The Great Beer Chase 5k

Strap on your sneakers, because the third annual Great Beer Chase 5K returns for another fun run at the Great Lakes Brewing Co. on Friday, September 8! Part of Great Lakes Brewing Co.’s Rock the Block anniversary celebration, the 5K fun run/walk starts and ends at the brewery, giving runners the perfect opportunity to explore the beautiful and historic Ohio City neighborhood. Registration includes a 2017 Great Beer Chase 5K t-shirt, unique bottle opener finisher medal, and a celebratory can of refreshing Turntable Pils!

The beer chase kicks off at 6:30PM, but our brewpub kitchen and patio will be open all evening long during our annual Rock the Block anniversary party. All participants and guests are invited to join us during and after the race for the Rock the Block party, featuring local food vendors, beer garden, and free concert from Larkin Poe and Midnight Passenger!

Race Features
Great Beer Chase 5K 2017 t-shirt
Finisher medal
One (1) beer token good for one (1) can of Turntable Pils at the finish line (must be 21+ with a valid ID)
Beer tokens can only be redeemed at Great Lakes Brewing Co. upon the conclusion of the race.
Prizes for overall and age group winners

Event Details and Schedule

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Race Start 
6:30PM, September 8, 2017

Packet Pickup
Times & location TBA

Specific details will be sent in the final runner instructions, but street and bike parking is available throughout the neighborhood. The West 25th RTA stop is a short walk from the Great Lakes Brewing Co. brewpub. Runners & supporters are highly encouraged to take public transit to Ohio City on race day. Please note that the West Side Market parking lot and the lot next to Great Lakes Brewing Co. will be open to the public on race day.