"Kaunas Marathon" is an annual, international running event in Kaunas, which attracts thousands of participants every year. The first "Kaunas Marathon" started in 2013 on the island of Nemunas in Kaunas city. This sport event brings together towns, people and sports enthusiasts, promotes social and physical activity, and shapes the traditions of healthy lifestyle in Kaunas. The event is for both professionals and amateurs. There are also various events, concerts, fairs, lectures, trainings.