Race & Event Details

Event at a Glance

  • Date - March 12, 2017
  • Races- Marathon & Half Marathon
  • Location- Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Start / Finish Line- Jefferson St, Downtown Lafayette
  • Start Time- 7:00 AM
  • Location- Jefferson St, Downtown Lafayette
  • Start Time- 7:00 AM, We encourage all participants to be at the starting line in their corrals at least 15 minutes prior.
  • Directions- Click Here
  • Corrals- We will have corrals organized by average pace in 30 second intervals.
  • Gear Check- Gear Check will open up at 5am on the morning of the race. Location of gear check will be near the start/finish area. A numbered tear off tab will be included on your race bib that will be used to identify your bag. We do not recommend that you store valuables in your gear check bag.
  • Clothing Pickup- All discarded clothing will be donated to local homeless shelters.
  • Location- Jefferson St, Downtown Lafayette
  • Medals– Finisher medals will be handed out as runners complete the course.
  • Secure Zone- Secure Zone location at finish line
  • Finish Line Festival- Post Race Entertainment & Food
  • Info Booths- Information Booth and Lost & Found



Race photography will be provided by Your Sporting Image. Photo's will be available for sale through the Your Sporting Image website.

Parking & Shuttles

South College Shopping Center and the Horse Farm / Lafayette Central Park have offered parking for runners. Buses will be available to shuttle participants from this location to Downtown. Logistics will be published in our race program, which will be emailed to all registrants before the race. Below is the address for South College Shopping Center. Runners utilizing this service will start parking here and overflow into the Horse Farm / Lafayette Central Park. The distance from parking to the starting line is approximately 2.1 miles with the bus trip estimated at 8 minutes. Buses will also shuttle runners from Downtown back to South College Shopping Center after the race.

South College Shopping Center
2851 Johnston St.
Lafayette, LA 70503

Start Line

Finish Line

How to Register

Race Changes

Race Rules

Course Time Limits

Information Booths and Lost & Found

Medical Information

Award Structure

Zydeco Marathon is pleased to present awards in the following categories:
Marathon & Half Marathon
The overall, age group and masters winners will receive awards to be presented at the post race celebration.

Timing System

Gear Check

Participation Benefits

Secure Zone

Quick links

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