2018-08-03 / Community

Plan for Beach to Beacon this weekend

TD Beach to Beacon 10K organizers outlined details regarding shuttle buses, road closings and registration, plus activities and enhancements for the 21st running of the road race on Aug. 4 in Cape Elizabeth.

Road closings

On race day, the following roads will be closed to traffic (except for shuttle buses):

 Rte. 77, Sprague Hall to Kettle Cove Road closed 6 to 10 a.m.

 Crescent Beach State Park will not be accessible until 9 a.m.

 Rte. 77, Kettle Cove Road to Old Ocean House Road closed 7:30 to 10 a.m.

 Old Ocean House Road (all) closed 7:30 to 10 a.m.

 Rte. 77, at Hillway closed 7:30 to 10 a.m.

 Shore Road south of Fort Williams closed at 7:30 a.m.

 All of Fowler Road (except shuttle buses) closed 7:15 to 10 a.m.

 Scott Dyer Road eastbound closed 6:15 to 8 a.m.

The TD Beach to Beacon is directed by Dave McGillivray of DMSE Sports, who also serves as race director of the B.A.A. Boston Marathon. For additional information about the race, visit www.beach2beacon.org, and follow the race on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Shuttle Bus Services

‘Park and ride’ is an increasingly popular option for runners. Convenient satellite parking and shuttle bus services to the Start Line will be provided from 6 to 7 a.m. from the following locations:

 Southern Maine Community College at 2 Fort Road in South Portland

 Hannaford corporate offices at 145 Pleasant Hill Road in Scarborough

 Cape Elizabeth Middle School and High School at 343 Ocean House Road

Shuttle buses will return to these locations from 9 a.m. to noon from Fort Williams after the race.

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