Raleigh, N.C. — The Rock 'n' Roll Raleigh Marathon and Half Marathon will include a weekend of live music.
Singer/songwriter Gavin DeGraw will kick off festivities with a show at Red Hat Amphitheater on Friday, April 8. Limited complimentary tickets will be available for marathon and half marathon participants. Tickets can be reserved online.
On Saturday, April 9, after the first Rock 'n' Roll Raleigh 5K, there will be a Finish Line Festival featuring live music. This event is free and open to the public. There will also be live music all day outside of the Raleigh Convention Center as part of the Health and Fitness Expo.
And on Sunday, April 10, bands will perform for the runners along the Rock 'n' Roll Raleigh Marathon and Half Marathon routes. After crossing the finish line, runners can head to the Toyota Rock ‘n’ Roll Concert Series Post Race Concert at Red Hat Amphitheater: The headlining band will be announced soon.
The Rock 'n' Roll Raleigh Marathon and Half Marathon is presented by WRAL. This year's featured charity is The V Foundation.