Providence: Entertainment

Headliner Concert

Atlas GeniusThis fall, Atlas Genius will take the stage at four Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon Series™ events, performing for thousands of runners at the Finish Line Festival and Post-Race Concert. Checkout the music video for their hit song “Trojans” and jump start your training today!

Do you need some new tunes to amp up your training playlist? Download some free songs from Atlas Genius here!

Headliner – Opening Act: Returning to ROCK with Providence again, meet the the Velveteen Playboys here!


 Finish Line Festival

Francis Street, Downtown Providence 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Velveteen Playboys: 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Awards Ceremony: 10:00 am – 10:15 am

Atlas Genius: 10:15 – 11:30 am


Bands on the Course

Music every mile makes up the heart and “sole” of this event. Live Providence bands will be performing a variety of music from alternative to classic rock, punk, funk and blues to jazz it up. Runners and spectators alike will be “Dancin’ in the Streets” to these mini-concerts.

Meet the 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll Providence course bands here!

Spirit on the Course Competition

Congratulations to our awesome cheer teams whose spirit rocked participants to the finish line! Your energy kept our runners motivated and we couldn’t have done it without you!

First Place: Central Falls
Second Place: KC Cats All-stars at mile 10.5
Third Place: KC Cats All-stars at mile 12.7



Schedule of Events

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Race Day

Half Marathon
2-Person Relay
Mini Marathon

Start Time For All Distances: 7:00am
Event Details | Course Information

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Health & Fitness Expo

Rhode Island Convention Center • Halls A-D
Saturday, September 28, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Free Admission: Open to the public
Map | Exhibitor Info | Spectator Info