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Event Information: Road Closures

See where roads near you will be closed for the Boston Marathon

See the times below where roads will be closed for the Boston Marathon (see more information below):

LOCATIONTIME OF CLOSURE
Hopkinton 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Ashland 7:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Framingham 8:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Natick 8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Wellesley 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Newton 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Brookline 9:15 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Boston Variable - 7:00 p.m.

All of the above times are approximate.

 

HOPKINTON COMMUNITY INFORMATION

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BOSTON COMMUNITY INFORMATION

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B.A.A. Moment 1

1920 - Ashland Start

The Boston Marathon began in Ashland, Massachusetts from 1897 through 1923 then moved to Hopkinton for the 1924 race.  Since then, the race has started in Hopkinton every year.