TRAFFIC ADVISORY – BMW Dallas Marathon Weekend

TRAFFIC ADVISORY – BMW Dallas Marathon Weekend

Please be advised, the BMW Dallas Marathon weekend is scheduled to occur on Dec. 8, 9, and 10 in Dallas. Traffic will be impacted around the Central Business District and throughout the city through Sunday, Dec. 10 at 3 p.m. Please see the timeline of street closures below.


Weeks of Dec. 6 12, 2023
Closed RoadFromToStart DateStart TimeEnd DateEnd Time
Marilla St.Young St.Ervay St.12/610 a.m.12/126 a.m.
Browder St.Young St.Horseshoe Lot12/610 a.m.12/126 a.m.
Akard St. – NB LaneCanton St.Marilla St.12/7 & 12/89 a.m.12/93:30 p.m.
Akard St. – 1 NB LaneMarilla St.Young St.12/7 & 12/83:30 p.m.12/126 a.m.
City Hall HorseshoeAkard St. EntranceBrowder St. Exit12/85 p.m.12/106 p.m.
City Hall GarageYoung St. Entrance Closed12/86:45 p.m.12/116 a.m.
Field St.DFCU DockYoung St.12/7 & 12/89 a.m.12/93:30 p.m.
Young St.Field St.Evergreen St.12/7 & 12/89 a.m.12/93:30 p.m.
Ervay St.Wood St.Canton St.12/7 & 12/89 a.m.12/93:30 p.m.
Akard St.- SBWood St.Marilla St.12/7 & 12/89 a.m.12/93:30 p.m.
Marilla St.Ervay St.Evergreen St.12/7 & 12/89 a.m.12/93:30 p.m.


