Street closures include the following:
All lanes closed on Young Street between Akard and Browder Streets and between St. Paul Street and Park Ave from 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24 until 5 p.m. Thursday, November 25.
Full closure of Young Street between Griffin Street and Harwood Street on Thursday, November 25, between 4 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Streets along the route will close approx. 15 minutes before the first runner and will reopen as the last runner passes through. PLEASE NOTE, NEW IN 2021: The official race start time is at 8:30 a.m.
The 8-mile course travels east on Young Street, east on Canton Street, left on Hall Street, left on Main Street, left on Houston Street, right on Reunion Boulevard W, left on Hotel Street, right on Reunion Boulevard E (against eastbound traffic) left on Sports Street (against northbound traffic), left on North Drive, left on Hotel Street, right on Reunion Boulevard E, right on Houston Street, continues to Marsalis, makes a right on Colorado, left on Blaylock, right on E. 5th Street, right on Beckley Avenue, right on Zang Boulevard, continues to the Jefferson St. Viaduct, onto Market Street, makes a right on Young Street, right on Marilla Street returning to City Hall Plaza.
The 5K run/walk travels east on Young Street, east on Canton Street, left on Hall Street, left on Main Street, left on Market Street, left on Wood Street, continues to Young Street (against traffic), and finishes east of Griffin Street on Young Street in front of the Aloft Hotel.