Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood
6801 Hollywood Blvd #105
Hollywood, CA 90028
Start/Finish Line is located in front of the Hard Rock Cafe at 6801 Hollywood Blvd at the corner of Hollywood Blvd & Highland Ave.


The 4th Annual Hard Rock Cafe 5K/10K 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/10K. 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.

my friends place

Official Charity Partner

The mission of My Friend’s Place is to assist and inspire homeless youth to build self-sufficient lives. By offering a comprehensive continuum of services to homeless youth between the ages of 12 and 25, and their children, we help young people move toward wellness, stability and self-sufficiency.

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.
Friday, November 4th 12PM-7PM
Race Day  5AM-6:30AM

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.

(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.)

No Parking Zones

Areas along the course will be marked as “No Parking – Tow Away Zones.” Please adhere to the dates and times posted; all zones will be enforced.

Metro Bus

Road Closures along the course will impact Metro Bus routes.
For detailed routing information visit www.metro.net
or call Metro Customer Service at 323.GO.METRO (323-466-3867).
Detour Notice-Bus Operations Control