MIAMI -

Miami police detailed traffic closures ahead of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run on Thursday.

The race begins at 6:45 p.m. and ends about 8 p.m. A festival will take place after the race at Bayfront Park.

  • Starting on Biscayne Boulevard and Flagler Street the run travels South on Biscayne Blvd to Biscayne Blvd Way / SE 4th Street and West bound to SE 2nd Avenue then South over the Brickell Avenue Bridge to S.E. 13th St, West on S.E. 13th St. to S.W. 2nd Avenue, North on SW 2nd Ave to N.W. 1st Street, East on N.W. 1st Street to N.E. 2nd Avenue, North on N.E. 2nd Avenue to N.E. 4th Street, East on N.E. 4th Street to Biscayne Blvd culminating at Bayfront Park.
  • Brickell Key residents may use Brickell Bay Drive and SE 8th Street from the South to enter or exit Brickell Key.
  • Miami Dade Transit busses normally traveling along the affected road closure will be detoured. Please check with Miami Dade Transit for further information.

Streets will reopen about 9 p.m.

About 25,000 people are expected to participate in the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. A portion of the proceeds from the run will benefit United Way.

Participants have been asked to leave bags at home following the Boston Marathon bombings.