Half Marathon & Quarter Marathon
Shuttles are available from 5:15 am. – 7:00 am
Arrive early and give yourself plenty of time.
Parking for the start of the Half and Quarter Marathon is located at The Palms 2000-2201 Outlet Center Drive, Oxnard, 93036 along the 101 Freeway. Shuttles will in place to drop participates off at their start line.
**Important: There will be no shuttles taking runners from the finish line to your start line in the morning. You must park at the Palms Outlets if you expect to make it to your start on time.
Half Marathon runners take the shuttles marked: Half Marathon Start Line. Your Start line is located at 2801 Ventura Blvd, Oxnard 93036 near the giant Santa.
If you are in the Quarter Marathon take the shuttles marked: Quarter Marathon Start Line. These shuttles will take you to Plaza Park in Oxnard.
Dropping Off Runners in the Half Marathon
If you wish to drop off your loved ones, drop them off at the Athlete drop off area close to the start line. Exit Hwy 101 at Rice Rd. and head North towards Eucalyptus Dr. (Do Not turn right on to Ventura Blvd, like in previous years.) Turn right on Eucalyptus Dr. and then Right again on Nyeland Ave. Head South towards Ventura Blvd and Drop off anywhere along the curb of Nyeland Ave before Eckhart Trailer Hitch. Watch out for pedestrians, do not park in Athlete drop off Area. Then head over to the finish line where there is plenty of parking.
Return Shuttles– Along Harbor Blvd. 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
After you have finished running and enjoyed all the festivities at the finish line. Shuttles will be available to take you back to the Palms Outlets where you parked earlier in the morning.
5K ~ Kids 1k ~ Finish Line ~ Festivities
Parking for the start of the 5K, Finish Line, Kid’s Events and Expo is located at the Marine Emporium Landing, 3600 S Harbor Blvd. Oxnard, 93035.
**Important: There are no shuttles taking 5k runners from the Palms Shopping center to the 5k start in the morning. 5k’ers must park at Marine Emporium Landing if you expect to make it to your start on time.