For GPS purposes:

City Hall Parking Garage
900 E. Strawbridge Ave., Melbourne, FL
Front Street Park
2205 S. Front St., Melbourne, FL
(Note – parking is not allowed here!)

Please plan your arrival times accordingly.


Free parking is available on the side streets in Downtown Melbourne or paid parking is available in the City Hall parking garage on Strawbridge Ave, near Municipal Ave.

Below is the map from the City Hall parking garage to the start/finish area.

We recommend the following path for safety, to avoid crossing US1:

  • Cross Strawbridge Ave. at the crosswalk in front of the garage.
  • Continue east on Strawbridge.
  • Turn right on Depot Dr.
  • Turn left on Melbourne Ave. and follow to the end.

There will be signs pointing you to the start/finish area.


Getting to Melbourne

Melbourne is by the Atlantic Ocean in East Central Florida and easily accessible by car, plane or boat. Following are typical driving times from various Florida cities:

Miami - 2 hours
West Palm Beach – 1 hour, 20 minutes
Vero Beach – 45 minutes
Cocoa Beach – 30 minutes
Daytona Beach – 1 hour, 30 minutes
Jacksonville – 2 hours, 40 minutes
Gainesville – 2 hours, 45 minutes
Tampa – 2 hours
Orlando – 1 hour

By Car:
The start/finish line of the Melbourne & Beaches Music Marathon is easily accessible by car as it is located near the intersection of US 1 and SR-192. Parking is available at the multi-story parking garage immediately north of the race starting area and on side streets to the east, north and west of this intersection. Arrive early as you may have quite a walk to the start.

By Air:

The Melbourne International Airport is served by Delta Airlines and US Air, with several daily flights to and from Melbourne and select other East Coast airports.