TRAFFIC ALERT: Weekend races to impact traffic around the metro

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Five races around the metro will impact traffic this weekend. Here is a list of what to expect.

Inspired by Darrell Sublett 5K

Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. starting at Centennial United Methodist Church

Race route: east on 19th Street; south on Brooklyn Avenue; west on 21st Street; north on Garfield Avenue; west on 20th Street; south on Euclid Street; east on 21st Terrace; south on Garfield Avenue; west on 22nd Street; north on Forest Avenue; west on 17th Street; north on Troost Avenue; east on Truman Street; and south on Woodland Avenue to finish at the church.

For more information on this race, click here.

GM 5K

Saturday from 7:15 a.m. to 9 a.m. starting at Graceway Church

Race route: south on McKinley Avenue; west on 57th Terrace; south on Booth Avenue; west on 59th Street; north on Blue Parkway; east on 57th Street; north on Booth Avenue; west on 56th Terrace; east on 56th Street; north on Wallace Avenue; west on 55th Terrace; south on Rinker Road; east on 56th Street; east on 56th Terrace; south on Booth Avenue and east on 57th Street to finish at the church's parking lot.

For more information on this race, click here.

Running with the Angels - The Chad Rogers Memorial Run

Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. starting at Shoal Creek Community Church

Race route: north on Fulton Road, which turns into North Stark Avenue; east on Northeast 76th Street; and north on North Flintlock Road to Northeast 82nd Terrace.

For more information on this race, click here.

Run for a Child

Saturday  from 8:15 a.m. to 10 a.m. starting at the intersection of Vivion Road and North Norton Avenue.

Race route: south on North Norton Avenue; west on Northeast 46th Street; north on North Cleveland Avenue; west on Northeast 50th Terrace; south on Monroe Avenue; west on Northeast 50th Street; south on Northeast Sherwood Drive; west on Northeast 48th Terrace; south on Northeast Chouteau Drive; east on Northeast 47th Street; south on North Cleveland Avenue; east on Northeast 46th Street; and north on North Norton Avenue to finish.

For more information on this race, click here.

The Bill Cross Run/Walk for Back Snack 5K

Sunday from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Zona Rosa

All Zona Rosa entrances/exits will be closed, although Zona Rosa employees, residents and customers will be permitted access when there is a break in runners/walkers.

For more information on this race, click here.

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