Make reservations ASAP! There are several AirBnbs around town near different parts of the course. Also driving in from out outlying hotel is not hard to do. There are several parking lots downtown and all metered parking is free on Saturdays.
The Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon is proud to partner with the President Abraham Lincoln Springfield – a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel as the preferred hotel for the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon. It is located in historic downtown Springfield. The hotel is within two blocks of the start and finish and is the host site for the Expo on Friday.
Please call the hotel directly at (217) 544-8800 to make reservations under the block of rooms reserved for the half marathon. The block is available through mid-March.
The Carpenter Street Hotel 0.4 miles north of the start/finish, and 0.5 miles from the Expo. Please call 888-779-9100 for more information on half marathon room rates.
For information on other Springfield lodging options, click here.
Come for the race, but stay the weekend and enjoy all that Abe’s hometown has to offer!