Shamrock Beer Run - Rockford

Sat March 12, 2022 Loves Park, IL 61111 US Directions

5k Beer Run & BrewFest

1:00PM CST
Open to ages 21+.

BrewFest Entry (No 5K)

1:00PM CST
Open to ages 21+.

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!

The festivities begin Saturday, March 12th at 12:00pm 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.  All beer will be provided at the end of the race this year.

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

Race Swag

The first 500 participants to sign up will receive Shamrock Sunglasses with their race swag!

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

This event also has a virtual option!  If you would like your race swag shipped to your door CLICK HERE to sign up virtually.   You can run your 5k any time between now and March 31st!

Packet Pickup Information

Pig Minds Brewing Co.

4080 Steele Dr.

Machesney Park, IL

Friday March 11th from 4-6pm!

Race Day Pickup is Available at the Speedway starting at Noon on race day, but if possible we recommend skipping the lines and joining us at Pig Minds on Friday night!

Want to avoid the lines entirely? You can choose to have your swag items shipped to your home prior to the race for only $10 per person when done with registration. Shipping to your home address is available until 2/27/22.

This is a fun run 5k and may be slightly short of a full 5 kilometers, but does feature beer stops on the course!

Click Here for an interactive course map

Nikolas Ritschel Foundation is enriching the lives of young adults fighting cancer by providing their families happy memories filled with laughter and smiles.  

Click Here to Learn More

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