Kirkland Traffic Alert: Mother’s Day Half Marathon and 5K, Sunday, May 10

Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the Mother’s Day Half Marathon and 5K event to be held at Juanita Beach Park on Sunday, May 10, 2015. A course map is posted online at  Course impacts will include lane closures and/or delays from approximately 7:30 a.m. until the final athlete finishes at approximately 11:30 a.m. Road closures include 97th Ave NE between NE Juanita Drive and NE 120th St from 6:30 a.m. until noon, NE Juanita Drive between 93rd Ave NE and 98th Ave NE from 7:00 a.m. until noon, and 108th Ave NE/6th St S from NE 60th St to 5th Pl S from 7:30 a.m. until approximately 8:00 a.m. Detours will be in place.  Part of the course will be on the Cross Kirkland Corridor


Event organizers expect 1,700 athletes will participate in the event which includes a Kids Dash, 5K run/walk and Half Marathon run/walk. Event goers are encouraged to carpool and plan for their parking in advance. For bus transportation, go to