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NYCRUNS Brooklyn Half Marathon Expo

The NYCRUNS Brooklyn Half Marathon Expo will take place at ZeroSpace in Gowanus on Friday, April 26 from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 27 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This is where you'll pick up your race bib and t-shirt, check your bag if need be, shop for cool gear, and learn more about our partners some great local businesses, causes and more.

Bib & Shirt Pickup

You or a proxy (see below for details) must pick up your race bib and t-shirt in-person at the Expo, unless you signed up for the VIP package or bib and t-shirt mailing. Bib pickup will not be available on race morning and you may not run without a bib.

If you signed up for the VIP package of bib and shirt mailing, you should receive your bib and t-shirt via USPS no later than April 22. If for some reason, it doesn't arrive, you must go to the expo.

Proxy Bib Pickup

You may have another person pick up your bib and t-shirt for you. The person picking up must have a screenshot of your QR confirmation code and a copy of your picture ID.

Bag Check

Bag check will be available at the Expo only. If you plan on pre-checking a bag, you must use the single clear bag provided by NYCRUNS. You may not put another full bag/backpack/briefcase inside the clear bag. All items must fit inside the clear bag. NYCRUNS reserves the right to search your bag at any time. Bags will be available to pick up in Prospect Park at approximately 8:30 AM. There will be no race day bag check.

Shop for Gear

Shop for cool NYCRUNS Brooklyn Half Marathon running gear at the Expo or online here, featuring sleek tees, cozy hoodies, breathable tanks, and cool caps. Plus, you can pre-order your customizable finisher items!

Getting to the Expo

The best way to get to ZeroSpace is to take the Subway. Take the 2/3/4/5/B/D/Q/N/R to Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center Station. Exit on Flatbush Avenue and head northwest toward Pacific Street. Turn left onto Pacific Street and walk one block to 4th Avenue. Turn left onto 4th Avenue and walk five blocks to Butler Street. Make a right onto Butler Street. The entrance for the Expo is at 345 Butler Street between 3rd & 4th Avenues.

You can also get to ZeroSpace by bus, bike, or car, though there is no parking in the immediate vicinity.


ZeroSpace began in 2018 as a 25,000 sq ft. immersive theatrical production located in Manhattan.

Today the ZeroSpace project has evolved into a next-gen production studio and entertainment venue of the future. Featuring one of the only fixed-wall LED XR Stages on the East Coast, a Vicon Motion Capture Stage, and 40,000 sq. feet of rentable warehouse space for film/photo shoots and live event production.

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