August 26, 2016
With the Philly 10K set to be held Sunday, the Philadelphia police have announced the streets that will be closed to traffic throughout the course of the event.
The race will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Eighth and South Streets and winds through South Philadelphia and parts of Center City east of Broad Street. A map showing the 6.2-mile long course that begins at Eighth and South streets and ends near Fifth and South at is available here.
In order to accommodate the race, the following Philadelphia streets will be closed at the times listed below Sunday morning:
|Time of street closure||Streets affected|
|From 7-8:15 a.m.:||Sixth Street from Lombard Street to Snyder Avenue|
|From 7-9 a.m.:||Snyder Avenue between Fourth South Broad streets|
|From 7-10 a.m.:||13th Street between Snyder Avenue and Moore Street|
|13th Street between Christian and Market streets|
|Passyunk Avenue between Sixth and 13th streets|
|Christian Street between Sixth and 13th streets|
|12th Street between Market and Pine streets |
|Pine Street between Broad and Fifth Street|
|Seventh Street between Sansom and Pine streets|
|Walnut Street between Fifth and Seventh street|
There will be a post-race street festival until 11 a.m. During the festival, all roadways within the area surrounded by South and Bainbridge streets to the north and south, and Fourth and Fifth streets to the east and west will be closed to traffic.
The festival area streets will be closed to traffic from 4:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.
For additional information, visit: thephilly10k.com.