On Saturday, April 6, over 600 runners, walkers and Naples Philharmonic Orchestra musicians will participate in Artis-Naples’ 10K Run for Music, benefiting the Philharmonic Orchestra and its youth music education programs.
The race will start at 7:30 am on Pelican Bay Blvd. northbound lane approximately 100 meters from the south entrance of Pelican Bay/US 41. CCSO escorts will be stationed at the start, Myra Janco Daniels Blvd. Gulf Park Drive, Hammock Oak and the northern entrance to Pelican Bay Blvd at US 41.
The turnaround is at Oakmont Parkway and the runners will be in the inside lane going north and the inside lane going south. The outside lane will be open and reserved for motorists throughout race time. The course will be rolled up at 9am and the remaining runners will be asked to use the sidewalk.
Residents should expect traffic delays and use caution when driving between 7:15 am and 9:15 am, particularly when turning on and off of Pelican Bay Boulevard to enter/exit their residence/community.