SAVANNAH, Ga (WSAV) – The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, one of the biggest events in Savannah, kicks off on Friday.
Get LIVE updates on the race Saturday morning HERE.
The event brings thousands of runners from around the world to the Hostess City every year.
The event includes a marathon, a half-marathon, a 2-person half-marathon, a 5K and a 1 mile races.
Two health and fitness expos take place at the Savannah Convention Center on Thursday and Friday.
There’s also a separate list for No Parking Zones for the event on each day this weekend.
The city plans several road closures downtown for the marathon. WSAV Digital Reporter Ashley Williams will be covering traffic Saturday and keeping you updated.
Here’s a road closure map that gives detailed information about areas that will be closed to traffic, as well as alternate routes.
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon will impact Chatham Area Transit services this weekend. On Saturday, all CAT buses will be rerouted or delayed due to the marathon.
Click here for a full list of closures and rerouting information from CAT.
The national featured charity for The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon is St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, a charity with the goal of ending childhood cancer.
To register and learn more about the courses, visit the Savannah Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon website HERE.