Race Day Parking and Road Closures
The content that follows was originally published on the Boston Triathlon website at http://www.bostontri.com/event/race-day-parking-and-road-closures/

Parking
Race day parking will be available at the Bayside Expo Center, off Mount Vernon Street. It is very easy to get the to the Expo Center from I-93 (Exit 15) or by taking the Red Line to the JFK stop. There is also parking available on some city streets, however, the bike course will be closed to traffic on race morning, so normal traffic patterns will be altered, and “No Parking” signs will be posted. If you park illegally, your car will be towed.

Please Note: Towing from William Day Blvd will begin at 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 9th. There will be no parking on William Day Blvd between 10:00 p.m. on Saturday and Noon on Sunday, August 10th.

Directions to Parking and Transition Area

rom the South – Take 93 North to Exit 15. Once off the Highway, go right onto Columbia Rd and follow it to the the traffic circle. Go a quarter of the way around the circle then exit toward William Day Blvd, but take an immediate right on Mt Vernon St. Then follow the signs for the Bayside Expo Parking and take a left into the lots. Be careful not to pull into the DoubleTree Hotel parking by accident!

From the North -Take 93 North to Exit 15. Once off the Highway, go left onto Columbia Rd, and follow it to the the traffic circle. Go a quarter of the way around the circle then exit toward William Day Blvd, but take an immediate right on Mt Vernon St. Then follow the signs for the Bayside Expo Parking and take a left into the lots. Be careful not to pull into the DoubleTree Hotel parking by accident!

From Quincy – Take Morrissey Blvd Northbound. Exit for Mt Vernon St before reaching the traffic circle. Go a quarter of the way around the circle then exit toward William Day Blvd, but take an immediate right on Mt Vernon St. Then follow the signs for the Bayside Expo Parking and take a left into the lots. Be careful not to pull into the DoubleTree Hotel parking by accident!

From South Boston – Take Columbia Rd Westbound to the Kosciuszko Traffic Circle. Go a quarter of the way around the circle then exit toward William Day Blvd, but take an immediate right on Mt Vernon St. Then follow the signs for the Bayside Expo Parking and take a left into the lots. Be careful not to pull into the DoubleTree Hotel parking by accident!

 

Road Closures
A number of roads will be impacted on Race Morning. Please note the following changes in vehicular traffic:

  • William Day Blvd will be CLOSED from Kosciuszko Circle to the Farragut Statue at East First Street from 6:00am to 12 Noon.
  • The Farragut Statue Circle will be CLOSED from 6:00am to 12 Noon.
  • There will be no parking at any of the lots on William Day Blvd when the road is closed.

The following streets are recommended as alternatives routes:

  • Columbia Ave will be open and runs parallel to William Day Blvd.
  • Farragut Road will be open up to Columbia Rd.
  • Shore Road (East 1st Street) will be two way traffic during the race, and provides access to Castle Island.
  • William Day Blvd. will be open between the Farragut Statue and Castle Island.

For more information, please contact Race Management here.