Half Marathon

Open to ages 13+.


Open to ages 11+.


Open to ages 5+.


This 17th annual race is a great way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day and kick-off your racing season. Shelby Park and Bottoms is an oasis of green space in the heart of Nashville on the banks of the Cumberland River, and racers of all levels love the out and back on this scenic and historical greenway! 

The Half Marathon has also been selected as the 2023 RRCA Tennessee State Half Marathon Championship.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Race Contact Info

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Shelby Park
1600 Davidson Street
Nashville, TN US 37206


Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for St. Patrick's Music City Half Marathon, 10K & 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To



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