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2019 Houston Marathon Weekend Road Closures
News Release
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Traffic Information

From January 19-20, 2019, the City of Houston will welcome runners, visitors and spectators from across the globe to the Chevron Houston Marathon, Aramco Houston Half-Marathon and We Are Houston 5K. As thousands of runners prepare to participate in this year’s events, residents should be prepared ahead of time, to ensure they enjoy their time.

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THUR-SUN | Finish Line

Expect areas around the George R. Brown Convention Center and Discovery Green Park to close for the installation of the Finish Line and related fencing. Closures will include Lamar Street in front of the Hilton Americas and Avenida de las Americas south of Discovery Green Parking Garage.

Click here for more information on Finish Line closures: 

FRI-SUN | Start Line

Expect additional areas around the Start Line to be intermittently or permanently closed until Sunday afternoon.

Click here for more information on Start Line closures:

SAT | We Are Houston 5K

The We Are Houston 5K will take place beginning at 8 a.m. and will result in street closures between downtown and Midtown from 7 – 9:30 a.m.

Click here for a map of the We Are Houston 5K:

SUN | Marathon

Expect streets along the Marathon and Half Marathon course to be closed and reopened as the race progresses.

Click here for a map of the Marathon and Half Marathon course:  

View a full list of street closures here:

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