’ Medals (All Races)
  • Scenic courses through historic Frankfort, Kentucky
  • DJ, Post Race Massage, & Free Race Photos
  • Text Alerts and RaceJoy Tracking
  • Race Pacers for the Half Marathon

Our PACKET PICKUP/EXPO is Friday, October 15, 2021 from 12noon-7pm at the Kentucky Historical Society (Address: 100 W Broadway St, Frankfort, KY 40601).  For out-of-town participants who notify us in advance, we also have packet pickup on race morning from 7-7:45 a.m. at the KHS (Brown Forman Room).  All local runners will be expected to pick up their packets on Friday or have it picked up by a friend.

Partial proceeds go to the Kentucky Historical Society Foundation to support the educational programming and services of the Kentucky Historical Society.

Race routes for the Half Marathon, 10K, & 5K will be announced once approved by the city.


100 West Broadway Street
Frankfort, KY US 40601


Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History
100 W Broadway St
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Frankfort Public Art

Frankfort/Franklin County Tourist & Convention Commission
300 Saint Clair St., Suite 102
Frankfort, KY 40601