Packet Pick-Up & Expo

Packet Pick-Up & Expo

The Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo, located at Hy-Vee Hall (Hall C) in the Iowa Events Center, serves as athlete packet pick-up and walk-up race registration for all of the races. Registered athletes are required to pick up their race number/bib, athlete apparel and race packet. Walk-up registration is allowed in all races both Friday and Saturday.

The Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo also offers athletes a gathering spot for one another to celebrate their active participation in their own health and wellness. Serving as the kick-off event for the IMT Des Moines Marathon weekend, the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo sets the tone for the races. More than 60 exhibitors are on hand featuring the latest in active apparel, accessories, product innovations and adventure events.

In addition, the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series offers informational and motivational talks over the course of the two-day Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo. Presentations feature official course overviews, bio-mechanics from Altra Footwear and meet and greet opportunities with special guests. Attend one of the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series sessions and you could win a pair of Altra Footwear shoes!

Hy-Vee Hall (Hall C) in the Iowa Events Center, 730 3rd Street. Des Moines, IA 50309.

Friday, October 19 from 3:00 to 8:00 pm and Saturday, October 20 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Admission to the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo is free. The general public is encouraged to attend.

EXHIBITORS To become an exhibitor, reserve your desired booth space, size and location within the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo floor plan. Visit our interactive floor plan online and view extensive exhibitor show hours and load-in information. Complete an exhibitor application online in minutes. Coming soon

The Iowa Events Center, which owns and operates Hy-Vee Hall, has many services available to help create the booth space you are looking for. Download their Exhibitor Services order form to order these services and more directly online by clicking here.

Hy-Vee Hall (Hall C) is located in the Iowa Events Center. 730 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Speaker Series

The MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series coincides with the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo on Friday, October 19 from 3:00 to 8:00 pm and Saturday, October 20 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Registered athletes and the general public are welcome to attend the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series sessions.

MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series presentations focus on the sport of running and active participation in healthy lifestyles. Presentations include official IMT Des Moines Marathon course overviews, Altra Footwear and specials guests. Presentation schedule.

Schedule

Friday, October 19

Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo
3:00 to 8:00 pm

MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series
3:00 to 8:00 pm

Athlete Packet Pick-Up
3:00 to 8:00 pm

Athlete Walk-Up Registration
3:00 to 8:00 pm

Hy-Vee Hall (Hall C) in the Iowa Events Center. 730 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Commons Off the Clock
4:00 to 7:30 pm

Cowles Commons. 300 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Saturday, October 20

Mercy Live Up Loop 5-Mile Run & 1-Mile Walk
8:00 am

Mercy Children’s Hospital & Clinics Junior Jog
9:30 am

Principal Park, home of the Iowa Cubs. 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Athlete Walk-Up Registration
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Athlete Packet Pick-Up
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Hy-Vee Hall (Hall C) in the Iowa Events Center. 730 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Sunday, October 21

The Lint Companies Gear Check
6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Wellmark YMCA – Locker Room Access
6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Hope DSM Nondenominational Service (Cowles Commons)
7:00 to 7:30 am

Power Life Yoga (Cowles Commons)
7:00 to 7:30 am

IMT Des Moines Marathon – Official Race Announcements Begin
7:45 am

IMT Des Moines Marathon & Half Marathon and Bankers Trust Marathon Relay Start
8:00 am

Principal 5K Road Race Start
8:30 am

Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Sam Adams Finish Line Stage
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Court Avenue District, 400 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

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