Packet Pick-Up & Expo

Athletes complete the final step in the registration process by picking up their athlete packet at the Iowa Events Center. All scheduled events are free and open to the public.

The IMT Des Moines Marathon has posted our Return to Race Guidelines that we All must follow in Des Moines. Read more.

SMOS Orthopaedic Sports & Fitness Expo

Home to athlete packet pick-up and walk-up race registration for all of the IMT Des Moines Marathon races. The DMOS Orthopaedic Sports & Fitness Expo offers athletes and spectators an opportunity to celebrate the sport of running with like-minded individuals while featuring the latest in active apparel, accessories, product innovations, and adventure events.

 Packet Pick-Up

Race number/bib assignments are sent to athletes via email on Friday, October 15. Race number/bib lookup is available onsite at the sports & fitness expo.

All registered athletes are encouraged to pick up their own race own number/bib, athlete apparel, and race packet. If an athlete needs to have someone else pick up their athlete packet on their behalf, they should be sure that they can confirm all of the athlete’s race details sent in the race number/bib assignments email. Race packets will not be mailed to athletes before the event.

MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series

The MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series featuring Carissa Galloway offers motivational presentations, meet & greet opportunities with special guests, and your chance to win some great prizes.

Carissa Galloway is a Registered Dietitian and certified personal trainer with a diverse background in nutrition, fitness, and television hosting.  Besides hosting Bloom on WFLA NBC Tampa, Carissa is an internationally recognized nutrition and fitness expert. She has appeared nationally on E! TV, The Daily Buzz, CBS College Sports, and the Home Shopping Network both in the US and Australia. Carissa regularly appears in nutrition segments across the country. She is also a 6x marathoner and proud run-walk-run advocate who ran the 2019 Boston Marathon.

You may know Carissa as a veteran race announcer too! Carissa has worked as a sports announcer for ESPN’s Wide World of Sports and CBS College Sports and as the on-court emcee for the NBA’s Orlando Magic. Since 2005 Carissa has worked as a race announcer for RunDisney announcing events across the country. She’s an avid runner and enjoys both announcing and running.  In 2018 she completed the original Athens Marathon in Greece and ran down Boylston as a 2019 Boston Marathon finisher.

Location & Hours

DMOS Orthopaedic Sports & Fitness Expo & MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series

Friday, October 15, from 3 to 8 pm., and Saturday, October 16, from 10 am to 6 pm.

Iowa Events Center – Hall C, 730 3rd Street. Des Moines, IA 50309.


Learn more about becoming an exhibitor at the DMOS Orthopaedic Sports & Fitness Expo and the opportunity to engage with more than 13,000 athletes and spectators by reserving your booth space at the Iowa Events Center.

Don’t delay reserving your booth location on a first-come, first-serve basis. Contact the IMT Des Moines Marathon at to learn more.

The Iowa Events Center has many services available for exhibitors to help enhance your booth space. More information is available. Click here.