Run Madtown events to close select campus roads May 26-27

Several race events this weekend with travel through the UW-Madison campus, causing temporary road closures and some bus route detours.

Saturday events: Twilight 10k and 5k – Race/event details
To affect Langdon Street, Park Street, Observatory Drive, Elm Drive, Walnut Street, University Avenue, Engineering Drive, W. Dayton Street, and Randall Avenue between 7:45 – 9:30 p.m. Course map

Sunday event: Half-marathon – Race/event details
To affect N. Park Street, Langdon Street, Elm Drive, and Observatory Drive between 6:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. Course map

Closures will be on a rolling basis, so some streets will reopen to traffic before others.

Route 80 will detour from 6:10 p.m. – 9:45 a.m. on Sunday. Buses will detour via Campus Drive, as Walnut Street, Observatory Drive, and Park Street are part of the race courses. Route 80 detour map

Other city bus routes (2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) will also be affected. See Madison Metro’s website for full detour information.