Nov 07-08 2015
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Rock around the Block

The Rock around the Block Contest is run in conjunction with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Marathon & ½ Marathon.  Any neighborhood that is along the beautiful course is welcome to join in on this friendly competition. Congratulations to our 2014 Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Rock Around The Block Winners:

1. Gordonston Neighborhood Association
2. Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church
3. Downtown Neighborhood Association



-Pick a point along the course to set up your spirited cheering area.

-Make a sign to be displayed at your spirit station that clearly states which neighborhood is being represented.

-Themes are welcome (Rock star, Pajama Party, Country, etc.)

-Signs and any cheering equipment are encouraged.

-Cheer as loud as you can from first runner to the last runner.


Contest Rules:

-Your team must be set up and ready to cheer before the first runner comes through.

-You must have at least one sign designating your neighborhood that can be clearly seen by judges.

-You must stay and cheer on all of the runners until the last runner has went by your spirit station.

-A Leader of the group must be chosen to represent the neighborhood. Their contact information, including neighborhood/street name should be e-mailed to

-All signs and spirit equipment must be appropriate for all ages, this includes: no profanity, vulgar, etc.



Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three most spirited neighborhoods. The first place neighborhood will also be mentioned at our post race concert in Forsyth Park and in the local Newspaper on Sunday, November 10th. Neighborhoods will be judged by the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series staff from first runner to last runner of the race.

1st place: $1,000

2nd place: $750

3rd place: $500


Please e-mail if you would like an Application or have further questions about Savannah Rock Around the Block program!

Schedule of Events

November 5-6, 2015

Health & Fitness Expo

Savannah International Trade
& Convention Center
Thursday: 1:00 pm-7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm
*Subject to change
Exhibitor Info| Spectator Info

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Marathon, 1/2 Marathon & Relay

Start time: 7:00 am

Event Details | Course Information

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah 5k & 1 Mile

5k Start Time: 1:00 pm

1 Mile Start Time: 2:30 pm
Event Details

KiDS ROCK Savannah

Start Time: 3:15 pm
Event Details