The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Expo & Packet Pickup



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EXPO HOURS (subject to change)

  • Friday, January 15, 2016, 10:00am – 7:00pm
  • Saturday, January 16, 2016, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Expo times are scheduled to change.

EXHIBITOR LOAD-IN

  • Thursday, January 14, 2015, 2:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Friday, January 15, 2015, 8:00am – 9:00am

BIENVENUE AU MARATHON DE LOUISIANE DANS LA VILLE BATON ROUGE

Welcome to the fifth annual Rendezvous 2016. Expo booth registration is now closed and will reopen in July for The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Marathon Expo at the River Center.


FIRST FLOOR OF THE RIVER CENTER

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Expo at The Louisiana Marathon will be on the first floor of the Baton Rouge River Center.  We are on the first floor and you can simply pull your vehicle in through the River Center tunnel on River Road and we are in the main Exhibition Hall on the right.  There are plenty of locations to load-in and load-out.

GET INFORMATION AND GREAT DEALS AT THE EXPO

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Expo at The Louisiana Marathon will feature exhibitors showcasing the latest trends, designs, and advances in running shoes and apparel from various sports, fitness, and nutrition information and products.  For 2016, we will once again be in the Baton Rouge River Center.

Learn more about the world of running, health & fitness and the products & services from key partners and sponsors of The Louisiana Marathon. We are also fortunate to have our charity partners present to address any questions about their causes and inviting you to participate in their outreach efforts.

The best thing about the expo is that it is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

EXPO & PACKET PICKUP HOURS

  • Friday, January 15, 2016, 10:00am – 7:00pm
  • Saturday, January 16, 2016, 10:00am – 5:00pm

EXHIBITOR LOAD-IN

  • Thursday, January 14, 2016, 2:00pm – 6:00pm
  • Friday, January 15, 2016, 8:00am – 9:30am

Expo times are scheduled to change.


PACKET PICK UP & LATE REGISTRATION

The Expo is the only place you can pick-up your registration packet. Bring a picture ID. If the races are not filled to capacity, there will be a registration booth at the expo. There will not be race day registration or race day packet pick-up.

Every participant in the Marathon, Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, 5K and Kids Marathon will receive an Official Participant Guide via e-mail in which will a link to receive another confirmation email. There will also be links on the website if you need to receive another confirmation email.  Bring a print out of your confirmation email and your photo ID to the Expo to pick up your packet. For The Advocate 5K, only your photo ID is needed.

There will not be race-day pick-up available. Participants must present a government issued ID to pick up race packet. Proxy Packet Pick-up (picking up a packet for someone else) the process is as follows: a photo copy of that participant’s photo ID is required. This copy will be retained until the completion of the event weekend as proof of packet distribution. There are no exceptions to this rule. If you wish to have your packet picked up by proxy the photo copy of your drivers license will be retained as proof of pick up. There is No Race Day Packet Pick-Up. Please see FAQ section of the website.

Location: Baton Rouge River Center


REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION

Registered Participants should receive a confirmation email during the registration process. While you only need your legal photo ID, we also recommend printing your confirmation and bringing it to packet pickup at the expo. (You may want to add getmeregistered.com domain to your Spam/Junk email safe sender list.)

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2015 EXPO EXHIBITORS

  • Active Sol Eyewear
  • Ainsley Angels
  • Amedisys Mardi Gras Mambo 10K
  • Art by Christy
  • Arturo Barrios
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Bolder Band Headbands
  • Bone & Joint Clinic
  • Brazos Running Company
  • Cardiovascular Institute of the South
  • Compressport USA
  • Creative Cajun Cooking
  • Crescent City Classic
  • dermasurgery center
  • Direct Laboratory Services
  • Dirty South Marathon
  • Downtown Development District
  • Enovative Technologies
  • First Choice Health and Injury
  • Fitletic Sports, LLC
  • Fleet Feet
  • Gulf Coast Event Group
  • Gypsy Runner
  • HB Tune
  • Hippie Runner
  • Huey P Bridge Run
  • Hydro Dynamic Products
  • Jazz-Half Marathon
  • Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals
  • Marathon Maniac / Pace team
  • Mississippi River Marathon
  • Moreau Physical Therapy
  • Most Delightful Foods
  • Muddy Water Yolo Board
  • Naute’ Sport llc
  • NOLA Tee
  • Orig3n1
  • PayMyRace
  • Premier Event Management
  • Presonus
  • Q50
  • Real Time Pain Relief
  • Red Fox Wireless
  • Runner’s Feat
  • runningluv
  • RUseeN Reflective Apparel
  • Sweaty Bands
  • Team Edith
  • Team In Training
  • Texas Runner & Tri Magazine
  • The Advocate
  • The BFF :: ELECTRIC FOAM ROLLER
  • The RooSport
  • Therapeutix
  • Ultimate Body Applicator, It Works Global
  • United States Marine Corps
  • Varsity Sports
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Visit Baton Rouge
  • Zipfizz
  • Zydeco Marathon

EXPO PARKING

There is plenty of street and garage parking for the expo near the Baton Rouge River Center. Parking is free at the Belle of Baton Rouge parking garages which are about 2 blocks away. Flat rate and hourly rate garages and lots are nearby as well as metered spaces. The City of Baton Rouge manages the Baton Rouge River Center on St. Lewis Street. These parking garages can hold up to 1,300 vehicles.

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DRIVING DIRECTIONS

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BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD OF LOUISIANA

We’re member-owned, not-for-profit and wellness-oriented. Our mission is to improve the lives of Louisianians. We’re owned by our members and we’re committed to the health of the state we call home.

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CONTACT THE EXPO DIRECTOR

For addition information or special requests, contact our Expo Director, Jenny Colomb: expo@thelouisianamarathon.com