Location: Hoffman Estates, IL US 60192 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Walk Only
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://silvercirclesportsevents.com/hoffman-estates.

Event Time Price Details
5K Registration
10:00AM CDT - 1:00PM CDT
Spectator (Beer Ticket and Beer Garden Entry)
10:00AM CDT - 1:00PM CDT
Carl Hanson Woods, Grove 1
Hoffman Estates, IL US 60192

Join us for The Beer Garden 5K  presented by Silver Circle Sports Events & Midwest Event Management for a fun and unique 5k Run/Walk.  Our Event will begin with a 5K Run/Walk and end with your entrance into the Beer Garden.  Your entry fee includes a T-Shirt, entry into the Beer Garden, free samples and (1) 12 oz beer of your choice.  Carl Hanson Woods, Grove 1 is located off of Rt. 59 and Shoe Factory Road in Hoffman Estates.  This trail through the gorgeous Carol Hanson Woods, Cook County Forest Preserve, is unpaved and is for both the amateur or seasoned runner/walker.

Huge thanks to our Charity Partner - Animal House Shelter of Huntley.   Animal House Shelter is a non-profit, 501(c)3, no kill shelter that rescues, rehabilitates and adopts out all breeds of dogs and cats. Click here to learn more about this amazing organization!

Schedule of Events

10:00 a.m. -- Race Start

10:05 a.m. -- Beer Garden Opens!

11:15 a.m. -- Awards Ceremony


Age group award medals will be given for 1st - 3rd place for male and female in five year age brackets.


Race will be professionally timed by J3 Timing, Inc.

Water Stops

There will be an athlete aid station at the 1.5 mile marker.

Packet Pick-Up

Packet Pickup will be held on Friday, October 13, 2017 from 5-8:00 p.m. at the Taphouse Grill, 7600 Barrington Road, Hanover Park.  Packets can be picked up the day of the race.

Weather and Refund Policy

Refunds are not permitted for any reason.

The event will be held unless severe weather occurs. In the event of severe weather, the race director may delay or cancel the event.  If the event is canceled, there will be no refunds. Silver Circle Sports Events has a NO REFUND policy.


Parking is available at Carl Hanson Woods Grove 1.



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