Friday, December 8, 2023
Closed RoadFromToStart DateStart TimeEnd DateEnd Time
City Hall HorseshoeAkard St. NBBrowder St.12/85 p.m.12/106 p.m.
Field St.DFCU DockYoung St.12/86:45 p.m.12/116 a.m.
Young St.Field St.Evergreen St.12/86:45 p.m.12/116 a.m.
Ervay St.Wood St.Canton St.12/86:45 p.m.12/116 a.m.
Akard St.Wood St.Canton St.12/86:45 p.m.12/116 a.m.
Marilla St.Ervay St.Evergreen St.12/86:45 p.m.12/116 a.m.
Saturday, December 9, 2023
Street ClosedLanesFromToStart TimeEnd Time
Young St.All lanesMarilla St.Market St.8:30 a.m.10 a.m.
Market St.All lanesYoung St.Main St.8:30 a.m.10 a.m.
Main St.All lanesMarket St.Commerce St.8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Commerce St.Median LaneMain St.Riverfront Blvd.8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Riverfront Blvd.Median LaneCommerce St.Continental Ave.8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Continental Ave.EastboundRiverfront Blvd.Ron Kirk Bridge8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Continental Ave.WestboundRon Kirk BridgeRiverfront Blvd.8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Riverfront Blvd.Curb LaneContinental Ave.Commerce St.8:45 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Commerce St.Median LaneRiverfront Blvd.Main St.8:45 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Main St.Curb LaneCommerce St.Walton St.8:45 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Walton St.All lanesMain St.Commerce St.8:45 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Commerce St.All lanesWalton St.Good Latimer Expy.8:45 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Good Latimer Expy.All lanesCommerce St.Canton St.8:45 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Continued for Saturday, December 9, 2023
Street ClosedLanesFromToStart TimeEnd Time
Canton St.All lanesGood Latimer Exp.Young St.8:45 a.m.11 a.m.
Young St.All lanesCanton St.Ervay St.8:45 a.m.11 a.m.
Lamar St.All lanesWood St.Main St.8:45 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Cesar Chavez Blvd.All lanesMain St.Canton St.9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Sunday, December 10, 2023 – BMW Dallas Marathon
Street ClosedLanesFromToStart TimeEnd Time
Marilla St.All lanesCity HallYoung St.8 a.m.9:45 a.m.
Young St.All lanesMarilla St.Wood St.8:02 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Wood St.All lanesYoung St.S. Houston St.8:03 a.m.9:53 a.m.
S. Houston St.All lanesWood St.Commerce St.8:03 a.m.9:55 a.m.
Commerce St.All lanesS. Houston St.N. Riverfront Blvd.8:05 a.m.9:59 a.m.
N. Riverfront Blvd.All lanesCommerce St.Continental Ave.8:08 a.m.10:07 a.m.
Continental Ave.All lanesN. Riverfront Blvd.N. Houston St.8:11 a.m.10:14 a.m.
N. Houston St.All lanesContinental Ave.Nowitzki Way8:12 a.m.10:18 a.m.
Nowitzki WayAll lanesN. Houston St.Olive St.8:13 a.m.10:21 a.m.
Olive St.All lanesNowitzki WayHarry Hines Blvd.8:14 a.m.10:23 a.m.
Harry Hines Blvd.All lanesOlive St.N. Harwood St.8:14 a.m.10:23 a.m.
N. Harwood St.All lanesHarry Hines Blvd.Cedar Springs Rd.8:14 a.m.10:24 a.m.
Cedar Springs Rd.NorthboundN. Harwood St.Turtle Creek Blvd.8:18 a.m.10:33 a.m.
Turtle Creek Blvd.NorthboundCedar Springs Rd.Lakeside Dr.8:25 a.m.10:54 a.m.
Lakeside Dr.NorthboundTurtle Creek Blvd.Armstrong Ave.8:26 a.m.10:57 a.m.
Armstrong Ave.All lanesArmstrong Ave. RampCowper Ave.8:28 a.m.11:01 a.m.
Cowper Ave.All lanesArmstrong Ave.Harvard Ave.8:31 a.m.11:09 a.m.
Harvard Ave.All lanesCowper Ave.Tracy St.8:31 a.m.11:13 a.m.
Tracy St.All lanesHarvard Ave.Webb Ave.8:34 a.m.11:16 a.m.
Webb Ave.All lanesTracy St.N. Central Expy. Access8:34 a.m.11:17 a.m.
N. Central Expy. AccessAll lanesWebb Ave.Monticello Ave.8:35 a.m.11:19 a.m.
Monticello Ave.All lanesCole Ave.Greenville Ave.8:38 a.m.11:28 a.m.
Greenville Ave.All lanesMonticello Ave.Richmond Ave.8:43 a.m.11:33 a.m.
Richmond Ave.All lanesGreenville Ave.Gaston Ave.8:49 a.m.11:57 a.m.
Gaston Ave.WestboundRichmond Ave.White Rock Rd.8:53 a.m.12:08 p.m.
White Rock Rd.All lanesGaston Ave.W. Lawther Dr.8:56 a.m.12:15 p.m.
W. Lawther Dr.All lanesWhite Rock Rd.Branchfield Dr.9:03 a.m.12:36 p.m.
Branchfield Dr.All lanesW. Lawther Dr.Fisher Rd.9:04 a.m.12:39 p.m.
Fisher Rd.All lanesBranchfield Dr.Dalgreen Dr.9:05 a.m.12:40 p.m.
Dalgreen Dr.All lanesFisher Rd.W. Lawther Dr.9:07 a.m.12:44 p.m.
W. Lawther Dr.All lanesDalgreen Dr.White Rock Lake Trail9:10 a.m.12:55 p.m.
White Rock Lake TrailAll lanesW. Lawther Dr.E. Lawther Dr.9:14 a.m.1:04 p.m.
E. Lawther Dr.All lanesWhite Rock Lake TrailWinstead Dr.9:19 a.m.1:18 p.m.
Winstead Dr.All lanesWhite Rock Creek TrailWhite Rock Rd.9:44 a.m.2:25 p.m.
White Rock Rd.All lanesWinstead Dr.Gaston Ave.9:46 a.m.2:29 p.m.
Gaston Ave.WestboundWhite Rock Rd.Richmond Ave.9:50 a.m.2:40 p.m.
Richmond Ave.All lanesGaston Ave.Greenville Ave.9:55 a.m.2:54 p.m.
Greenville Ave.All lanesRichmond Ave.Ross Ave.8:45 a.m.2:59 p.m.
Ross Ave.WestboundGreenville Ave.Routh St.8:56 a.m.3:28 p.m.
Routh St.NorthboundRoss Ave.Woodall Rogers Fwy. Access Rd.8:57 a.m.3:31 p.m.
Continued for Sunday, December 10, 2023
Street ClosedLanesFromToStart TimeEnd Time
Woodall Rogers Fwy. Access Rd.All lanesRouth St.Lamar Blvd.8:56 a.m.3:28 p.m.
Lamar Blvd.All lanesWoodall Rogers Fwy. Access Rd.Continental Ave.9:02 a.m.3:44 p.m.
Continental Ave.All lanes# Woodall Rogers Fwy. Access Rd.N. Stemmons Fwy. Access Rd.9:03 a.m.3:49 p.m.
N. Stemmons Fwy. Access Rd.All lanesContinental Ave.Commerce St.9:06 a.m.3:56 p.m.
Commerce St.All lanesN. Stemmons Fwy. Access Rd.S. Ervay St.9:10 a.m.4:08 p.m.
S. Ervay St.All lanesCommerce St.Marilla St.9:12 a.m.4:11 p.m.

Parking Restrictions will include hooded meters and No Parking Zones along the route.

DART Information:

DART is available for runners and spectators at the start and finish line throughout the BMW Dallas Marathon

  • From the north/northeast use the Red Line
  • From the north use the Green Line
  • From Irving use the Orange Line
  • From the south use the Red, Blue, or Green Lines

DART Stations close to event venues:

  • Convention Center Station
  • Union Station

DART Stations close to marathon course for spectator viewing:

  • Mockingbird Station (near mile 7)
  • White Rock Station (near mile 14.5)

DART Station for relay race hand offs at Glencoe Park:

  • Mockingbird Station (near mile 7)

Rideshare Information:

Below are the key location names and addresses to reference if using UBER or Lyft during the event weekend:

  • Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center – 650 S. Griffin St., Dallas, TX 75202
  • Omni Dallas (headquarter hotel) – 555 S. Lamar St., Dallas, TX 75202
  • Dallas City Hall Plaza (start and finish line) – 1500 Marilla St., Dallas, TX 75201

If you have any questions or for more information, please contact Marcus Grunewald with the BMW Dallas Marathon, at (469) 223-9506 or [email protected]. Additionally, you may contact the Office of Special Events (Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) at [email protected] or by calling (214) 939- 2701.

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