Traffic plans released for Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run

Published On: Apr 24 2013 02:29:32 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 24 2013 02:30:25 PM EDT
Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run
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.

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.