The Rock ‘N Roll Marathon will be taking place in the San Antonio this weekend hosting more than 26,000 people who are ready to rock the streets.

      Alan Culpepper, two-time Olympian and Vice President of Competitor Group, owners and operators of the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series,  says it’s not only open to adults but children.

      “We are trying to instill health and wellness and aerobic activity in youths of San Antonio and a scholarship program for several thousand kids out there,” Culpepper said.

      The children’s marathon is Saturday morning with the option of running a half mile race, or a full mile race. And on Sunday, the main event with several different lengths each participant can choose from.

     For more information about this weekends’ Rock ‘n’ Roll festivities, visit their website .