2019 Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon

P.F. Chang's Rock n' Roll Arizona Marathon

Get ready to rock, run and roll at the Synchrony Financial Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon and ½ Marathon on January 13, 2019.

This isn’t an ordinary marathon – participants can run to the beat of music every mile and get motivated by spirit squads along the way. The Tempe Tourism Office can help you plan your race weekend. Be sure to book your hotel stay in Tempe so you’ll be close to the finish line.

Event Information

The Synchrony Financial Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon & 1/2 Marathon races through Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe, Arizona and is accompanied by a finish line festival with headliner Everclear, concerts along the course and more. More than 50 live bands, cheer squads and perfect weather add up to an unforgettable race weekend. Participants can choose to run the marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K or the new 1 mile distance run. And the kids can get involved too with the KiDS Rock Arizona race. To register for any of these distances, please visit www.runrocknroll.com/arizona/register/.

Dates:

  • Friday, January 11 & Saturday, January 12, 2019: Health & Fitness Expo – Phoenix Convention Center
  • Friday, January 11, 2019: 1 mile distance run – starts at 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, January 12, 2019: 5K and KiDS Rock Arizona – start at 8:00 a.m.
  • Sunday, January 13, 2019: 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon – start at 7:50 a.m.

Start and Finish Lines

  • 1 mile distance run Starts and ends at Tempe Beach Park.
  • 5K Starts and ends at Tempe Beach Park.
  • 10K – Starts from Downtown Tempe on University Dr. & College Ave., and ends on Rio Salado Pkwy. at Ash St.
  • Half Marathon – Starts from Downtown Tempe on University Dr. & College Ave., and ends on Rio Salado Pkwy. at Ash St.
  • Marathon – Starts from Downtown Phoenix at the Arizona Center on East Van Buren St. & 2nd St., and ends on Rio Salado Pkwy. at Ash St.

Tempe Hotels within 2 miles of the Finish Line

Looking for a Tempe hotel close to the finish line of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon and 1/2 Marathon? This list includes hotels located within two miles of the Downtown Tempe finish line. Or view a complete list of Tempe hotels.

AC Hotel Phoenix/Tempe Downtown
100 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-642-6140

Airport Quality Inn Tempe/ASU
1375 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-774-2500

aloft Tempe
951 E. Playa Del Norte Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281
1-888-625-4946 | 1-877-782-0103

Best Western Inn of Tempe
670 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281
800-784-2811

Baymont Inn & Suites Tempe Phoenix Airport 
808 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-858-9898

Courtyard by Marriott-Tempe Downtown
601 S. Ash Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281
1-800-228-9290

Graduate Tempe
225 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-967-9431

Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Tempe ASU Area
2102 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-968-2180

Homewood Suites by Hilton Phoenix Tempe ASU Area
2104 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-966-2780

Moxy Phoenix Tempe
1333 S. Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-968-3451

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phoenix Tempe University
1031 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-966-7202

Residence Inn by Marriott Tempe Downtown
510 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-967-2300

Super 8 Tempe/ASU
1020 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281
480-967-8891

Tempe Mission Palms
60 E. Fifth St., Tempe, AZ 85281
800-547-8705

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