There are two road races this weekend. If you're out watching either race, take some photos and upload them here by clicking "Add your Photos." The following is a press release from the Department of Conservation and Recreation:
The following roads will be closed on Sunday, October 9 and Monday, October 10 respectively for the following two annual road races: Tufts 10K and .
The Boston Athletic Association’s 11th Annual B.A.A. Half Marathon is an out-and-back route that takes runners along the Emerald Necklace parkway system.
WHEN: Sunday, October 9, 2011.
WHERE: Parking Ban in Effect from Sunday at 1 a.m. to Sunday at 1 p.m. from #132 to #206 on The Riverway. Road Closures begin at 8 a.m. and end at approximately 10:30 a.m.
More specific details on exact street closures can be found at http://www.baa.org/races/half-marathon/event-information/road-closures
Tufts 10K Road Race
WHEN: Monday, October 10, 2011 from approx. 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM.
WHERE: Road Closures begin at 10: 30 a.m. and end at approximately 3 p.m. in the following areas:
- Arlington St. between Storrow Dr. and Beacon St.
- Arlington St. exit from the Storrow Drive Tunnel
- Mass. Ave. Bridge
- Memorial Dr. between First St. and Reid Overpass
The following parking restrictions will also be in place from 1:00 AM to 3:00 PM
- Memorial Dr. westbound from #1 to #450
- Memorial Dr. eastbound from #450 to Wadsworth St.