A Running Festival with Lagniappe

VIP Instructions



Thank You for Joining us for the VIP Experience

Thank you for joining us for the VIP experience.  On this page you will find details and information for runners who have purchased VIP Packages.


VIP Packet Pickup at The Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Louisiana Expo
Friday & Saturday, January 13-14, 2017

Multiple Races:

  • Please include what race you or your guests  are registered for including any of the Saturday races so that we may have all your race packets ready and available in the VIP Packet Pick up.

Multiple Ticket Purchases:

        • If you purchased additional VIP packages in your name for another runner, please send David Wright an email with their name and DOB, and races they are registered for to make sure their race packet is available for pick up at the VIP Packet Pick-Up.
        • (You may include their email if you would like for me to contact them directly).
        • I can be reached at: race@thelouisianamarathon.com
        • If you purchased additional tickets for a spouse or spectator, we will just include their passes with your packet.

Look for the VIP Packet Pick up sign at The Blue Cross Blue Shield Louisiana Expo:

            • Friday, January 13, 2017 11:00am – 7:00pm
            • Saturday, January 14, 2017: 10:00am – 5:00pm

All VIP Packets and Tickets to events at VIP/GROUP Packet Pickup

VIP/GROUP Gear Check & Parking Information
Sunday, January 15, 2017 – Race Day

            • VIP Parking at the Welcome Center Garage opens at 5:00am, 101 N. Street.
            • Gear Check is at Capitol Park Welcome Center, 702 River Road Baton Rouge, LA 70802‎
            • Gear Check Opens at 5:30am
            • VIP Restrooms open at 5:30am

In your packet picked up at the expo, will have instructions and a pass for parking on race day.

VIP Tent & Food Village Schedule
Sunday, January 15, 2017 – Race Day

              • 8:30 VIP Tent Opens
              • 8:30 Showcase Tents Open
              • 9:00 Select Restaurant Food Stalls Open

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            • AZ Young Park – State Capitol Welcome Center, 900 N 3rd St., Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Welcome to Sullivan’’s in Baton Rouge where you’ll find yourself surrounded by friends and neighbors looking to cut loose at a Baton Rouge steakhouse unlike any other. Located in the Mid City South area, near Interstate 10 on Corporate Boulevard, you can come in to untie, unwind and uncork with our unbelievable food, signature cocktails and swinging atmosphere at Sullivan’s.

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If you have questions prior to race day, please email, David Wright: race@thelouisianamarathon.com

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