YOUR 2019 ST. JUDE ROCK 'N' ROLL NASHVILLE MARATHON & HALF MARATHON HEADLINERS
Tim McGraw’s unparalleled career includes 43 number one radio singles, 16 number one albums and countless industry awards and accolades. His unique chart achievements include having three singles in the Top 20 of the radio charts on multiple occasions, as well as having two singles spend over 10 weeks at number one.
Tim McGraw will take the Drafts Main Stage on friday night, April 26th, and will without a doubt get you ready to rock your race the next morning!
Pegged as “one of Country music’s most enviable brands, equal parts affability and authenticity” (Forbes), Bentley continues to be a dominant voice for the genre with over 8.6 billion overall digital streams. Reaching a new creative high while “making music designed to challenge” (New York Times), Bentley co-wrote 10 of his current album THE MOUNTAIN’s (Capitol Records Nashville) 13 tracks, which earned him the highest debut sales of his career and became his seventh chart-topping album.
Celebrate your finish by jamming out to headliner Dierks Bentley on Saturday, April 27! With over 8.6 billion overall digital streams, 18 career number ones, and 13 GRAMMY nominations, Bentley will take the state to bring you the classic St. Jude #RnRNashville post-race night in Music City that you'll never forget!
Register for your Fan Mobile Pass to receive exclusive access and information about the 2019 NFL Draft and NFL Draft Experience presented by Oikos® Triple Zero. Registration also gives you a chance to gain access to exclusive viewing areas at the NFL Draft Main Stage to watch in person as the picks unfold and Draft boards come to life. The Fan Mobile Pass app will be available on or around April 8, and all fans who register will be notified when the app is available.
Register today at NFL.com/FanMobilePass
HOW THIS WORKS
The 2019 Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Headliner Concert will be featuring Dierks Bentley on Saturday, April 27th! For the 20th Running of Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville we wanted to give every runner and visitor the biggest party Music City has seen, we have partnered with the City of Nashville as well as the NFL Draft to do just that. This concert is free to the public for everyone to jam out after a day of racing, football and fun so we will not be selling tickets this year so everyone can join! We look forward to seeing you in Nashville in April!
ENTERTAINMENT AT THE EXPO
Thursday, April 25, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm and Friday, April 26, 5:45 pm - 7:15 pm
Janelle Arthur is a Nashville recording artist, songwriter, film star, and repeated guest of the Grand Ole Opry. Her current single “Runnin’ From My Roots” is available on all digital music platforms; the accompanying video is currently NUMBER 1 on CMT’s Music 12-Pack and has held that position for 3 weeks!
Friday, April 26, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Jillian Cardarelli is a singer/songwriter originally from Boston, MA who is forging her own path in country music with her debut single “Rerun” and her second single, “Souvenirs,” which aired on Radio Disney Country while the music video spent eight weeks in the Top 10 videos online on CMT. Her stunning vocals, captivating songwriting and girl next door quality have put her on top of Rolling Stone’s 10 New Country Artists You Need to Know. She is currently working on her debut album, which is certain to resonate with a wide variety of music lovers.
Thursday, April 25, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm and Friday, April 26 12:00 pm -1:30 pm
It’s very rare in today's music industry to come across a young talent with the same love, passion, and tenacity for music as displayed by country singer-songwriter Erin Kinsey. This Rockwall, Texas native began singing and playing guitar at the age of 11 and has been wowing audiences in Texas and Nashville ever since with her booming voice, skillful multi-instrumental abilities, and gifted songwriting.
Friday, April 26, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Golden West duo exemplifies all that one identifies as the California sound – a wide open, melodious approach buoyed by the pair’s pristine and airtight harmonies. Even though Golden West is a country band, their musical abilities don't keep them in one genre with both Nash and Brittany’s ability to write music in any genre that shows through their new style of country music that is fun, bright, energetic and the California sun bottled up in a case of Country Music.
Thursday, April 25, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm and Friday, April 26, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Arkansas native & former Rascal Flatts band member Tom Yankton is a musician, singer, songwriter, and entertainer who plays a variety of instruments including guitar, keyboards, harmonica, and pedal steel guitar. After working with Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame members along with many others, Yankton is now bringing his own brand of music to the live stage, wowing audiences everywhere they go with a fun, high-energy mashup of popular musical styles and sounds.
Live Music Every Mile
Music makes up the heart and “sole” of this event. Runners will enjoy a variety of music from alternative, classic and punk rock to blues, jazz and soul along the race course. Music and entertainment set the tempo for this running party, where runners and spectators alike will be “dancin’ in the streets” to these mini-concerts.
2019 Course Entertainment: Coming Soon!
Be a Band on Course
Is your band ready to rock for thousands of athletes and spectators? We will be recruiting the best local bands from all genres to take the stage along the course. Email [email protected] to apply today!
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 compete in the Spirit on the Course Competition. 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. Compete for the grand prize of $1,000! Questions? Contact us at [email protected]
Congratulations to our 2018 Winners!
- 1st Place – UNA Bears Cheer
- 2nd Place – East Nasty Run Club
Thank you to our other participating teams: WCA Cheer, Mount Juliet Christian, and Camp Gladiator!
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