SMPTE 2018

October 24, 2018
Elysian Park, Los Angeles


Kick start your morning with a breath of fresh air and scenic views of downtown LA. This event will take place on Wednesday, October 24 at 7:00am and loops around beautiful Elysian Park, the city’s second largest park at 600 acres. The 2.49-mile run and walk is a non-timed event and open to all fitness levels. Complimentary bus transportation will be provided to and from The Westin Bonaventure Hotel. After the event, runners and walkers can enjoy complimentary coffee and light breakfast snacks in the California Ballroom Foyer.

Buses will depart from the front entrance of the Westin Bonaventure Hotel at 6:30am at the Figueroa St. Entrance. Please arrive early to secure a seat. The first bus will depart Elysian Park at 7:35am and the second bus will depart at 7:55am, both returning back to the Westin Bonaventure Hotel at the Figueroa St. Entrance. 

Individuals can pick up their bibs on October 24 between 6:00-6:30am at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel at the Sacramento Registration Counter near the bus pick up. 

Click here for a detailed map of the 2.49 mile route. 

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