The Novant Health Thunder Road Marathon unites the excitement of road racing, music, family-friendly entertainment. With a race for every age group and ability, Thunder Road is the one event you won’t want to miss! The Novant Health Thunder Road Marathon also features a Half Marathon and 5K. All courses are certified. November 14 starting at 7:30 a.m. Many road closures are listed in and around Uptown Charlotte. Check the website for specifics.