Friday, March 15, 2013

Rock n Roll Marathon this weekend: street closings in the neighborhood

More runners on Harvard

The Rock n Roll Marathon (and half-marathon) is happening this weekend and it passes through our neighborhood. The event, where bands play along the race course, is pretty fun to see.

Last time around a friend was in it, so I watched a bit and was amazed by the huge mass of people running down Harvard Street -- pretty impressive. About the closest I've ever come is a 1/26 marathon at a very slow pace. I wrote about it too, definitely worth checking out.

But anyway, there are going to be a number of road closures in our area. The full list is here, but here are the ones that will most affect us, and when: Columbia Rd NW from Adams Mill to Harvard from 7-11 AM and Harvard St NW from Columbia to 5th from 7-11:30 AM (plus some around Howard.)

They also made this handy map of the closings:

View 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon in a larger map

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