Everything You Need To Know About Race Day

When: Saturday, Oct. 31. Runners take note that both the Half Marathon and the 5K begin at 7 a.m.
Where: Both the Half Marathon and the 5K begin and end at Lafayette Square, New Orleans. You can find a turn-by-turn map of the course with water stations and mile markers locations here
Packet pickup: We strongly encourage participants to pick up their race packets at the Race Expo on Oct. 30. Packet pickup will also be available on race day near the starting line at 6 a.m.

Flow Tribe to headline Jazz Half post-race party

We are excited to announce that New Orleans’s own Flow Tribe will be performing at this year's post-race party. After runners cross the finish line at Lafayette Square, they will get to enjoy a band that is uniquely New Orleans.

Growing up in the dive bars and neighborhood venues in the city’s dimmest corners, this six-piece ensemble captures the passion of the Crescent City, bending genres into their own brand of "backbone-cracking music.”