Due to uncertain status of event, all event info below is subject to change.  Most items below are based on 2019 info.  Page will be updated once 2020 event info is finalized

Finish Line Information

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