5K BIER RUN
18th Annual 5K Race & Run
8am Saturday Oct 7, 2017
The 2017 Oktoberfest 5K Bier Run
The 5K Bier Run is a charity run/walk event held annually at the the Oktoberfest. Following the race, stroll the Oktoberfest grounds with other runners, and enjoy a freshly-tapped German brew of your choice!
This year’s 5K Course has been certified and approved by our race partner, the Nashville Striders, who will also be providing chip timing. The 5K will begin at the Farmer’s Market and then loop through the streets of historic Germantown, before finishing back at the Bicentennial Mall/Farmer’s Market.
All pre-registered racers also receive:
- 5K Bier Run T-Shirt
- 20 oz Oktoberfest Beer (or wine) of your choice
*Age 21+ with ID. For wine, redeem token at any Oktoberfest beer station.*
Start & Finish Info
Race/Walk begins at 8am on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Race starts & finishes at Farmer’s Market on 7th Ave.
$29 Early Bird Bonanza
$35 June & July
$45 Sept 1 – Oct 5
$50 October 6 & 7
100% of race proceeds benefit the nonprofit Historic Germantown Neighborhood Organization, a registered 501(c)3. Money raised is used for improvements & revitalization projects in the Germantown neighborhood & community.
Prizes & Awards
Awards will be given to top 3 finishers overall, masters & top 3 finishers in each of the age categories. (5 year age groups) Prizes for overall winners. Awards to top 3 companies in each division. Teams will compete in divisions by company size using cross-country scoring, handicapped by age & gender.
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Use of Headphones is discouraged. Strollers are lined up at rear. Pets not allowed.
Early Packet Pick-Up Location:
5K RACE REGISTRATION TENT
at the Nashville Oktoberfest
(Corner of 6th Ave N & Jefferson St)
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Friday, Oct 6th from 12 Noon to 6pm
Saturday, Oct 7th from 6:30am to 7:30am
Have questions about the 5K or need help registering?
SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS –
PLEASE SUPPORT THESE GERMANTOWN BUSINESSES!
Certified Race Route with Chip Timing
The official 5K route has been certified by the Nashville Striders. Race route will begin at the Farmer’s Market on 7th Ave, proceed through the streets of historic Germantown, and will finish back at the Bicentennial Mall / Farmer’s Market.