Course Map & Parking
The Elizabeth 8K Road Race begins and ends near Independence Park and Hawthorne Recreation Center (view map
). It features a USATF-certified course and a fantastic tour of the scenic residential streets of the Elizabeth neighborhood. Wheelchairs and baby joggers are welcome in the race. Water will be available at the 2 and 4 mile markers and at the finish line. Red arrows below indicate the 1.5M course.
Please allow sufficient time for parking and consider car pooling, Uber, mass transit (bus or trolley) or walking/jogging if close by. Note: CATS has agreed to begin operation of the CityLYNX Gold Line, i.e., the trolley or the street car, at 7am on March 25.
Please observe any posted No Parking signs in the lots of area
businesses with Saturday hours and please avoid parking anywhere on the
Click to download a course map