There will be parking at the Ventura County Fair Grounds for packet pick-up, but none at this location on raceday. The parking at the Fair Grounds will however be available for spectators and family members.
Parking for the event will be available downtown, but there will not be a dedicated parking site at the event site.
Parking for the Kids 1k Fun Run
The closest parking will be at Ventura County Fairgrounds for $5, and it is cash only.
Enter on Figueroa St and proceed to Lot C for parking. Anacapa Hall is one of the big buildings on your right. Look for Clif and M2B signs.
From N 101/Santa Barbara
From Hwy. 101, take the Ventura Ave. exit (70A). Turn right onto E. Thompson Blvd. Take Thompson Blvd. .2 miles and turn right onto Figueroa St.
After crossing the Amtrak tracks, the road will become Shoreline Dr. Ample Parking is available at the nearby downtown district and Finish line is just South of the Fairgrounds on the Promenade beachfront path.
From S 101/Los Angeles
From Hwy. 101, take the California St. exit (70A). Turn left onto S. California St. for 1/2 block. and take a right onto Harbor Blvd. Turn left onto Figueroa St.
Ample Parking is available at the nearby downtown district and the Finish line area is just South of the Fairgrounds on the Promenade beachfront path.
There will be shuttles available at the event, located in Downtown Ventura and Ventura County Government Center, which is approximately 7 miles from the finish area.
Shuttles from the Downtown location will leave at 4am and 5am for the Marathon, and 4am, 4:40am, and 5:15am for the Half Marathon, with the final pickup location being confirmed closer to raceday. Please note there is no return shuttle to this location.
Shuttles from the Ventura County Govt Center will leave from 800 S Victoria Ave Ventura CA 93009 at 4am and 5am. The return shuttles for the Govt. Center location will run from 9am – 2:30pm and pickup is on the north side of the Fairgrounds main parking lot next to the Amtrak Station.
Please leave at least 30 minutes to park and make your way to the pickup locations.