MIAMI (CBSMiami) – More than 27,000 runners and walkers are expected to take part in this year’s Mercedes Benz Corporate Run in Downtown Miami.READ MORE: Celtics run past Heat 93-80, move 1 win from NBA Finals
Today’s race starts at 6:45 PM in front of Bayfront Park and will make its way downtown with the finish line on Biscayne Boulevard between NE 3rd and NE 2nd Streets.
But before that happens, a number of streets will be closed to traffic, or severely restricted, until about 11 p.m. Miami Police officers will be deployed along the route to assist drivers.READ MORE: South Florida family knows firsthand effects of nationwide baby formula shortage
The following road closures will be in effect for the run; from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m:
- SE 3rd Street from Biscayne Boulevard to SE 3rd Avenue
- SE 3rd Avenue from SE 3rd Street to SE 2nd Street
- SE 2nd Street from SE 3rd Avenue to NW North River Drive
- NW 4th Street from NW North River Drive to NW 5 Avenue
- NW 5th Avenue from NW 4th Street to NW 6th Street
- NW 4th Avenue from NW 6th Street to NW 3rd Street
- NW 3rd Street from NW 4th Avenue to NW North Miami Avenue
- North Miami Avenue from NW 3rd Street to NW 2nd Street
- NW 2nd Street from North Miami Avenue to NE 2nd Avenue
- NE 2nd Avenue from NE 2nd Street to NE 4th Street
- NE 4th Street from NE 2nd Avenue to Biscayne Boulevard
Mercedes Benz Corporate Run 2016 Turn By Turn
• START: Biscayne Blvd. & SE 1st St. (South in North lanes)
• Right turn at Biscayne Blvd. Way
• Right turn at SE 3rd Ave.
• Left turn at SE 2nd St.
• Right turn at SW N River Dr.
• Right turn at NW 5th St.
• Right turn at NW 3rd Ct.
• Left turn at NW 3rd St.
• Right turn at N Miami Ave.
• Left turn at NE 2nd St.
• Left turn at NE 2nd Ave.
• Right turn at NE 4th St.
• Right turn at Biscayne Blvd. (South in North lanes)
• FINISH: Biscayne Blvd. between NE 3rd St. & 2nd St
If you have any questions please contact the Corporate run Promotor at (305)-666-7223. Questions about bus re-routes should be directed to Miami-Dade Transit at (786) 469-5420.