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Rock n’ Roll Savannah Marathon
It's the moment we've been waiting for all year - the Savannah Rock n' Roll Marathon is here! This Saturday, over 20,000 runners from around the country will converge upon Savannah as she plays hostess for the first time ever to the prestigious Rock n' Roll Marathon & 1/2 Marathon. Usually reserved for larger cities, Savannah, held her own, selling out her place in the festivities quickly. Here are a few things to know about the event! Note: Links within this article will take you to the official website for more details on that aspect of the event.
Saturday, November 5th
Begins at City Hall (Bay & Bull Street) and ends at Forsyth Park.
Marathon & 1/2 marathon begins at 7:30AM
Parking is guaranteed to be a bit of a challenge with 20,000 guests downtown, but the City of Savannah has made sure to put plenty of shuttles and parking options into place just for this reasom - leave early!
If you're not running, but would still like to root for your favorite runner, you can head to any of the concert spots along the route to watch and listen to music!
Bands Along the Course
My oh my - SO much music in Savannah, all in one day. So many awesome bands will be playing along the way!
Finish Line Show
Of course, no Rock n' Roll Marathon would be complete without an awesome headlining concert! Check out the schedule and don't miss it - be sure to head to Forsyth Park for the Finish Line show!
8:30am – 10am: The Train Wrecks
10:15am – 10:30am: Awards Program
10:30am – 11:45am: Carolina Liar
12:15pm – 3:00pm: The Train Wrecks
For even more information about this event, check out the official Savannah Rock n' Roll Marathon website.