Atmosphere and course support have always been huge parts of the St. Jude Country Music Marathon & 1/2 Marathon, but Nashville’s annual April race has never seen Block Parties this rockin’! Come join in the fun and see your runner at these three official #RUNCMM Block Parties:
Music Row Roundabout Block Party
Location: Music Row Roundabout between Demonbreun Street & Division Street
Miles: 2.0 & 9.0 (Marathon & Half Marathon)
Time: 7:00 am – 10:30 am
Features: Live music by August Christopher, a cash bar courtesy of CHG Events, food trucks, free noisemakers and a sign-making station!
Parking: Free in the Broadcast Music Inc. Lot @ Music Circle East & 13th Avenue
Wedgewood Block Party
Location: Intersection of Wedgewood Road, Magnolia Avenue & 16th Avenue
Mile: 7.6 (Marathon & Half Marathon)
Time: 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Features: Live music by the Tony Logue Band, a cash bar courtesy of CHG events, food trucks, free noisemakers and a sign-making station!
5 Points Block Party
Location: Intersection of Clearview Avenue, 11th Street & Woodland Street
Mile: 18.2 (Marathon)
Time: 8:30 am – 12:15 pm
Features: Live music by Queens Boulevard and Saints of Havana, a cash bar courtesy of CHG events, food specials at local restaurants, free noisemakers and a sign-making station!
113 S. 11th St.
Offer: Spectators, use code phrase “runners love weenies” to save 20% (opening early for spectators at 9am). Participants, show your medal for 20% off and try the special “carbo-load weenie” – a hot dog topped with hashbrown casserole.
1012 Woodland St.
Offer: 2 Slice Special $8 (2 slices and a drink), Knot & Salad Special $9 (1/2 order of knots, salad, & drink), Slice & Salad Special $9 (1 slice, salad, & drink)
1008 Woodland St.
Offer: Woodland Street Slider Trio ($11.99) – Boston cheeseburger, chef Andy’s cod sandwich topped with slaw, and chicken Parmesan sandwich, served with Batter’d & Fried famous fries.