Headliner Act at the Toyota Rock 'n' Roll Concert Series

Thanks for ROCKING with The Family Stone at the Finish Line Festival! Stay tuned for updates about your 2018 headliner!



Entertainment on the Course

Thank you to all the course bands who performed for our runners this year! Rock ‘n’ Roll DC isn’t the same without you! If you had a favorite band and want to know who they were, click the link below.

2017 Course Bands

Spirit on the Course

Attention Cheer teams and Dance Squads: We need you! High school and middle school cheer and dance teams are invited to participate in the United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Washington DC Marathon & ½ Marathon’s Spirit on the Course! Cheer teams will line the course ready to encourage participants every step of the way. Costumes and themes are optional, smiles and enthusiasm are required.

Cheer teams participating will not only be supporting the runners and walker’s amazing efforts, but they will also be cheering to earn some money for their team! Every competing squad receives a $200 stipend for participating and the top three most spirited teams will receive a total* of:

1st Place: $1000
2nd Place: $750
3rd Place: $500

2017 Spirit on the Course Application

Please submit your application and/or any questions/inquiries to our Cheer Coordinator at atoledo@competitorgroup.com by February 6, 2016! Don’t miss out on the opportunity of a lifetime!

*Top three prize purses are inclusive of the $200 initial stipend