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Events

Rock ‘n’ Roll Raleigh Half Marathon presented by WRAL

PAST DATES AND TIMES

  • Sunday, April 8, 2018 7am-12pm

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This year  the start stays on Fayetteville Street but the finish moves to Lenoir between West and Dawson Streets. The race route moves off of Blount St to Person, and off of Peace Street to Morgan and Hillsborough.

Road closures for the race may impact your business, residence or place of worship.  Be aware and plan ahead for your travel on race day.

Visit the event community website to download detailed information about the route, road closures, access lanes, metering intersections and alternate routes and to view an interactive road closure map.  If you have questions or need help with alternate directions, you can fill out a contact form on the website.

http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/raleigh/road-closures


Associated Street Closures:

Saturday, April 7-Sunday, April 8, 2018--Advance Closures for Start/Finish Lines
Road Closed Side Closed  Closed From Closed To Time Closed Time  Open
Fayetteville St  whole road* Lenoir St Martin St  4/7, 8:00 AM 4/8, 10:00 AM
  *Access maintained for Marriott hotel. No through traffic.
Davie St  whole road Salisbury St Wilmington St 4/7, 8:00 AM 4/8, 10:00 AM
Lenoir St whole road* Dawson St McDowell St 4/7, 10:00 AM
4/8, 2:00 PM
Lenoir St whole road* West St Dawson St 4/7, 10:00 AM
4/8, 2:00 PM
  *Through traffic allowed on McDowell and Dawson all day Saturday.
Lenoir St whole road Salisbury St McDowell St 4/8, 3:00 AM 4/8, 1:00 PM
West St whole road Lenoir St South St 4/7, 8:00 AM
4/8, 2:00 PM
Saturday, April 7, 2018--Race Day 5k and 1 mile Closures
Road Closed Side Closed  Closed From Closed To Time Closed Time Open
Umstead Dr whole road Barbour Dr Lake Wheeler Rd 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Blair Dr whole road Centennial Pkwy Biggs Dr 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Blair Dr whole road Biggs Dr Umstead Dr 4/7, 5:00 AM 4/7, 12:00 PM
Barbour Dr whole road Bilyeu St Umstead Dr 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Barbour Dr whole road Umstead Dr Blair Dr 4/7, 5:00 AM 4/7, 12:00 PM
Biggs Dr whole road Blair Dr Goode St 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Biggs Dr whole road Whiteside Dr Palmer Dr 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Hunt Dr whole road Western Blvd Umstead Dr 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Boylan Ave whole road Western Blvd Umstead Dr 4/7, 7:00 AM 4/7, 10:30 AM
Sunday, April 8, 2018--Race Day Half Marathon Closures
Road Closed Side Closed  Closed From Closed To Time Closed Time Open
Fayetteville St whole road Martin St Hargett St 6:00 AM 8:00 AM
Hargett St whole road Fayettville St McDowell St 6:30 AM 8:30 AM
McDowell St whole road Hargett St Morgan St 6:30 AM 8:30 AM
McDowell St whole road Morgan St Jones St 6:30 AM 10:30 AM
Jones St whole road McDowell St Wilmington St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
Wilmington St whole road Jones St North St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
North St whole road Wilmington St Person St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
Person St whole road North St Martin Luther King Jr Blvd 6:30 AM 9:00 AM
     *Split intersection at Person and MLK so that Northbound traffic on Person can turn left onto MLK        
Martin Luther King Jr Blvd westbound ONLY Person St Chavis Way 6:30 AM 9:00 AM
Chavis Way whole road* Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Davie St 6:30 AM 9:15 AM
  *Access lane open to traffic from southern Noble Oak Way to MLK
Davie St  whole road Chavis Way Bloodworth St 6:30 AM 9:15 AM
Bloodworth St whole road* Davie St  Oakwood Ave 6:30 AM 9:30 AM
