July 22, 2014 at 10:16 AM
WESTFIELD, NJ — Drivers should avoid Downtown Westfield the evening of July 23, when roads will be closed for the Downtown Westfield 5K and Pizza Extravaganza that begins at 7 p.m.
More than 2,800 runners are expected to take part in the race itself, and thousands more spectators are expected to join the festivities. The event is one of the largest non-corporate 5K races in the New Jersey. For more information, click here.
Streets downtown will begin to close several hours before the race and each will remain closed until runners have passed. All streets are expected to reopen by 10 p.m.
To see a map of the race route, click here.