BMW Dallas Marathon

When:
December 9, 2018 @ 7:30 am – 3:00 pm
2018-12-09T07:30:00+00:00
2018-12-09T15:00:00+00:00
Where:
City Hall Plaza
Dallas City Hall
1500 Marilla St, Dallas, TX 75201
USA
Contact:
Marcus Grunewald
214-800-2087

The BMW Dallas Marathon race, (26.2 miles) is an annual event that takes place downtown Dallas and surrounding areas. The start and finish will be on City Hall Plaza; set-up will begin at 8 a.m. Dec. 1 and teardown will be completed by 6 a.m. Dec. 10. The event will require the following closures around City Hall:

Marilla Street between Young Street and Akard Street beginging at 7 am Dec. 5 to 10 p.m. Dec. 9;

Young Street between Field Street and St. Paul Street will close from 9 am. through 4 p.m. Dec. 7 and again at 7 p.m. through 10 p.m. Dec. 9

Ervay Street between Young St. and Subway lot (north entrance) will close from 9 am. through 4 p.m. Dec. 6 & 7 and again at 7p.m. through 10 p.m. Dec. 9

SB Akard Street between Young St. and Canton St. will close between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 7 and again at 7 p.m. through 10 p.m. Dec. 9;

NB Akard St. between Wood Street and Canton St. will be closed between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 7 and again at 7 p.m. through 10 p.m. Dec. 9;

Ervay St. between Canton Street and Young St. will close between 9 am. through 4 p.m., and from 7 p.m. through 10p.m. Dec. 6 again on Dec. 7 and will remain closed after 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. Dec. 9;

Browder Street between Young St. and north side of Horseshoe lot 9 a.m. Dec. 5 through 10 p.m. Dec. 9;

Marilla St. between Ervay St and west side of public parking entrance from 9 a.m. Dec. 6 through 10 p.m. Dec. 9;

Field Street south side of Dallas Federal Credit Union dock entrance to Young St. from 9 a.m. pm Dec. 7 through 8 p.m. Dec. 9;

Griffin Street between Ceremonial Drive to Young St. from 3 p.m. Dec. 8 through 9 p.m. Dec. 9;

Ceremonial Dr. (east side) in front of the DCC Hall A/B doors from 7 p.m. Dec. 8 through 10 p.m. Dec. 9. (Pedestrian and DCC doorway access will not be affected at any point of the weekend)

City Hall Horseshoe will be closed from 7 p.m. Dec. 7 through 6 a.m. Dec. 10. Young St.

City Hall Garage entry/exit on Young Street will be closed from 9 a.m. Dec. 6 through 10 p.m. Dec. 9 (City Hall garage access via Akard Street/Canton Street will be open for employees).

North Pioneer parking lot at Young St. will close at 4:30 a.m. on Dec. 3 through 6 a.m. Dec. 10 and South Pioneer parking lot on Griffin Street will close at 4:30 a.m. Dec. 6 through 6 a.m. Dec. 10, 2018 for equipment and medical staging.

