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ROCK 'N' ROLL

SAN DIEGO ROAD CLOSURE

October 23-24, 2021


Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Road Closures 

The Heineken 0.0 Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon and  Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, October 24th, 2021. There will also be a 5k on in Balboa Park on Saturday, October 23rd, 2021. Course and road closure information will be posted as it becomes available, please continue to check back. For questions, alternate directions or concerns please email: community.cgi@ironman.com.

Community Information

Download a map and details about road closures and community access specific to your neighborhood!

Road Closure Information

Most road closures and detours on Sunday will be in effect between the hours of 5:30am and 3:30pm. At 5:30am, Police and event personnel will implement a soft closure along the entire race route. The marathon and half marathon both begin at 6:45am. Streets will reopen on a rolling basis as soon as the last participant has passed and all course support materials have been removed. Please review the road closure grid and course map for more information. Resident and businesses located near the race course are urged to plan ahead and be aware of road closure schedules and alternate access routes. 

Freeways & Ramp Closure Information

On Sunday, freeway and ramp closures associated with the course may impact your travel. Please note, southbound SR-163 will remain OPEN to I-5. Freeway/ramp closures and times are subject to change. Please review our freeway and ramp closure grid for more information. 

Waze

 

 

Use the free Waze App on your smart phone to help avoid race day road closures. 

 

 

Interactive Course and Ramp Closure Map

Alternate Access Routes

San Diego Airport

From I-5 South

  • Take San Diego Airport/Sassafras Street exit. This puts you onto Kettner Blvd. 
  • Take Kettner to the traffic light at Pacific Highway and turn left
  •  Take Pacific Highway about 1/2 mile to Laurel St and turn right
  • Take Laurel St to the next light at N Harbor Dr and turn right

From I-5 North

  • Take San Diego Airport/Hawthorn St exit (signs will direct you onto westbound Hawthorn St)
  • Proceed to N Harbor Dr and turn right

 

Naval Hospital

From Southbound SR 163

  • Take Park Blvd exit
  • Turn left onto Park Blvd (northbound)
  • Turn right onto Zoo Place
  • Turn right onto Florida Dr
  • Entrance to the Naval Hospital is located at Bob Wilson Dr

Zoo / Balboa Park Institutions

  • San Diego Zoo Access
  • Balboa Park Access 

 

 

Petco Park

Hillcrest Farmer's Market

From SR-163 South

  • Exit to eastbound Washington St
  • Turn right onto Washington St
  • Turn right onto Lincoln Ave
  • Turn right onto Normal St.

From I-8 East/West

  • Exit towards Texas St. (must use Texas St from I-8E)
  • Turn right on El Cajon Blvd.
  • Turn left on Washington St and stay left to enter Normal St.

Public Transportation Information

CAT Detour Information

MTS Bus & Trolley Detours

on Sunday, October 24, several MTS bus routes will be on detour. Please find detour information and plan your transit trip for that day. In advance, by visiting sdmts.com or to speak to a customer service representative, please call 511 or 619-557-4555.

No Parking

Streets along the race route

Contact Us

If you have questions, comments or concerns please email us at community.cgi@ironman.com