Metro to Open Early for Weekend Cherry Blossom Run
Friday's rain should clear out just in time for folks to enjoy all the events going on this weekend for the Cherry Blossom Festival. News4's Megan McGrath is live from the Tidal Basin with a look at what to expect this weekend. (Published Friday, Apr 4, 2014)
Updated at 1:19 PM EDT on Friday, Apr 4, 2014
Metro will open two hours early this weekend for the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K run-walk.
Metro says it will open at 5 a.m. Sunday, the day of the marathon. The first runners will start at 7:20 a.m.
Metro says four stations are within a mile of the start line near the Washington Monument. Those stations are: Smithsonian, L'Enfant Plaza, Metro Center and Archives.
Published at 5:34 AM EDT on Apr 4, 2014
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