The GO! St. Louis Health & Fitness Expo, on April 8 & 9, 2016 at the Chaifetz Arena, near the Saint Louis University Campus is an excellent opportunity for vendors to meet and connect with more than 30,000 fitness-minded individuals. For information regarding expo booth space, finish line tents, virtual goodie bags Ads or runner bag product insertions, contact Karen Lester at or call 314-727-0800.

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5k-in-st-louis-health-fitness-expo-vendorThe Health & Fitness Expo presented by Big River Running Company is a two-day event that is open to participants in the GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend, their family members and friends. The Expo is free and includes vendor booths from companies and organizations that promote fitness and healthy living. More than 30,000 people are estimated to attend the Expo in 2016.

All marathoners, half marathoners, and marathon relay team captains (Only one relay member picks up entire packet) MUST visit the Expo to pick up their race packets. 5K participants are strongly encouraged to pickup their packets at the Expo to avoid long delays on race morning.

GO! St. Louis Health & Fitness Expo presented by Big River Running Company
Friday, April 8th: 10:00 am-6:00 pm
Saturday, April 9th: 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Expo Location: 
Chaifetz Arena (Saint Louis University)
1 S. Compton Ave. St. Louis, MO 63103
Visit the Chaifetz Arena website or call 314-977-5000 for directions.
The Chaifetz Arena is within walking distance or a short drive from all of the host hotels. Parking is available at the adjacent garage ($5.00 fee) or meter parking close to the arena. Complimentary expo shuttles are offered to/from downtown Drury Hotel locations.

Packet Pickup Authorization Form

We strongly encourage all participants to pick up his/her own race packet at the Expo on April 8 & 9, but we understand in some cases it may not be feasible. If you are unable to pick up your own packet, please fill out a Packet Pickup Authorization form, and provide it to the person picking up your packet. You are only allowed to pickup ONE additional packet. No Exceptions.

Important Expo Information:


  • Packets will not be mailed
  • Please bring photo ID to packet pick up
  • Only one member from a relay team is allowed to pick up all 4 packets
  • Participant is strongly encouraged to pick up his/her own packet.  In the event that you are unable to pick-up your own packet, someone else can pick it up for you if they have a signed authorization form