Shamrock Beer Run - Rockford

Sat March 14, 2020 Loves Park, IL 61111 US Directions

In accordance with Winnabego County's ban on events with 25 or more people, the Shamrock Beer Run scheduled for March 14, 2020, is now a virtual run only, in accordance with local mandates and out of an abundance of caution and care for our greater public.

Packet pickup will still be offered at Prairie Street Brewing Company on Friday from 4-7pm and Saturday from Noon-2pm.

If you are unable to pick up your packet, remaining packets are able to be mailed to the address provided during registration.

Packet Pickup will include:  Shirt, Bib, Medal, and Pint Glass

We encourage participants to pick up for groups and friends.  If you are picking up for others, just have them email you their QR code and we will check them in. 

Here Are Your Options:

Virtual races happen all the time, and allow you to join the fun without the crowds. You simply run the distance on your own, and report your results - just email your time to

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees to help suppor Nikolas Ritschell Foundation. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Rockford Speedway
9572 Forest Hills Rd
Loves Park, IL US 61111

Join us for beer, running, beer, walking, beer, stumbling, beer & partying at Rockford Speedway!  This year we want to make your experience even more fun and enjoyable!  Check this out:

Post Race Party will be Indoors this year!

As in Previous Years, this event features 5 beer stops, one at the start and at every kilometer. 

The festivities begin Saturday, March 14th at noon at the Speedway!  The walk/run starts at 1:00 pm and we'll keep the party going until 4pm this year!

All registered participants get a souvenir beer glass, Shamrock Beer Run long-sleeve T-shirt and an event medal for completing the course.  The course will have multiple beer stops to quench your parched throat with 3 ounces of beer.  Each race beer stop will be sponsored by a different brewery.

This race benefits the Nikolas Ritschell Foundation.  Please consider visiting their website to learn more about the great things they do for our community

Packet Pickup Information


Prairie Street Brewing Company

200 Prairie St, Rockford, IL 61107


Friday, March 13th


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            FINISHER MEDAL                                                                  PINT GLASS                                             LONG SLEEVE TECH SHIRT (AND/OR HOODIE)

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