The Course

We will start and finish the 2019 Evansville Half Marathon along the riverfront in downtown Evansville.  This beautiful, scenic course will wind through many of Evansville’s favorite areas.  Highlights of the course are the Greenway, Garvin Park, Main Street, Bayard Park, historic neighborhoods, and a riverfront finish.

The 13.1 mile course is primarily flat. No strollers, bicycles or pets are allowed on the course. The course will officially close after 4 hours 30 minutes (based on a 20-minute mile pace). Please be advised that portions of the course will remain open to traffic.

Aid Stations: There will be one at the start and one at the finish. Along the course there will be 8 additional aid stations (approximately every 1.5 miles). In addition, ProRehab will provide medical assistance at various locations along the course.

Turn by Turn Course Description:

• Start on Riverside Drive and Sycamore
• Follow to Veteran’s Memorial Parkway
• Turn left on Shawnee/Adams
• Turn right on Water St/SE Riverside Drive
• Turn left on Kentucky Ave
• Turn right on Taylor
• Turn left on Parkside Drive
• Turn left on Madison
• Turn right on Kentucky Ave
• Turn left on E. Powell
• Turn right on S. Bedford
• Turn left on Bayard Park
• Turn right on South Morton
• Turn left on Bellemeade Ave
• Turn right on SE Third
• Turn right on Main Street
• Turn left on MLK
• Turn right on Vine Street
• Follow Vine to a slight left on North Main
• Turn Right on Morgan
• Turn Left on Heidelbach
• Turn left into Garvin Park at Herndon
• Take a left in the park at Reis Ave
• Follow to Maxwell and then Don Mattingly Way
• Veer right on Read Street
• Keep right around the lake and turn left at Herndon
• Turn left at Richardt in the park to the Greenway entrance
• Follow the Greenway all the way to the Ohio Street exit
• Turn right on Riverside Drive
• Follow Riverside Drive to finish near the Four Freedoms Monument (Chestnut St)