Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon Series Oct. 14-15 in Downtown St. Louis

DOWNTOWN ST. LOUIS - Thousands of runners from all over the country will take to the streets in downtown St. Louis this weekend to take part in the 7th Annual Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon, 5K and 10K.

Drivers can expect a few traffic delays around the city as more than 10 thousand are expected to participate in this weekend’s events. The 5K is Saturday and the 10K and half marathon are on Sunday.

The races will wind all over the city. Thousands participating from 48 states and eight countries are expected. You can also attend a Health and Fitness Expo at America's Center, which will be held from 10 am to 5 pm.

St. Louis is one of thirty stops for the marathon series. Music will fill the air as lots of local bands will provide live entertainment along the course and local cheer leading squads will also help encourage the runners.

The 5K race starts at 8 am and the half marathon and 10K kicks off Sunday at 7 am.

To learn more visit:  http://www.runrocknroll.com/st-louis/the-weekend/schedule-of-events/

Health & Fitness Expo – DAY TWO

Sat / 10-14-17 / 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Rock ‘n’ Roll St. Louis features a two-day Health & Fitness Expo prior to the race, which all participants must visit to pick up their race packets. Free and open to the public, this expo features the latest in running technologies, fitness apparel, health & nutrition information and interactive displays.

  • Date: October 13-14, 2017
  • Location: America’s Center Convention Complex, Hall 5 (map)
  • Expo Hours:
    • Friday, October 13: 3:00pm – 7:00pm
    • Saturday, October 14: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Directions: For directions, please visit the America’s Center Convention Complex website.
  • Free & open to the public