W New Orleans - French Quarter

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The Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon - February 2, 2014

One of the most fun and entertaining nation-wide marathons is coming to New Orleans once again this February.  Located only .6 miles from the starting line, the W New Orleans - French Quarter is not only conveniently located to the race, but our accommodations will ensure you’re feeling energized on race day. 

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On Feb 2, 2014, 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 2013 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: Feb 2, 2014
Race Time: 7:00 AM
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 and obtain their race packets.  The expo will feature over 60 exhibitors providing running gear and the latest running information.

Expo Dates: January 31 – February 1, 2014
Expo Hours: Friday, January 31, 1pm – 7pm & Saturday, February 1, 9am - 5pm
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.