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The 20th Annual Flying Pig Marathon takes off this Sunday, May 6. But race events building up to the big marathon start as early as Friday. If you plan on heading Downtown for some weekend fun, plan ahead and take note of the following closures.
While spectators are encouraged to watch the race and cheer on participants, motorists are urged to plan ahead and avoid streets along the race route.The full marathon begins at 6:30 a.m. Sunday near the intersection of Elm Street and West Freedom Way, but events kick off Friday night.
Race participants desiring nearby parking are advised to arrive before the streets close to ensure there is plenty of time to park and to get to the starting line of the race. The course will be opened to traffic as the race proceeds and the runners are clear.
The race course travels through various parts of Cincinnati, Mariemont, Fairfax and Northern Kentucky. Traffic may be permitted in the opposite direction of the course when separated by cones. Crossing the course will be permitted with the assistance of a police officer or a race volunteer.