RACE WEEKEND

Amherst Half Marathon Race Weekend is centered in Downtown Amherst, the quintessential New England town center with striking commons and parks and distinctive architecture. It is the center of culture and activity with dozens of restaurants, unique shops and attractions. As home to 30,000 college students annually, Amherst is alive with the buzz of energy and motion from UMass Amherst, Amherst College and Hampshire College.

DIRECTIONS & PARKING (SATURDAY)

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DIRECTIONS & PARKING (SUNDAY)

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The following parking options have been made available on Sunday (only) for Amherst Half Marathon and College Tri Team Relay participants, volunteers and spectators to utilize, free of charge:

  • UMass Amherst – Lot 32 (1)
    345 Lincoln Ave, Amherst, MA 01002
  • UMass Amherst – Lot 32 (2)
    346 Lincoln Ave, Amherst, MA 01002
  • UMass Amherst – Robsham Visitor Center Lot
    300 Massachusetts Ave, Amherst, MA 01002
  • UMass Amherst – Lot 34
    38 Nutting Ave, Amherst, MA 01002, USA

ROAD CLOSURES

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Packet Pickup
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Expo
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Race Start Times
5K: 11:00 AM
HMF FitKids Run: 12:30 PM

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Packet Pickup
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Race Start Times
Half Marathon & Relay: 8:00 AM

PERKS

Baggage Check
Complimentary secure storage during the event.

CHARITY PARTNER WHO BENEFITS FROM YOUR PARTICIPATION

HMF is proud to name the Amherst Survival Center as the charity partner of the Amherst Half. The Amherst Survival Center provides a welcoming community where families and individuals who are struggling to make ends meet can come for food, clothing, health care and for companionship and relief from isolation. More…