SAT. NOV. 8th 2014

Start Time: 7:00am

The Start/Finish Line is located in front of the Hard Rock Café at 6801 Hollywood Blvd at the corner of Hollywood Blvd & Highland Ave.

(Expect heavy traffic on race morning due to thousands of participants all trying to reach the same area. Please carpool if possible, plan to arrive early, and follow the designated driving directions.)


The 2nd Annual Hard Rock Cafe 5K has arrived to Hollywood, California! The chain of theme restaurants that offers the most unique, rocking dining experience at over 175 locations world-wide is now bringing you the first official Hard Rock Cafe 5k. Starting and finishing at the Hard Rock Cafe, Hollywood, located at the infamous Hollywood and Highland Center, this run through the star-studded Hollywood Blvd, is sure to be the highlight of your running season. Bring the BASS, Bring the FUNK, Bring the BEAT and don't forget your 2 Turn-Tables and Microphone!.

Packet Pick-Up

Begin your race weekend festivities with food and live band performances at the Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood. Make it a day event to come pick up your race packet & bib, shop, dine, and hang out amongst the legacy of stars.

Location: Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood
6801 Hollywood Blvd #105
Hollywood, CA 90028

Friday, November 7, 2014 12PM – 7PM
Saturday, November 8, 2014 5AM – 6:30AM (race morning)


"Awards will be awarded to Top 3 Overall Male and Female Finishers in the Hard Rock Cafe 5K and 3 deep in the following divisions for Males and Females: 13 & under, 14 -18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & above. Awards not claimed at the finish line will not be mailed."

Awards will be handed out post race at approx 8:00am inside the Hard Rock Café.

Timing & Results

Official timed event and results will be posted here after the event.

Directions & Parking

Hollywood & Highland Center
6801 Hollywood Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90028

For directions and parking rates CLICK HERE:

NOTE: HIGHLAND BLVD exit off the 101 freeway will remain open for the duration of the race.
HOLLYWOOD BLVD (southbound and northbound) exit off the 101 freeway will be closed for the race.

We have reserved discounted rooms at TWO host hotels for our runners! Limited discounted rooms are available at $175/night. Stay in Hollywood and experience the star-studded streets at night. You can call to reserve your discounted rate and mention the promo code: "hardrock".

BLVD Hotel & Suites (0.4mi to start/finish)
2010 N. Highland Ave
Hollywood, CA 90068
(323) 874-4300

BLVD Hotel & Spa (3mi to start/finish)
10730 Ventura Blvd.
Studio City, CA 91607
(818) 623-9100





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Hard Rock Café 5k.
We encourage you contact us if you have any questions regarding the race.