Finish Line Information

2019 information below, updated information coming early fall 2020.

You’ve done it and a hero’s welcome awaits you! Featuring the marathon and relay finish lines, official CIM merchandise, post-race food and drink, massage opportunities and all things marathon, the CIM finish line has been a beehive of activity since pre-dawn hours and is definitely the place to celebrate with family and friends.

Finish festival opens at 8:00am and closes at 1:30pm 

Finish Line Amenities:
  • Official finishers medals
  • Painter jackets to keep you warm and your hands free after you finish
  • Official CIM merchandise
  • Medical tent and care provided by UC Davis Medical Center
  • Finisher food
  • Beer Garden by Sierra Nevada
  • Participant Gear Check pick-up
  • Free recovery massages from Monsters of Massage to all finishers
  • First-Timers' Program Tent
  • Capitol Challenge Medal Pick-up
Post Race Party Zone
  • Beer Garden (free beer for all finishers over 21 years of age – must have ID) provided by Sierra Nevada
  • Promotional giveaways by sponsors
  • BQ Bell and Photo Station
Hotel Return Buses
  • For Folsom and Point West hotel clients transportation from the finish line back to your hotel will be available periodically between 10th street and N Street between 11:00AM and 1:00PM.
Runner Recovery
  • Free finisher food
  • Rehydration station with nuun and water
  • Free runner massages by Monsters of Massage
  • Participant Gear Check Pick-Up
  • Runner Reunion Zone

Finish Line Security Procedures

CIM security procedures require all Finish Festival attendees to pass through one of nine designated security checkpoints. For a map that includes all nine of those locations, click here. For more information on complete CIM security procedures, click here.

Finish Line Map

Finish Line Sponsors