AIDS Lifecycle - Ride to end AIDS


Finish Line Festival

Saturday, June 10th, 2017 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fairfax High School

7850 Melrose Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90046

The Finish Line Festival

  • The Finish Line Festival is designed to celebrate your accomplishments over the week!

  • The festival will be open beginning at 11 AM so that friends and family can cheer on Cyclists as they cross the finish line.

  • The Closing Ceremony will begin after the route closes at approximately 5:00 PM.

  • Take photos and pick up your victory shirt to commemorate your momentous accomplishment.

  • Enjoy music by Chris Bowen & Victor Rodriguez (Cub Scout, Bears in Space), The Gay Men’s Chorus and more

  • Join us for lunch in our food truck village with Slanging Corea, Farmer’s Belly, Heritage LA, Slammin Sliders) and more

  • Click here to view a map of the festival:


Spectator Information

  • We invite friends and family to come celebrate the end of the AIDS/LifeCycle journey. Be sure to arrive early so that you can cheer the Cyclists in as they cross the Finish Line!

  • If you're planning on cheering in a Cyclist, talk to them beforehand to get an idea of how fast they ride and when they expect to arrive at the Finish Line Festival site. The first and fastest Cyclists usually ride in around 10AM, with most cyclists coming in between 12PM and 4PM.

  • NOTE: There are three main entrances to the site.

    • Enter near Melrose Ave. and Ogden Dr. to view the Ride-In Chute.

    • Enter off of Fairfax Ave, just south of Melrose for friends and family meet up.

    • Enter off Genese Ave. between Melrose Ave and Rosewood Ave. to enter Festival grounds.

Where to Park

Parking is at off-site lots for $12. Free shuttles will run between the parking lot and the Finish Line Festival beginning at 10:30 AM.

  • Petersen Automotive Museum: 6060 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

  • NOTE: Shuttles will drop off in the small school parking lot on Genesee Avenue at Melrose Avenue

Shuttle Buses

  • We have available shuttle options for purchase from the Finish Line Festival to LAX and Burbank Airports. NOTE: Tickets can be purchased in advance with a credit card, on-site with cash only.  This shuttle bus will pick up on Genesee Avenue just south of Melrose Avenue

  • We will have a free shuttle service between the Finish Line Festival site and Download

  • All shuttles at the Finish Line will be staged along Genesee Ave.

Gear Pick Up

  • Gear pick up is taking place on site at the Fairfax High School.

Bike Shipping

Friends and Family or Ride-Share Pick-Up:


    • Fairfax Avenue between Clinton Street and Rosewood Avenue

    • Rosewood Avenue between Fairfax Avenue and Genesee Avenue

    • Genesee Avenue between Rosewood Avenue and Clinton Street

    • On Rosewood Avenue, the street south of Fairfax High School

Closing Ceremony

  • Roadies are the stars during the AIDS/LifeCycle Closing Ceremony! Come celebrate your epic journey down the coast!

  • The Closing Ceremony will begin after the route closes at approximately 5:00 PM.