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

The Marathon will start at Marilla St. and Akard St., heading west on Marilla St, West/Left on Young St.,  North / Right on Market St., West / Left on Main St., West / Straight onto Commerce St., North / Right on Riverfront Blvd., East / Right on Continental Ave., East / Straight onto Lamar St., North / Left onto Houston St., East / Right on Olive St., North / Left on Cedar Springs Rd., North / Straight onto Turtle Creek Blvd. Enter Highland Park / Exit Dallas, North / Straight onto Lakeside Blvd., East / Right on Armstrong Ave., North / Left on Highland Dr.,Northeast / Right on Drexel Dr., East / Right on Beverly Dr., North / Left on Sewanee Ave., East / Right on Cornell Ave., South / Right on Airline Rd., South / Straight onto Central Expressway SB Access Road., Exit Highland Park / Enter Dallas, East / Left on McCommas Blvd., Relay runners go North/Left on Glencoe St., East/Right on Martel Ave., exchange adjacent to Glencoe Park, South/Right on McMillian Ave. to rejoin course at McCommas Blvd., East on McCommas Blvd. to Greenville Ave., South / Right on Greenville Ave., East / Left on Richmond Ave., E on Richmond Ave thru Skillman St., North / Left on Alderson St., East / Right on Belmont Ave., East / Straight onto Lakewood Blvd., Southeast / Right on Tokalon Dr., Southeast / Right on Winstead Dr., Northeast / Left on White Rock Rd., North / Left on W Lawther Dr., Continue N along W side of White Rock Lake on W Lawther Dr., Just past Williamson The ULTRA turns off W Lawther, south / right into TP Hill driveway (not small parking lot) The ULTRA then turns south / right onto White Rock Cree Trail, over the pedestrian bridge and continues south on the path towards the spillway The ULTRA continues south on the Santa Fe Trail The ULTRA turns around on the trail, just past Santa Monica Dr., and returns to W Lawther along the same path The ULTRA turns east / right onto W Lawther and merges back onto the Marathon route, Right onto Mockingbird Ln., South / Right on Scout Hill Dr., South / Left on E Lawther Dr., Continue South along E side of White Rock Lake on E Lawther Dr., South / Straight onto White Rock Lake Trail., Southwest / Straight on White Rock Lake Trail along Garland Rd., Exit White Rock Lake Trail, North / Right on Winsted Dr., Southwest/Left on Tokalon Dr., West / Left on Lakewood Blvd., West / Straight onto Belmont Ave., South / Left on Alderson St., West / Right on Richmond Ave., South / Left on Skillman St., Southwest / Right on Swiss Ave., South / Left on Fitzhugh Ave., Southwest / Right on Gaston Ave., Southeast / Left on Haskell Ave., Southwest / Right on Elm St., South / Left on Exposition Ave., West / Right on Main St., South / Left on Good Latimer Expy., West / Right on Canton St., West / Straight onto Young St., South/Left on Ervay St., West/right on Marilla St. to finish line before Akard St.

The Half Marathon will start at  Marilla St. and Akard St., heading west on Marilla St, West/Left on Young St., North / Right on Market St., West / Left on Main St., West / Straight onto Commerce St., North / Right on Riverfront Blvd., East / Right on Continental Ave., East / Straight onto Lamar St., North / Left onto Houston St., East / Right on Olive St., North / Left on Cedar Springs Rd., North / Straight onto Turtle Creek Blvd. Enter Highland Park / Exit Dallas, North / Straight onto Lakeside Blvd., East / Right on Armstrong Ave., North / Left on Highland Dr. Northeast / Right on Drexel Dr., East / Right on Beverly Dr., North / Left on Sewanee Ave., East / Right on Cornell Ave., South / Right on Airline Rd., South / Straight onto Central Expressway SB Access Road., Exit Highland Park / Enter Dallas, East / Left on McCommas Blvd., East on McCommas Blvd. to Greenville Ave., South / Right on Greenville Ave., East / Left on Richmond Ave. E on Richmond Ave to Skillman St.,  Right on Skillman St., Southwest / Right on Swiss Ave., South / Left on Fitzhugh Ave., Southwest / Right on Gaston Ave., Southeast / Left on Haskell Ave., Southwest / Right on Elm St., South / Left on 2nd, West / Right on Main St., South / Left on Good Latimer Expy., West / Right on Canton St., West / Straight onto Young St., Finish at Young St / Akard.

Post- race events will be at City Hall Plaza. Set-up will begin at 4 a.m. Dec. 5 and teardown will be completed by 6 a.m., Dec. 10, 2018.  City Hall Garage via Akard Street will be open for VIP, volunteer and Board Member parking from 6 a.m. through 12 p.m. Dec. 8 and 6 a.m. through 4 p.m. Dec. 9. City Hall Horseshoe parking will be closed from 6 p.m. Dec. 7 through 10 p.m. Dec. 9. Approximately twenty-one tents ranging in size of 10’x10’ up to 40’x80’ will be erected at City Hall Plaza for sponsors, charity and/or vendors. A Jumbotron will be place on Akard St. Ten stages will be erected along the route and a portable 9’x24’x36” flatbed stage at the start/finish line.

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