Almost 4000 runners are registered for the Mississippi Blues Marathon, which will be run Saturday morning in Jackson. The race has been held yearly since 2008.
The start time for the Marathon, Half-Marathon, Relay and Quarter Note is 7 a.m. Physically challenged runners will start at 6:50 a.m. and the children's one-mile run at 9 a.m. The race will start and finish at the Art Garden at the Mississippi Museum of Art, and will feature live music along the race course.
While there is no time limit to complete the marathon, the course will close at 2 p.m.
The temperature is expected to be round freezing at race time. You can take a look at the Marathon Route Here.
Copyright 2015 MSNewsNow. All rights reserved.
Story idea or news tip? Email us at News@WLBT.COM or call 601-960-4426.
715 South Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39201