Brooklyn Half Marathon guide: Street closures and race times

BROOKLYN — Runners will take the streets of Brooklyn during the Brooklyn Half this Saturday.

The largest half-marathon in the country has runners traveling through the Brooklyn borough, starting near the Brooklyn Museum and ending on the Coney Island boardwalk.

As runners take the streets beginning at 7 a.m., expect street closures throughout the borough.

The following streets will be closed Saturday, May 18 at the discretion of the NYPD between 3 a.m. and noon.

  • Eastern Parkway between Grand Army Plaza and Bedford Avenue
  • Washington Avenue between Eastern Parkway and Empire Boulevard
  • Empire Boulevard between Washington Avenue and Flatbush Avenue
  • Flatbush Avenue between Empire Boulevard and Grand Army Plaza
  • Grand Army Plaza (Entire Circle)
  • Ocean Avenue between Flatbush Avenue and Parkside Avenue
  • Parkside Avenue between Ocean Avenue and Park Circle
  • West Lake Drive between East Drive and South Lake Drive
  • South Lake Drive between West Lake Drive and East Lake Drive
  • East Lake Drive between South Lake Drive and East Drive
  • West Drive between East Drive and West Lake Drive
  • Park Circle between South Lake Drive and Ocean Parkway Entrance Ramp
  • Ocean Parkway between Ocean Parkway Entrance Ramp and Surf Avenue
  • Surf Avenue between Ocean Parkway and West 19th Street
  • West 10th Street between Surf Avenue and Boardwalk
  • West 15th Street between Surf Avenue and Boardwalk

For more information on the Brooklyn Half, click here.

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