LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE AND FISHERIES
The Louisiana Marathon Organizing Committee welcomes the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and we look forward to hosting you at Rendezvous3 – our third annual Louisiana Marathon running festival in Baton Rouge January 17-19, 2014.
In the month preceding the event in January, we will share more information about event details specifically for Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries:
- Special Packet Pick Up Experience
- A Group Tent Area at the Finish Festival
- A Special Offer for the 2014 Commemorative Art Print
- more to come …
MORE ON LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE AND FISHERIES
The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is charged with the responsibility of managing and protecting Louisiana’s abundant natural resources.
MISSION: To manage, conserve, and promote wise utilization of Louisiana’s renewable fish and wildlife resources and their supporting habitats through replenishment, protection, enhancement, research, development, and education for the social and economic benefit of current and future generations; to provide opportunities for knowledge of and use and enjoyment of these resources; and to promote a safe and healthy environment for the users of the resources.
LDWF OPTIONS AT THE LOUISIANA MARATHON
Volunteer at a Water Station:
LDWF may host a water stop and if LDWF gets 40 or more Volunteers, then LDWF will receive a $750 gift to the charity of choice from Louisiana Runs. Show your support for health in our community and cheer along charity runners who are fundraising. Volunteer online registration will launch in August or September.
Become a Charity Runner for LDWF:
Is a 5K, Half-Marathon or Marathon on your bucket list? Run one of The Louisiana Marathon Running Festival events and raise funds for LDWF. Endurance events are now the #1 fundraising vehicle for non-profits worldwide. For more information and to start a LDWF fundraiser, please visit>>>http://www.crowdrise.com/TheLouisianaMarathon2014
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
SUNDAY, JANUARY 19, 2014
Marathon & The Half Marathon at The Louisiana Marathon – 7:00 a.m. Start
Finish Festival – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 or 4:00 p.m.
- Opening Act: Michael Foster Project – 9:00 a.m.
- Main Act: Big Sam Funky Nation – 11:00 a.m.
- Closing Act: Bucktown Allstars – 1:00 a.m.
- 15 Local Restaurants
- Louisiana Festival Showcase Tent
SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, 2014
The Advocate 5K – 8:00 a.m. Start
The Advocate Kids Marathon – following the 5K, 9:00 a.m. Start
Family Festival – 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
- Local Kids Jazz Bands from Baton Rouge Schools
- Inflatables from 225 Inflatables
- Obstacle Course from Play Dirty of Baton Rouge (no mud)
- Face Painters
- Ice Cream and Kid Treats
The Expo at The Louisiana Marathon with guest speakers and Pasta Dinner with Matt Long as the Keynote speaker
FRIDAY, JANUARY 17, 2014
The Expo at The Louisiana Marathon 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.
MATT LONG AT THE EXPO
In his book, The Long Run, he tells the story of his triumphant comeback after a serious crash and his journey to becoming an Elite Athlete.
Read more about his book at runnersworld.com.
BATON ROUGE, named by French explorer Iberville 300 years ago for the “red stick” along a Mississippi River bluff, Baton Rouge has been shaped by a variety of cultural and environmental influences.Today, Baton Rouge’s rich cultural tradition,… Click Here to Learn More about Baton Rouge and Plan Your Travel >>
We encourage you to LIKE us on Facebook and FOLLOW us on Twitter to stay in-the-know as we release additional information about our event. If you have any questions please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be sure to respond in short order.
REGISTER FOR THE LOUISIANA MARATHON
|Registration Period||Date||Full||Half||5K||Kids||Family Day||Pasta||Kids Pasta||Fest Tix|
|Registration Open Rate||3/1 – 3/31||$70||$55||$15||$10||TBD||$15||$6||$10|
|Spring Rate||4/1 – 5/31||$80||$70||$15||$10||TBD||$15||$6||$15|
|Summer Rate||6/1 – 8/31||$90||$80||$20||$10||TBD||$15||$6||$15|
|Fall Rate||9/1 – 10/31||$100||$90||$25||$15||TBD||$15||$6||$15|
|Winter Rate||11/1 – 12/31||$110||$100||$30||$15||TBD||$15||$6||$15|
|New Years Registration||1/1 – 1/16||$120||$110||$40||$20||TBD||$15||$6||$15|
|At Expo (If Available)||1/17 – 1/18||$130||$120||$45||$20||TBD||$20||$6||$20|