Parking for Alton, Illinois Miles for Meso
There is not a designated parking location for the Miles for Meso 5K in Alton, Illinois. Below are several suggested parking locations for the Alton Miles for Meso race.
Public parking is available along the following streets:
- Market Street, 2nd to 6th Streets
- East 5th Street, from Market to Court Streets
- 4th Street, east of Alby Street.
- 3rd Street, east of Alby
Parking is also available in two parking lots off of Alby Street near 4th Street Presbyterian Church and the Salvation Army.
Race Day Street Closures
Henry and parts of 4th Street will be blocked off or even closed for the race. To get to the Miles for Meso event and avoid the road closures, we recommend the following directions:
From the Clark Bridge/US 67 North:
Turn left off the Clark Bridge onto Landmarks Blvd. Travel .8 of a mile past two stoplights to the bend in the road. At the third light, turn right onto E. Broadway. Take the second left onto N. Alby. Drive up the hill, past Fourth Street, down which the Miles for Meso blue archway should be visible. Search for parking.
From Godfrey/North Alton:
Take Martin Lurther King Drive toward downtown Alton. Turn left onto E. Ninth Street before the Alton Farmer’s Market. Travel up the hill to Alby Street. Turn right and travel .2 of a mile to E. Fifth Street and begin searching for parking. The Simmons Firm building and the back of the Miles for Meso Registration Tent will be visible from the intersection of Alby and 5th streets.