Cheer on the runners participating in the Providence Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K, and Kids Run! On Sunday, May 7th, thousands of people will take to the streets, starting on Exchange Terrace. The marathon course is USATF certified and is a Boston marathon qualifier, beginning in Downtown Providence at 7:30 AM and continuing along the East Bay Bike Path into Barrington. Starting at 8 AM, the half marathon route follows the Providence River towards India Point Park, along Blackstone Boulevard into Pawtucket. The 5K starts at 8:15 AM and follows part of that route into India Point Park, and then winds back. All races end at the finish arch downtown.