Rock & Roll Half Marathon Today

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The 5th Annual Rock and Roll Half Marathon kicks off at 6:30 a.m. Sunday morning in Grant Park.

rocknrollMore than 20,000 people are expected to gather at Columbus Drive and Monroe Street, from casual runners to world-class athletes.

The course, which is just over 13 miles, tours the downtown area.

It features local bands performing live at each mile mark.

There’s also a mini-run that’s a little over three miles.

The half-marathon finishes in Grant Park with a festival and concert featuring indie rock band, Walk Off the Earth.

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