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Road closures, race times: What you need to know about the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

SAN ANTONIO – Thousands of runners from across the globe will fill the streets of downtown this weekend to compete in the 10th annual Humana Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and half marathon. 

With the race comes dozens of road closures and delays on Saturday and Sunday.

Here's what you need to know before the race:

Most road closures begin to take effect Saturday morning

A release from race coordinators states most road closures will take effect by 7 a.m. and the 10K and 5K will start at 7:30 a.m. The release states most roads will be reopened by 10:30 a.m. that day. The roads will begin once again on Sunday at 6:30 a.m. for the half marathon and 5K but they will be reopened at 3:45 p.m. Sunday.

Which roads will be closed Saturday?

Major Saturday road closures include:
E. Commerce Street (Whole Road) closed from Hoefgen Ave. to Chestnut Street
Chestnut Street (Whole Road) closed from E. Commerce St. to Burnet Street
Jones Ave. (Whole Road) closed from Austin Street to Camden Street
Quincy Street (Whole Road) closed from Newell Ave. to Brooklyn Ave.
Brooklyn Ave. (Whole Road) closed from Avenue B to McCullough
Main Ave. (Whole Road) closed from Cypress St. to Laurel St.
Lexington Ave. (Whole Road) closed from Euclid Ave. to St. Mary’s Street
St. Mary’s Street (Whole Road) closed from Lexington Ave. to Dallas Street
Soledad Street (Whole Road) closed from Convent Street to Houston Street
Houston Street (Whole Road) closed from Soledad Street to Alamo Street
Alamo Street (Whole Road) closed from Houston Street to Commerce Street 

Which roads will be closed Sunday?

Major Sunday road closures include:
Nueva Street (Whole Road) closed from Presa St. to Hemisfair Park
Market St/Dolorosa (Whole Road) closed from S. Flores St. to Bowie St.
S. Flores Street (Whole Road) closed from Dolorosa to Guadalupe St.
S. Santa Rosa Ave (Northbound Lanes) closed from W. Martin St. to Travis St.
Travis St. (Whole Road) from S. Santa Rosa Ave. to Navarro St.
Avenue B (Whole Road) closed from Brooklyn Ave. to Jones St.
Jones Avenue (Whole Road) closed from Avenue B and Camden St.
Avenue A (Whole Road) closed from Newell Ave. to Emma Kohler
E. Josephine Street (Whole Road) closed from Karnes Street to St. Mary's Street
St. Mary’s Street (Whole Road) closed from Josephine St. to E. Mulberry Ave
E. Mulberry Avenue (Whole Road) closed from St. Mary’s to Avenue B
Broadway Street (Southbound Lanes) closed from E. Mulberry Ave to Mill Race
Broadway Street (Northbound Lanes) closed from Mill Race to Cunningham Ave.
N. Alamo Street (Whole Road) closed from Broadway Street to Jones Ave.
Austin Street (Whole Road) closed from E Jones Ave. to Brooklyn Ave.
Cherry Street (Northbound Lanes) closed from Montana Street to Westfall Ave.
Cesar Chavez Blvd (Westbound Lanes) closed from Tower of the Americas Way to Alamo Street
Mission Road (Whole Road) closed from Roosevelt Ave. to E. Mitchell Street
VFW Blvd (Whole Road) closed from Mission Road to Padre Drive
Mission Road (Whole Road) closed from Hansford Street E.White/VFW Blvd
Padre Drive (Whole Road) closed from VFW Blvd. to SE Military Drive
Hansford Street (Whole Road) closed from Roosevelt Ave. to Mission Road
St. Mary's Street (Whole Road) closed from Lone Star Blvd. to Eagleland Drive
E. Guenther Street (Whole Road) closed from Eagleland Drive to Constance Street and from Crofton Ave. to King William Street.
King William Street (Whole Road) closed from E. Guenther St. to Turner St.
S. Alamo Street (Whole Road) closed from Turner Street to Market Street.

Where are the start and finish lines?

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll 10K and 5K Start Line: Sunset Station
Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll 10K and Finish Line: Alamo Plaza – 300 Alamo Plaza
Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay Start Line: W. Market St. & S. Alamo St.
Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay Finish Line: S Alamo St & E Cesar Chavez Blvd

How many runners are expected?

Event organizers say more than 26,000 runners from all 50 states and 21 countries have signed up to participate.

Can I still participate?

The online registration window has closed. According to the website, registration for the Marathon, Half Marathon and 2-Person Half Marathon Relay will be available at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 2. There will be NO race day registration available.

Registration for the 10K, 5K and KiDS ROCK events will be available at the Health & Fitness Expo on Friday, Dec. 1 and near the start line at the packet pickup tent on Saturday, Dec. 2.

You can find a full list of road closures and a map of the race below: