Organizers, runners prepared for Lafayette's Zydeco Marathon

Posted at 8:54 AM, Mar 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-06 09:54:54-05

Organizers are preparing for their annual Zydeco Marathon.

The two-day event starts on Friday, March 6 and concludes on March 8.

On Friday at 3:00 pm Packet Pickup will begin for runners at Rock n' Bowl in Downtown Lafayette.

Runners ready for Lafayette's Zydeco Marathon (pt 2)

A VIP Party will be held on Friday night at 6:30 pm. Entertainment for the night will featuring Dustin Sonnier beginning at 9:00 pm.

The VIP Party is $30.

There are running options for participants of all skill levels.

For the kids, a 1 mile fun run will start on Saturday, March 7 beginning and ending at Rock n' Bowl.

And a 5K Run will take participants through the scenic Saint Streets area before ending just in time for the Zydeco Breakfast.

Runners ready for Lafayette's Zydeco Marathon (pt 3)

On Sunday, March 8 runners get prepared for the half and full Zydeco Marathon.

The race begins at 7:00 am at Jefferson and Vermilion and winds its way through the streets of Lafayette before ending at Park International.

A "Finish Line Festival" will welcome runners until around 2:00 pm with the Bayou Boys on stage.

The after-party continues back a Rock n' Bowl where Chubby Carrier will take the stage to end out a day of racing.

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