City of Long Beach
Public Information Office
411 W. Ocean Blvd,
Long Beach, CA 90802
Long Beach, CA - The Long Beach Marathon is returning for its 37th running on Sunday, October 10, and people traveling through Long Beach should plan ahead to avoid street closures and map out access routes.
Most road closures and detours will be in place at various times on a rolling basis between 5 a.m. and 2 p.m., unless otherwise noted. The closures generally include both sides of the street, unless otherwise noted.
Streets affected include the following:
All roads are expected to be fully reopened by 2 p.m.
Streets along the race course will be marked with “no parking” signs, and vehicles in violation of the posted signs will be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense to the tow yard at 3111 E. Willow St.
Details about entering and exiting the affected neighborhoods of Belmont Shore, the Peninsula, Naples, Belmont Heights, Bluff Park, Bluff Heights, Alamitos Beach, Park Estates and Los Altos can be found here.
Free parking Saturday night through Sunday will be available for Belmont Shore, Peninsula and Naples residents in the beach lots along Ocean Boulevard, with exiting possible on Sunday during the marathon from Granada Avenue by police escort.
Boat owners who park at Marina Green on Saturday will still have access to that lot via Shoreline Village Drive. On Sunday, boat owners can park at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center via Pine Avenue.
A route map for events related to the Long Beach Marathon can be found here.
For more details about the marathon, go to https://www.runlongbeach.com/community-relations/.