ROCK 'N' ROLL MARATHON SERIES

Entertainment Solutions began a relationship with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series in January 2004 when our company produced the inaugural P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & 1/2 Marathon. The event was record-breaking, hosting over 30,000 runners in its first year. Since then, the race series has grown to include 28 events in cities across the United States, Canada and Europe, 19 of which feature live music produced by Entertainment Solutions.

Entertainment Solutions is happy to have had the opportunity to partner and grow with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series beyond the Arizona race. In 2006, Entertainment Solutions was contracted to produce course entertainment for the race in Philadelphia, followed by Chicago, Las Vegas, New Orleans and Dallas in 2009, San Diego and Los Angeles in 2010 and St. Louis, Savannah and Miami Beach in 2011. Then in late 2011, Entertainment Solutions was contracted to produce the entertainment for the 2012 and 2013 races in St. Petersburg, Pasadena, Washington, DC, Portland, Providence, , Cleveland, Denver and San Jose.

Our company plays an integral role in what makes each Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series event unique and successful: live entertainment along the entire race course. Runners and spectators alike are energized with the best local music from a variety of genres placed on stages along each mile of the race course. Following each race, Entertainment Solutions produces a headlining concert featuring national entertainment for the enjoyment of thousands of runners, their families and friends. Our post-race concerts have included national headliners such as Bret Michaels, Pitbull, Neon Trees, Carolina Liar, Flo Rida, Cobra Starship, The Head and the Heart, American Authors, The Neighbourhood, New Politics, Ra Ra Riot, Goo Goo Dolls, Collective Soul, Atlas Genius, Walk Off The Earth, Psychedelic Furs, Jason Mraz, Smash Mouth, Everclear, Cheap Trick, Sugar Ray, Five for Fighting, Far East Movement, Andy Grammer, Sean Kingston, Vertical Horizon, Bowling For Soup, Kool and the Gang, Donovan Frankenreiter, Susan Tedeschi, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Better Than Ezra, Nada Surf, Karmin and more.

Between booking 20 to 65 local bands for each race, securing staging, sound and generators for each stage along the course and producing every aspect of the post-race headlining concert, Entertainment Solutions leaves its stamp of quality entertainment and event execution on each race.

For more information on the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series, click the logo below.



BAND RECRUITMENT

Entertainment Solutions is currently recruiting bands seeking for the opportunity to perform live for thousands of runners and spectators at the events below. Click to download the event fact sheets and submission forms below and follow the guidelines outlined in the packet.

*Please note that if your band is applying to perform at more than one race, you will need to fill out the appropriate form and submit materials for each individual race. For general questions about the submission process or assistance downloading and completing the required forms, email us at info@solutionsaz.com












PHOENIX, SCOTTSDALE & TEMPE, AZ
P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon & 1/2 Marathon
Event Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Closed: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

NEW ORLEANS, LA
Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon & 1/2 Marathon Benefitting Feed the Children
Event Date: Sunday, February 28, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

WASHINGTON, DC
Rock 'n' Roll DC Marathon & 1/2 Marathon presented by CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Event Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

DALLAS, TX
Rock 'n' Roll Dallas Half Marathon
Event Date: Sunday, March 20, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Rock 'n' Roll San Francisco Half Marathon presented by Transamerica
Event Date: Sunday, April 3, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

RALEIGH, NC
Rock 'n' Roll Raleigh Marathon & 1/2 Marathon presented by WRAL benefiting the V Foundation for Cancer Research.
Event Date: Sunday, April 10, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

PORTLAND, OR
Rock 'n' Roll Portland Half Marathon
Event Date: TBD
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

SAN DIEGO, CA
SUJA Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Event Date: Sunday, June 5, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Close: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

CHICAGO, IL
Rock 'n' Roll Chicago Half Marathon
Event Date: Sunday, July 179, 2016
Submissions Open: TBD
Submissions Closed: TBD
Entertainment Manager: TBD

SAN JOSE, CA
2015 Rock 'n' Roll San Jose Half Marathon
Event Date: Sunday, September 27, 2015
Submissions Open: July 13, 2015
Submissions Closed: August 20, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Angelica Perez
Download Submission Form

BROOKLYN, NY
2015 Rock 'n' Roll Brooklyn Half Marathon
Event Date: Saturday, October 10, 2015
Submissions Open: July 1, 2015
Submissions Closed: August 25, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Carolyn Reyes
Download Submission Form

DENVER, CO
2015 Rock 'n' Roll Denver Marathon & 1/2 Marathon
Event Date: Sunday, October 18, 2015
Submissions Open: July 15, 2015
Submissions Closed: September 10, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Natalie Cianciola
Download Submission Form

ST. LOUIS, MO
2015 Rungevity Rock 'n' Roll St. Louis 1/2 Marathon presented by the Quinn Family Foundation
Event Date: Sunday, October 18, 2015
Submissions Open: July 15, 2015
Submissions Closed: September 10, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Angelica Perez
Download Submission Form

LOS ANGELES, CA
2015 Rock 'n' Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon
Benefiting the ASPCA

Event Date: Sunday, October 25, 2015
Submissions Open: July 20, 2015
Submissions Closed: September 15, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Angelica Perez
Download Submission Form

PHILADELPHIA, PA
2015 Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon
Event Date: Saturday, October 31, 2015
Submissions Open: July 25, 2015
Submissions Closed: September 15, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Carolyn Reyes
Download Submission Form

SAVANNAH, GA
2015 Rock 'n' Roll Savannah Marathon & 1/2 Marathon
Event Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015
Submissions Open: July 30, 2015
Submission Deadline: September 25, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Kristina Wilson
Download Submission Form

LAS VEGAS, NV
2015 Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon & 1/2 Marathon to benefit the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Event Date: November 15, 2015
Submissions Open: August 15, 2015
Submission Closed: October 10, 2015
Entertainment Manager: Angelica Perez

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