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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 16 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.

Historic 10K and Semper Fred 5K 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.

Historic 10K and Semper Fred 5K Parking Locations
Historic 10K and Semper Fred 5K:
James Monroe High School - 2300 Washington Avenue
Mary Washington Healthcare Center - 2300 Fall Hill Avenue
Mary Washington Healthcare Center lots - Progress, Germania, and Elm Streets, all of Fall Hill Avenue

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.


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

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