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Temporary Street Closures this Sunday for the Bakersfield Marathon

The 2nd annual Bakersfield Marathon will take place on Sunday, November 12th. Temporary street closures will be in effect for several hours as participants make their way through the course. The reopening of streets will occur on a rolling basis as soon as Bakersfield Police Department determines it is safe to resume normal traffic flow. Estimated street closure times are provided in the accompanying flyer.

Please note Stockdale Highway from Gosford Road to Calloway Drive will be closed for the entire event time. Drivers are encouraged to use the Westside Parkway, Camino Media and Ming Avenue as alternate east/west routes within the general area.

The Kern River Multi-Use Path will be closed to the general public during the event from Manor Street to the path exit at Don Hart Drive/Stockdale Highway.

Drivers are asked to obey all signage and police officer directions.

( 2017 Bakersfield Marathon Street Closures )