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ROCK ‘N’ ROLL LAS VEGAS WEEKEND

THE RUNNING PARTY IS ABOUT TO KICK OFF IN VEGAS!

This weekend it's one of the biggest running parties on the planet.


If you're looking for something different have a look at it for next year.


For more than 25 years, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series has made running fun by infusing each course with live bands, cheer teams and more. The pinnacle event of the series, Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Las Vegas is the biggest and best night running event in the world. The busy Las Vegas Strip will close to traffic and welcome approximately 27,000 runners from around the world to have a one-of-a-kind nighttime experience complete with music, lights and entertainment stationed along the course. The 2024 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Half marathon and 10K runners and walkers participating in the 2024 event will prepare for their race on Sunday, Feb. 25 in the all-new Start Line Village located on Toshiba Plaza,

outside of T-Mobile Arena, home of the 2023 Stanley Cup® Champions, members of the cast of Vegas Golden Knights,who will be making an appearance at the Start Festival, alongside DJ Cable and DJ Mal-Ski. The Plaza sits adjacent to New York-New York Hotel & Casino, allowing runners and walkers alike to easily access the #StripAtNight as they make their way to the southbound lanes of the closed Las Vegas Blvd. directly in front of the hotel and casino.


Participants will pass by iconic sights including the ‘Welcome to Las Vegas’ sign, see their image up on the 100,000 square-foot LEDscreen on the side of Resorts World, the fountains of Bellagio and Downtown Las Vegas, finishing mid-Strip. The on- course experiences in Las Vegas are endless and unique. Notorious for its impressive medal designs, the event is more than just a race, it’s a running and entertainment festival weekend. Exclusive runner perks, parties and entertainment are

offered all weekend long including an “Encore Entertainment” concert after the Saturday night 5K.


Participant Demographics


• Runners are traveling from all 50 states and 60 countries, regions and territories

• 56% of participants are male

• 44% of participants are female

• 90% of participants are from outside of Las Vegas


Established in 1998, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series’ simple idea of making running fun has transformed both the U.S. and global running landscape by infusing the course with live bands, cheer teams, and entertaining water stations, creating a block-party atmosphere for participants and spectators alike. Focused on running, music and community, race weekends kick off with a free Health & Fitness Expo showcasing the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health and nutritional

information and much more. Events culminate with an Encore Entertainment experience featuring eclectic musical artists from a variety of genres. With a goal of helping participants find the Beat in Their Feet™, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series has also featured some of the biggest names in music, with past performances including the likes of Macklemore & Ryan, O.A.R., Aloe Blacc, Pitbull, Flo Rida, The Band Perry, Fitz and the Tantrums, the Goo Goo Dolls, Bret Michaels, Kesha, The Revivalists, Hunter Hayes, Capital Cities, and Matt Nathanson.


Further information about the Rock ‘n’ Roll

Running Series can be found online at www.RunRocknRoll.com and follow @RunRocknRoll on all social platforms.


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