Marine Corps Historic Half | Fredericksburg, VA | 5/19

Fredericksburg, VA

97.1 WASH-FM is proud to support the Marine Corps Historic Half Weekend May 18-19 in Fredericksburg, VA!

The Marine Corps Historic Half has made historic Fredericksburg a fashionable spring weekend getaway with its scenic course and quaint downtown. Along the way, runners pass significant landmarks dating back to our nation’s beginnings and notable neighborhoods that were home to America’s forefathers, including Presidents George Washington and James Monroe. The Marine Corps Historic Half boasts a stunning finisher medal, technical finisher shirt and the only start ceremony capped by the shouts of a town crier and blast of a vintage Civil War musket.

All runners will receive an event shirt, finisher medal and hospitality food and drink items.

Plus, visit the Healthy Lifestyle Expo May 18 at the Fredericksburg Convention Center to sample nutritious food, try out the latest exercise equipment, test drive technology, shop licensed MCHH gear, snap motivating selfies and more. Admission is free and open to the public!

Register now at For more information about the event, visit