When to Visit

Dance Marathon 2019 will be taking place on April 5 & 6 at the Rutgers Athletic Center (RAC) on Livingston Campus. There will be two Dancer sessions:

  • Friday Dancer Session on Friday, April 5, 6:00 PM – Saturday, April 7, 6:00 AM
  • Saturday Dancer Session on Saturday, April 6 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM.

Visitor times include:

  • Friday, April 5 from 5:30 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Saturday, April 6 from 8:30 AM – 10:00 PM.

To see the total fundraising reveal, it is recommended that you arrive by Saturday, April 6 at 5:00 PM before the closing ceremonies begin. Remember, donations made before 5:00 PM on Saturday, April 6 will be counted toward the total.

Where to Park


Before 5PM on Friday, April 5: Visitors must register their vehicle using this link.

This link is for visitors only. Rutgers students, faculty and staff who use this link will receive a citation.

After 5PM on Friday, April 5 through Saturday, April 6: Visitors may park in the green or yellow lots at the RAC and registration of their vehicle is not necessary.

To view a map of the Green and Yellow Lots, click here.

Guest parking is free and available in the Yellow Lot, and Green Lot next to the RAC.



Current Rutgers students with a valid parking permit may park in the yellow lot (not the green lot) at the RAC from Thursday, April 4 through Saturday, April 6. Current Rutgers students without a valid parking permit are not allowed to park at the RAC and will receive a citation.

Directions to the Rutgers Athletic Center

The address for the RAC is 83 Rockafeller Road, Piscataway Township, NJ 08854.

Guest Check-In

Upon arrival, guests will be led to one of two information desks where they will be able to check-in. Guests will receive a visitor lanyard which should be returned at the information desk at check-out.

Places to Eat

There are plenty of places to eat on campus near the RAC. Restaurants include Henry’s Diner, Hoja Asian Fusion, Qdoba, Starbucks, and 16Handles. The Livingston Student Center has a Dunkin Donuts open on Friday and a Sbarro’s and Cafe open on both Friday and Saturday.

To arrange a tour or if you have any questions about visiting, please email family.relations@marathon.rutgers.edu.