Lafayette Police are reminding members of the community of the upcoming Zydeco Marathon, which will feature a half marathon of 13.1 miles and a marathon of 26.2 miles
The event is set to take place Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 7:00 am starting at Jefferson St in Downtown Lafayette.
The Start and Finish line will be downtown on Jefferson Street. The race will go through the Saint Streets, Cajundome, Downtown Lafayette, Freetown neighborhoods, ULL's campus, the Oil Center, Bendel Gardens neighborhood, Kaliste Saloom Road, to Pinhook into the East Bayou neighborhood into River Ranch.
This event may affect traffic in these areas up to 2:00 pm. Please use an alternate route to avoid the area.
Find more information on the Zydeco Marathon here.
Registration ends at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 7. You can register online here or in person at Rock 'n Bowl in Lafayette.