Numerous street closures planned for Bakersfield Marathon

Posted at 11:19 AM, Oct 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-31 14:22:15-04

Bakersfield residents are advised to plan ahead for road closures during the second annual Bakersfield Marathon on Nov. 12.

The race will begin and end at the CSUB campus and it will run from 7:00 a.m. to about 2 p.m.

Stockdale Highway between Gosford Road and Calloway Drive will be closed during the entire event.

Temporary road closures affecting major roadways are: 

  • Stockdale Highway
  • California Avenue
  • 24th Street
  • Beech Street
  • Chester Avenue
  • Garces Circle
  • West Columbus
  • Panorama Drive.

Other closures will be in effect in the downtown and East Bakersfield areas.