Mississippi Blues Marathon

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January 27, 2018

Start Time : 7:00 a.m.
Number of Places : 4000

The Mississippi Blues Marathon celebrates blues music with various artists providing music en-route. There is also a Mississippi Blues Half Marathon option.



Mississippi Blues Marathon Route
The course includes hilly areas and straight flat sections, making it quite a challenging race.

The race starts and finishes at the Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art. From there, runners follow a clockwise loop through the downtown Jackson, passing many significant cultural landmarks and traversing surrounding neighborhoods. There are also many bands playing along the route, providing a taste of Mississippi Blues all the way to the finish line.

Mississippi Blues Marathon Entry
* Entry Fee : $90 (until Oct 31), $100 (until Nov 30), $110 (until Dec 31), $125 (Jan 1 until Expo)
* Registration Deadline : When the race is full.

Contact Details
Contact : Race Director
Address : 308 S. Lamar St., Jackson, MS 39201
Tel. : 504.454.6561
Email : info@msbluesmarathon.com
Website : http://www.msbluesmarathon.com/

Further Information
* Cut-off Time : Runners will be expected to finish within 7 hours.
* Charities : Proceeds from the race be used to benefit the Mississippi Blues Commission.
* Boston Qualifier : Yes

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