Getting to the Expo
Raleigh Convention Center – 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
Limited parking is available near the convention center. Please refer to the City of Raleigh’s website to find garage addresses and fees.
The convention center is a short walk (5-15min) from most of the downtown hotels
Please Note- You MUST pick up YOUR OWN bib number at the Expo prior to the race!
Race Day Parking & Transportation
Sunday Parking and Transportation
Due to Road Closures and heavy race morning traffic, cars must be parked by 5:30 a.m. Make sure you plan ahead and leave early!
Please click here for more information about parking options and directions to help you avoid road closures.
Walk from downtown hotels
Both the start line on Fayetteville Street and the finish festival at Red Hat Amphitheater are easily walkable from most downtown hotels. See the start and finish maps on the Race Weekend Information Center (coming soon!) to plan your route.
Saturday Parking and transportation
There is no parking available at Dorothea Dix Park, however there will be a continuous, free shuttle service from downtown Raleigh to Dorothea Dix Park from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. We encourage runners to park downtown and walk or shuttle over to the start line. Please click here for more details.
Getting Around the City
Race day road closures may impact your travel to and from the event. Be aware and plan ahead by studying our road closure list and alternate access information here. You can also download the free Waze app on your smart point for point to point directions around road closures on race day.