(Las Vegas, NV)-  Tens of thousands of runners ready to run in the Rock n Roll Las Vegas Marathon.  This year, 36,000 people are expected to take part in the event.

The course will lead runners through the Las Vegas Strip, into Downtown Las Vegas, up MLK and into parts of North Las Vegas before they turn back around and ultimately cross the finish line in front of the Mirage. Dozens of bands are scheduled to perform and provide and entertainment for the runners throughout the course.  The run-thru wedding ceremony is also scheduled to take part.  Couple will get the chance to stop, say I do, and then continue on with the race.

Most road closures and detours will be in effect between the hours of 2:00 pm and 11:00 pm on Sunday, November 16. Between 2:00 pm and 3:00 p.m., Police and event personnel may implement a soft closure along the entire race course. The streets will reopen on a rolling basis as soon as the last participant has passed and all course support materials have been removed. Streets along the earlier miles of the route will open earlier than roads along the end of the route.

 

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