What you need to know: SD Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

Posted at 6:29 PM, Jun 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-03 19:29:11-04

Remember to tune in to 10News Sunday Morning from 5 to 7 a.m. and then again from 8 to 9 a.m. for full coverage of the marathon.

The 2016 Suja Rock 'n' Roll San Diego marathon expo, half marathon, 2-person relay and 5K will take place Friday, June 3 - Sunday, June 5 on 6th Avenue & Quince Street.

More than 30,000 runners and walkers will take part in the races, along with tens of thousands of spectators.

The 5K takes place on Saturday, June 4, starting at 7 a.m. The 2-person relay, half marathon and marathon will all be on Sunday, June 5, starting at 6:15 a.m.


For more information on road closures, click here.


San Diego Airport:

From I-5 South

  • Take San Diego Airport / Sassafras Street exit. This puts you onto Kettner Boulevard.
  • Take Kettner to the traffic light at Sassafras Street and turn right.
  • Proceed down the hill to the traffic light at Pacific Highway and turn left.
  • Take Pacific Highway about 1/2 mile to Laurel Street and turn right.
  • Take Laurel Street to the next light, N. Harbor Drive, and turn right.

From I-5 North

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

Naval Hospital:

From Southbound SR 163

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

Zoo/Balboa Park Institutions/Morley Field Facilities :

From Southbound SR 163

  • Take Park Blvd exit.
  • Turn left onto Park Blvd (northbound).
  • Turn left on Presidents Way to access Balboa Park Museums.
  • Continue on Park Blvd and turn left on Zoo Place to reach the San Diego Zoo.