If you are participating or headed to the St Jude Rock ‘n Roll Marathon Saturday to cheer on a runner, there are a few things to be aware of. be aware that race officials have moved up the start time by 30 minutes to accommodate for heat and humidity expected on Saturday as the high temperature is projected to reach 86 degrees.

Race officials have moved up the start time by 30 minutes to accommodate for heat and humidity expected on Saturday as the high temperature is projected to reach 86 degrees.

The map below outlines the road closures, highlights alternate routes and provides access information for popular destinations which will be affected by road closures during the race. At most points along the course, pedestrians and bicyclists may cross the course during safe gaps in runners. Please follow the discretion of a traffic controller if present. Road closures begin as early as 6 a with a rolling reopening as racers complete the course.


For those trying to find parking on race day- you must park in the Pinnacle Bank by 5:30a with traffic closing to the garage by 5:45 a. If you are parking at the Music City Center, you must access it from Koreans Vet Boulevard.

Organizers have suggested you download the WAZE app for point-to-point directions around the road closures.

Below is a list of no parking areas. For more information, visit the St. Jude Rock n’ Roll website. 

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