    *Northbound access lane from Martin to Hargett for residents of Lincoln Apartments.        
Oakwood Ave  whole road N Bloodworth St  Watauga St  6:30 AM 9:30 AM
Watauga St  whole road* Oakwood Ave  Brookside Dr  6:30 AM 9:30 AM
  *Southbound lane open to traffic from N Boundary to Polk.
Brookside Dr  whole road* Watauga St  Glascock St  6:30 AM 9:45 AM
     *Split intersection at Brookside and Glascock St so southbound Brookside can turn left onto Glascock.        
Glascock St  whole road Brookside Dr  Wake Forest Rd 6:30 AM 10:00 AM
Wake Forest Rd whole road* Glascock St  Delway St 6:30 AM 10:00 AM
  *Northbound lane open to traffic from Person to Sasser.        
Delway St whole road Wake Forest Rd Blount St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
Blount St whole road Delway North St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
North St whole road Blount St Wilmington St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
Wilmington St whole road North St Jones St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
Jones St whole road Wilmington St McDowell St 6:30 AM 10:15 AM
McDowell St whole road Jones St Morgan St 6:30 AM 10:30 AM
Morgan St whole road* McDowell St Hillsborough St (west) 6:30 AM 10:30 AM
  *Eastbound access lane open to counterflow traffic from Mayo to Snow.        
Hillsborough St whole road* Morgan St Pullen Rd 6:30 AM 10:45 AM
  *Eastbound access lane open between Cox and Ashe        
Hillsborough St whole road* Pullen Rd Pogue St 6:30 AM 11:15 AM
Pogue St whole road Hillsborough St Everett Ave 6:30 AM 11:00 AM
Everett Ave whole road Pogue St Gardner St 6:30 AM 11:00 AM
Gardner St whole road Everett Ave Hillsborough St (east) 6:30 AM 11:00 AM
Hillsborough St whole road Gardner St Pullen Rd 6:30 AM 11:15 AM
Pullen Road  whole road Hillsborough St  Western Blvd  6:30 AM 11:30 PM
Western Blvd eastbound ONLY* Pullen Rd Hunt Dr 6:30 AM 11:45 AM
  *Split intersection at Western Blvd & Hunt Dr to allow traffic to flow to/from Central Prison & Western Blvd
Hunt Dr whole road Western Blvd Umstead Dr 6:30 AM 11:45 AM
Umstead Dr whole road Hunt Dr Ruggles Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Ruggles Dr whole road Umstead Dr Biggs Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Biggs Dr whole road Ruggles Dr Whiteside Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Whiteside Dr whole road Biggs Dr Umstead Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Umstead Dr whole road Whiteside Dr Richardson Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Richardson Dr whole road Umstead Dr Tate Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Tate Dr whole road Richardson Dr Richardson Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Richardson Dr/Dwire Dr whole road Tate Dr Umstead Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Umstead Dr whole road Dwire Dr Middleton Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Middleton Dr whole road Umstead Dr Black Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Black Dr whole road Middleton Dr Palmer Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Palmer Dr whole road Black Dr Cranmer Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Cranmer Dr whole road Palmer Dr Umstead Dr 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Umstead Dr whole road Cranmer Dr Lake Wheeler Rd 6:30 AM 12:05 PM
Lake Wheeler Rd whole road Umstead Dr S Saunders St 6:30 AM 12:15 PM
S Saunders St whole road* Lake Wheeler Rd Lenoir St  6:30 AM 12:30 PM
  *Northbound lane open to traffic from Lake Wheeler Rd to W South St 
Lenoir St whole road S Saunders St West St 4/8, 3:00 AM 4/8, 1:00PM
West St whole road Cabarrus St Lenior St 4/8, 3:00 AM 4/8, 1:00PM
Dawson St whole road* Lane St South St 7:15 AM 10:30 AM
  *Southbound traffic detoured to Edenton St, except church bound will be allowed to Hillsborough St