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Events in Monterrey: Rock and Roll Half Marathon

May 30, 2018

Each and every day there're more exciting events to attend and things to do in Monterrey, Mexico! This city is overflowing with activities and there is something for every type of person. It's truly become one of the best cities to visit in Mexico, full of fun things to do with the whole family and friends too!

This month, there'll be a renown Rock and Roll Half Marathon running through town (literally). This marathon series is an international event that has had such success in the United States that it has reached Monterrey to quench the thirst of all those runners who love a good competition.

On Saturday, June 16 2018, the Rock and Roll Half Marathon will flood the streets of Monterrey, starting at 6:45 pm. The departure and arrival will be at the BBVA Bancomer Stadium. If you're just a beginner in the world of running or are not quite ready to run a half marathon in Monterrey, don't worry, there'll also be a 10km race on the same day. The 10k race will begin at 6pm. For a healthy competition, there'll be age group divisions, from 15 years to 75 years of age, as well as a special category for people with different abilities.

Register Prior to Race Day

It's important to mention that the Rock and Roll Half Marathon and the 10km race registration ends on Wednesday, June 13. You'll need to make sure and register prior to race day as they are no new entries on race day. Visit the Rock and Roll Half Marathon website to register today!

Enjoy the Half Marathon in Monterrey!

Even if you don't participate in the races, you and your family can enjoy this event. The activities and the race day festivities begin on Friday, June 15. You can attend the Health and Fitness Expo, where you'll find a wide variety of sports, health and cultural exhibits and vendors. This expo is open to the public and admission is free.

On Saturday evening, having finished the half marathon or the 10km race, you can enjoy a festival to celebrate the finishers as well as a music concert with surprise guests!

This is a great opportunity to be part of a sporting event of international recognition in the regal lands of Monterrey. Best Western Hotels invite you to enjoy the best events in Monterrey. Best Western Plus Royal Courts will be your perfect ally when you stay in Monterrey for the Rock and Roll Half Marathon, as they're located just a few miles north of the city center. Relax and sooth your sore muscles in our refreshing pool so and get a hearty race-day meal at our restaurant where you and your whole family can enjoy each other's company and a wonderful trip to Monterrey.

Book your stay online today at Best Western Plus Royal Courts and do not miss the Rock and Roll Half Marathon in Monterrey.

Photo: Rock and Roll Marathon Series