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12
BMW Dallas Marathon
By Marcus Grunewald

 

The final day of the three-day BMW Dallas BMW Dallas Marathon Event includes a Marathon (26.2 miles), Half-marathon, Ultra-marathon (50K) and a Marathon relay.  These races take place in downtown Dallas and the surrounding areas. The start/finish line and post-race festivities will be on City Hall Plaza/Marilla Street. Food, beverage (alcoholic) and merchandise will be sold. Setup is detailed on the Friday night event permit. Teardown will be complete by 12 p.m. on Dec. 13. Street closure apparatus will be removed by 8 p.m. Dec. 12.  Dec. 12. The route includes rolling closures; streets will close 15 minutes ahead of participants and reopen as the last participant passes through. Please note, due to the distance and length of the races, streets towards the second half of the route may be closed for most of the day.

The runners will be released in waves beginning at 8:25 a.m. through 9:15 a.m.

The Marathon will start at Marilla Street and Akard Street, proceed west on Marilla Street, left on Young Street, right on Market Street, left on Main Street, straight onto Commerce Street, right on SB I-35 Access Road, right on Continental Avenue, straight onto Lamar Street, left onto Houston Street, right on Olive Street, left on Cedar Springs Road, straight onto Turtle Creek Boulevard. Enter Highland Park/Exit Dallas, straight onto Lakeside Boulevard, right on Armstrong Avenue, left on Highland Drive, right on Drexel Drive, right on Beverly Drive, left on Sewanee Avenue, right on Cornell Avenue, right on Airline Road, straight onto Central Expressway SB Access Road, Exit Highland Park / Enter Dallas, left on McCommas Boulevard, left on I-75 Access Road, right on Longview Street, Relay runners go left on I-75 Access Road, right on Martel Avenue, right on McMillian Avenue to rejoin course , right on Greenville Avenue, left on Richmond Avenue, continue on Richmond Avenue thru Skillman Street, left on Alderson Street, right on Belmont Avenue, straight onto Lakewood Boulevard, right on Tokalon Drive, right on Winstead Drive, left on White Rock Road, left on W Lawther Drive, Continue N along W side of White Rock Lake on W Lawther Drive, right onto Mockingbird Lane, right on Scout Hill Drive, left on E Lawther Drive, continue south along E side of White Rock Lake on E Lawther Drive, straight onto White Rock Lake Trail, right into Bath House Parking Lot (Cut Straight Thru Along Building To Trail), left in the southwest central parking lot boulevard towards White Rock Lake Trail right on White Rock Lake Trail, straight on White Rock Lake Trail along Garland Road, Exit White Rock Lake Trail, right on Winsted Drive, ULTRA runners go right on White Rock Lake Trail, left on Sante Fe Trail, U-Turn 900 feet Southwest of Brookside Dr., follow the Sante Fe Trail back to White Rock Lake Trail, right on White Rock Lake Trail, right on Winsted Drive to re-join Marathon Course, left on Tokalon Drive, left on Lakewood Boulevard, straight onto Belmont Avenue, left on Alderson Street, right on Richmond Avenue, left on Skillman Street, right on Swiss Avenue, left on Fitzhugh Avenue, right on Gaston Avenue, left on Haskell Avenue, right on Elm Street, left on Exposition Avenue, right on Main Street, left on Good Latimer Expressway, right on Canton Street, straight onto Young Street, left on Ervay Street, right on Marilla Street to the finish line before Akard Street.

The Half Marathon will start at Marilla Street and Akard Street, proceed west on Marilla Street, left on Young Street, right on Market Street, left on Main Street, straight onto Commerce Street, right SB I-35 Access Road, right on Continental Avenue, straight onto Lamar Street, left onto Houston Street, right on Olive Street, left on Cedar Springs Road, straight onto Turtle Creek Boulevard. Enter Highland Park/Exit Dallas, straight onto Lakeside Boulevard, right on Armstrong Avenue, left on Highland Drive, right on Drexel Drive, right on Beverly Drive, left on Sewanee Avenue, right on Cornell Avenue, right on Airline Road, straight onto Central Expressway SB Access Road, Exit Highland Park/Enter Dallas, left on McCommas Boulevard, left on I-75 Access Road, right on Longview Street, right on Greenville Avenue, left on Richmond Avenue, E on Richmond Avenue to Skillman Street,  right on Skillman Street, right on Swiss Avenue, left on Fitzhugh Avenue, right on Gaston Avenue, left on Haskell Avenue, right on Elm Street, left on 2nd, right on Main Street, left on Good Latimer Expressway, right on Canton Street, straight onto Young Street, left on Ervay Street, right on Marilla Street to the finish line before Akard Street.

 

 

- APPROVED STREET CLOSURES -

- STREET CLOSURE DETAIL RELATED TO EVENT STAGING AND SETUP–

Closed Road

From

To

Start Date

Start Time

End Date

End Time

 

Marilla St.

Young St.

Ervay St.

12/8

10 a.m.

12/13

6 a.m.

 

Browder St.

Young St.

Horseshoe Lot

12/8

10 a.m.

12/13

6 a.m.

 

*streets close from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on 12/9 and again on 12/10

 

*Ervay St.

Wood St.

Canton St.

12/9

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

12/10

 

*Marilla St.

Ervay St.

Evergreen St.

12/9

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

12/10

 

*Akard St. SB

Wood St.

Marilla St.

12/9

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

12/10

 

*Young St.

Field St.

Evergreen St.

12/9

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

12/10

 

*Field St.

DFCU Dock

Young St.

12/9

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

12/10

 

*Akard St. NB

Canton St.

Marilla St

12/9

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

12/10

 

 

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