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MAP: Flying Pig route and road closures

CINCINNATI (FOX19) -

A record-breaking turnout of more than 36,000 participants are flooding downtown for the 17th annual Flying Pig Marathon.

Marathon festivities kicked off Friday and continue through Sunday's main event. 

The marathon travels along the streets of Cincinnati, Newport, Covington, Fairfax, Mariemont and Columbia Township. View a map of the course below. Mobile users, click here.

Several downtown roads will be blocked off this weekend as crews prepare for the race.

Closed 9 a.m. Friday through 3 p.m. Sunday:

East Pete Rose Way: Closed from Broadway to Johnny Bench Way. (One Southbound lane of Johnny Bench Way from second street will be maintained.)

Northbound lanes of Johnny Bench Way closed.

Mehring Way: Closed between Gest Street and E Pete Rose Way.

W Pete Rose Way: Closed between Gest Street and Central Avenue

Central Avenue: Closed south of Third Street (Transit Center and CRG parking maintained)

Elm Street: Closed South of Freedom Way

Joe Nuxhall Way: Closed South of Freedom Way

The following Streets will be closed at 1 a.m. Sunday to prepare for the race:

Mehring Way- closed between Rose Street and E Pete Rose Way

Central Avenue- closed south of W Pete Rose Way

Joe Nuxhall Way- closed between Freedom Way and Second Street

These streets will be closed as needed starting 5 a.m. Sunday. Crossings will be maintained through police assistance.

Main Street- closed between Mehring Way and Third Street

Third Street- closed between Main Street and Broadway

Third Street exit from SB I-71- closed

Broadway-closed between Taylor Southgate Bridge and Third Street

Taylor Southgate Bridge- closed

Clay Wade Bailey Bridge- closed

Third Street- closed between Gest Street and the Clay Wade Bailey Bridge

Linn Street- westbound closed between West Eighth Street and Third Street

West Eighth Street- eastbound closed between Linn Street and Seventh Street

Seventh Street- closed between Central Avenue and Gilbert Avenue (Vehicles from the garage at Seventh and Broadway will be permitted to exit at Seventh Street and continue across Broadway to E Seventh St)

Seventh Street exit from SB I-75- closed

Central Avenue- closed between Seventh Street and Sixth Street

Plum Street- closed between Eighth Street and Seventh Street

Elm Street- closed between Sixth Street and Seventh Street

Race Street- closed between Garfield Place and Seventh Street

Vine Street- closed between Sixth Street and Seventh Street

Walnut Street- closed between Eighth Street and Seventh Street

Main Street- closed between Sixth Street and Seventh Street

Sycamore Street- closed between Eighth Street and Seventh Street

Broadway- closed between Sixth Street and Seventh Street

Gilbert Avenue- northbound closed between Seventh Street and Elsinore Place

Gilbert Avenue- closed between Elsinore Place and Eden Park Drive

Eden Park Drive – closed between Gilbert Avenue and Victory Parkway

Lake Drive – closed

Victory Parkway – northbound closed between Eden Park Drive and McMillan Avenue

McMillan Avenue – closed between Victory Parkway and Woodburn Avenue

Woodburn Avenue – closed between McMillan Avenue and Madison Road

Madison Road – eastbound closed between Woodburn Avenue and Erie Avenue

Erie Avenue – eastbound closed between Madison Road and Paxton Avenue

Paxton Avenue – northbound closed between Erie Avenue and Wasson Road

Wasson Road – closed between Paxton Avenue and Eastern Hills Lane

Wasson Road – eastbound closed between Eastern Hills Lane and Marburg Ave

Eastern Hills Lane – southbound closed between Wasson Road and Terminus (One westbound lane will be open to access Eastern Hills Lane from Marburg Avenue)

Marburg Road – southbound closed between Wasson Road and Erie Avenue

Erie Avenue – eastbound closed between Marburg Avenue and Bramble Avenue

Bramble Avenue – eastbound closed between Erie Avenue and Settle Avenue

The Race proceeds into Mariemont and Fairfax, then returns on westbound US-50/Columbia Parkway,

US-50/Columbia Parkway – single westbound curb lane closed between the Cincinnati Corporation Line and Eastern Avenue off ramp (westbound US-50 ramp to Eastern Avenue is closed)

Ramp from Red Bank Road to Westbound Columbia Parkway – closed

Eastern Avenue– westbound closed between Columbia Parkway and Stanley Avenue

Stanley Avenue – southbound closed between Eastern Avenue and Kellogg Avenue Kellogg Avenue – westbound closed between Stanley Avenue and Worth Street

Riverside Drive – eastbound closed between Worth Street and E. Pete Rose Way

Pete Rose Way – closed between Riverside Drive and Johnny Bench Way

Johnny Bench Way – closed

The Half Marathon will follow the same course out but will turn back at Woodburn Avenue & Madison Road. The following streets will be closed as needed:

Madison Road- eastbound closed between Victory Parkway and Woodburn Avenue

M.L.King – eastbound closed between Gilbert Avenue and Victory Parkway

Gilbert Avenue – northbound closed between Eden Park Drive and ML King

Sinton Avenue- closed between Gilbert Avenue and Nassau Street

Nassau Street- closed between Sinton Avenue and Gilbert Avenue

Elsinore Place – closed between Reading Road and Gilbert Avenue

Reading Road- northbound closed between Central Parkway and Elsinore Place

Central Parkway- closed between Eggleston Avenue and Vine Street

Eggleston Avenue- southbound closed between Central Parkway and E Pete Rose Way

Eggleston Avenue- northbound closed between Third Street and Broadway

Both races finish on E Pete Rose Way between Broadway and Johnny Bench Way in front of US Bank Arena. Metro will maintain service with some delays. Check their website for the latest.

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