Liverpool City Council

05/16/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 05/16/2018 07:45

Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon in the city this weekend

This weekend sees the city host the fifth Rock'n'Roll Liverpool Marathon with more than 20,000 runners taking part, including over 1,000 from overseas.

The marathon will take place on Sunday 20 May, with the route taking in the historic waterfront, our two premier League football grounds, several of the cities incredible parks and numerous other iconic locations.

The event has grown to include a runners Expo, 5k, ½ Marathon, Full Marathon and 1 Mile Fun Run.

There will be a band, DJ or performer at every mile giving the whole day a carnival atmosphere, as well as live music on the main stage at ACC Liverpool's piazza, with legendary Liverpool band Space headlining.


Friday 18th May 2018

Expo - 13.00hrs - 19.00hrs

Saturday 19th May 2018

5K 09.30hrs - 11.00hrs

Expo 08.00hrs - 17.00hrs

Sunday 20th May 2018

Half Marathon 09.00hrs - 12.45hrs

Full Marathon 10.00hrs - 16.20hrs

1m Fun Run 13.00hrs - 14.00hrs

Piazza Concert 10.00hrs - 16.30hrs

If you are out and about during the weekend please make extra time for your journey as a number of roads will be affected. For all the road closures, please visit