Runners, get ready to rock the streets of Ohio's music Mecca! Don't miss the Inaugural Rock 'n' Roll Cleveland Half Marathon & 3.5 Mini Marathon on Sunday, October 6th. Open to runners and walkers of all fitness levels, participants will enjoy live local bands and cheer squads every mile while running through several iconic Cleveland hot spots and neighborhoods. The event starts at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Finishers are greeted with a beer garden and a rockin' concert to celebrate their accomplishment.

General Info:

  • Rock 'n' Roll Cleveland Half Marathon
  • Date/Time: Sunday, October 6th, 2013
    • Half Marathon & Mini Marathon - 8:00 am
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    • Start Location: Rock And Roll Hall of Fame, E. 9th Street and Erieside Avenue
    • Finish Location: W. Superior Avenue and W. 3rd Street
    • Finish Village: Cleveland Public Square, W. Superior Avenue and Ontario Street, at the Horseshoe Casino's doorstep
    • Headliner: Coming Soon
    • Bands on the Course - Catch a show before these bands rock the course with the Pre-Race Concert Series

Course Highlights:

  • Inaugural event through numerous hot spots & neighborhoods
  • Convenience to downtown hotels
  • Ample downtown parking
  • Start line at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Tour downtown before dropping to The Flats
  • Pass through hip Tremont West bars and restaurants and the famous West Side Market
  • Park & Clark Fields is a lush green sports park

So just how fun is this race going to be? Check out this video from other Rock 'n Roll races across America.