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The Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon - February 24, 2013

One of the most fun and entertaining nation-wide marathons is coming to New Orleans once again this February.  The Sheraton Metairie-New Orleans Hotel is not only conveniently located to the race, but the accommodations will ensure you’re feeling rejuvenated on race day. 

On February 24, 2013, the Rock 'n' Roll race begins at 7:00 AM at the intersection of Poydras Street and Camp Street and ends in the Roosevelt Mall in City Park. With more than 16,000 runners in the 2012 race, this year is sure to be just as fun and just as fast! Participants have the option to compete in a marathon, half marathon, or two person half marathon relay.  Register online for the race here.

Event Details:

Race Date: February 24, 2013
Race Time: 7:00 AM
Parking & Shuttle Information
View the Official Race Website
View the Course Map
View the Marathon Elevation Chart
View the Half Marathon Elevation Chart

Expo Information

In order to participate in the race, runners must attend the Expo at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center in Halls A - B1 and obtain their race packets.  The expo will feature over 60 exhibitors providing running gear and the latest running information.

Expo Dates: February 22 and 23rd, 2013
Expo Hours: Friday, February 22, 2013: 1 PM - 7 PM and Saturday, February 23, 2013: 9 AM - 5 PM
Parking: There is a $10 fee issued by the convention center for parking; however there are alternate lots and parking meters nearby.


With live music every mile, the marathon is sure to be fun for the entire family.  Whether you are running in the race or cheering on participants, this event provides live entertainment for everyone.  The Dirty Dozen Brass Band will be headlining the post-race concert at the finish line.