Park & Ride: Be at ease on event day with our FREE Park & Ride Shuttle Service! Now with (2) locations to serve you! Park at the ABQ BioPark Aquarium/Botanic Garden or Albuquerque Little Theatre, then take a shuttle back to your car after the event!

Service Begins: 6:00 a.m. Bus

Parking Locations:

  • ABQ BioPark Aquarium & Botanic Garden, 2601 Central NW – Map
  • Albuquerque Little Theatre, 224 San Pasqual Ave. SW – Map

Drop Off: 4th and Iron at Coronado Elementary; then it’s a short “warm-up” walk to the Start Line at 8th & Atlantic.

Return Service: Ends 2:00 pm SHARP! NO exceptions!

  • Pick-up location is 8th St. & Silver (where you were dropped off)
  • Aquarium/Garden Lot ONLY! If you miss the final 2:00 p.m. 4th & Iron pick up, take Rio Line Train from the Zoo’s Asia Station (behind Elephants) back to the Aquarium/Botanic Garden. Service Runs: 1:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

If using Park & Ride, arrive no later than one hour prior to your event. Please consider construction traffic during your commute. Parking is limited. Lots will be closed when full. Parking ordinances will be enforced.

Downtown Parking Options: Parking meters are FREE on Sundays! Free & Pay Parking Lots are less than 1 mile from the Start Line. Downtown street parking & lots are the best options for the Half Marathon, 10K Timed and 5K Timed races. Enter Downtown area from Central using streets East of 8th St. Absolutely NO PARKING inside the course!

Participant Drop Off: Drop offs can be made at 4th & Iron or Downtown outside the race course. Large groups should plan designated meeting areas. Do NOT drop off participants at Park & Ride lots.