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The Marine Corps Historic Half will offer free parking and shuttle services for runners, their families, and spectators.

The City of Fredericksburg will offer a free shuttle service, operated by Fredericksburg Limo, from the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center on Saturday, May 14 for all Healthy Lifestyle Expo attendees. The shuttles will depart from the Expo Center continuously throughout the day from 11:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. to three historic downtown locations: the Williams Street side of Hurkamp Park; the 700 block of Caroline Street directly across the street from the Fredericksburg Visitors Center; and at 925 Caroline Street in front of the River Run Antique Mall.

All visitors to the Healthy Lifestyle Expo can catch the shuttle directly outside the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center.

For groups or families participating in multiple Historic Half Weekend events, please create a transportation plan to arrive at each event start line. Special driving maps have been created to assist with possible event morning scenarios including dropping off a 5K or 10K runner and then proceeding to the finish line to park OR escorting a younger runner to the 5K or 10K start line, remaining there through the official start and then driving to the finish.

Historic Half:
On event morning, participants and spectators can walk to the Historic Half start line from the many parking opportunities available within Central Park.

Semper Five Shuttles
Pre-event: There will be no pre-event shuttle service to the Historic 10K and Semper Fred 5K start lines. Participants are required to park in designated locations adjacent to their respective start.

Post-event: Shuttle service from the finish will return runners the intersection of Fall Hill Ave. and Germania Street, convenient to designated 10K and 5K parking locations. The post-event shuttle service will originate in the Walmart parking lot at Capital One Bank beginning at 7:45 a.m. This courtesy service for runners and spectators will continue until 11:00 a.m.


The downtown spectator shuttle will run continuously from 6:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. taking spectators from the Central Park Walmart to Hurkamp Park at Mile 7.5 of the Historic Half course.

The Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center is located at 2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.

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