Phone: 817-706-0368


6:00 am - Packet Pkup Opens
7:30 am - Half Marathon Start
8:30 am - Post Race Festivities
10:00 am - Half Awards

Entry Fees Half
$45 - thru March 1, 2016
$55 - March 2 thru July 1, 2016
$65 - July 2 through race day


There are no refunds

Online registration will remain open through the start of the race.

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Stuff Happens

When you registering online, you will see a box in our entry form that will say "Stuff Happens", Check that box and $10 will be added to your final fee for the half marathon. If for any reason you cannot cross the start line your entry fees can be applied to a future Mellew Productions Half event Make sure you read the programs rules.

awards & finisher medals

The Wildfire Half will use the latest chip timing technology, which records your time precisely from start to finish. Your timing chip will be in your bib. Just put your bib on and you are good to go.

We will have awards for the top male and female overall and the top male and female masters. We will present awards to the top three finishers both male and female in the following age groups 24& Under, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+.

All half marathon finishers of The Wildfire Half will receive two finisher medals! One to show and one to wear!



Race informationcan you outrun the wildfire?

Ever dreamt of crossing the 50 yard line and getting your name called over the PA system to crowd of cheering fans? The Wildfire Half Marathon will provide you with a great, challenging supported course near the Denton Greenbelt as well as your chance to revel in the admiration of others as you cross the finish line inside C.H. Collins Football Stadium.
Ready, Set, Hut!

Date, Time & location

Sunday July 19, 2015 at 7:30am
C.H. Collins Stadium in Denton (1500 Long Rd, Denton, TX 76207)

event t-shirts

We will have a tech tri-blend shirt for all the runners.


packet pickup

Saturday July 18, 2015 Noon to 5 pm.
Sports Authority - Caruth Plaza
9100 N Central Expy, Ste 123
Dallas, TX 75231

Sports Authority - Denton
 Denton Town Crossing LP,
1800 S Loop 288 #240
Denton, TX 76205

Race Day at the event starting at 6 am.

the course

Downloadable Course Map (click here) - Our Course will be open for 4 hours

View Wildfire Half in a larger map


We will have plenty of water along the course.There will be 8 water stations on the course about 1 and 1.5 miles apart and will offer iced-down H2O and sports drink.

Female Runners - Think Pink!

Mellew Productions is pleased to announce that we will now offer a pink station at Wildfire.

The station will be identified by a pink sign.  You will find both feminine supplies and a Midol type pain medication available as needed.  Just ask one of the volunteers to direct you to the supply case.

Port o Lets

There will be plenty of restrooms and port-o-lets at the event site as well as port-o-lets along the half marathon course and many of the water stations.


The Average high for this date is 93 degrees with an average low of 72 degrees.

Nearby Hotels

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Denton-UNT-TWU
4485 North I-35
Denton, TX 76207

La Quinta Inn & Suites Denton - University Drive
4465 North I-35
Denton, 76207

  • after party

    Details later


    There will be plenty of parking near the event site.


    EAST BOUND – LOOP 288:
    — Exit 428
    — Turn Left Under Bridge
    — Enter Loop 288 West Bound
    — Exit - Turn Right at Stuart Lane
    — Enter Parking Lot

    — Exit Stuart Lane
    — Enter Parking Lot