Shamrock Beer Run & BrewFest Chicago at Busse Woods

Sat March 7, 2020 Directions
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Busse Woods Grove 28

***March 7, 2020 at Busse Woods***  Who is ready to Party Shamrock Style? The 2020 event will feature a Kick-A** Party DJ, Food Trucks, Big Enclosed Party Tent, Giant Beer Pong & of course plenty of BEEEER.  It’s going to be a BrewFest!!

Start the 5K with a toast of a craft brew then run/walk, stopping each kilometer or so to drink another craft beer!

Enjoy a pint  of your favorite beer after your 5K!!!  Better yet, enjoy a pint before the 5K...

Come and enjoy Party Style 5K, some beer then be rewarded with a magnetic bottle-opening finishers medal! Plus all participants receive a long-sleeve performance tech shirt & pint glass. Not to mention 34 ounces of beer are included!! 

Don't want to do the 5K?  Register for the BrewFest!  It's only $15 plus includes a Pint of beer and all the benefits to the entertainment and fun without having to walk or run 3 miles to get to where everyone wants to be anyway.... The post race party!   

This is a 21+ event only.  No strollers, no kids, no one under 21 admitted.

Packet Pick-Up

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Rack House Kitchen and Tavern
222 E Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday, March 6, 2020
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Church Street Brewery
1480 Industrial Dr Unit C, Itasca, IL 60143


Included unisex shirt
*New in 2020. Upgrade to these awesome tech shirts



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1)  On Site Parking:  

     • 400 spaces available at “Busse Woods Grove 28”

     • Enter park at Golf Rd & Ring Rd, Rolling Meadows, IL

     • PLEASE CAR POOL (on site parking is estimated to fill by 1pm)


2)  Remote Parking:

     • Continental Towers (Northwest Corner of Parking Lot at 1701 Golf Rd, Rolling Meadows)

     • Shuttle service available 1pm-5:45pm

         OR:  1 mile scenic walk to the start/finish line along the Busse Woods Trail


*Parking at Atrium Building on Ring Rd is not recommended


There will be Food available on Site!  Check back for updates on official food truck vendors.  Food trucks will be on site from 12pm - 5:00pm.

What Beers Will Be On The Course?

0K (Start) = Heavenly Helles lager

1K = Li'l Luci session hazy IPA

2K = Magisterium Maibock

3K =  Crimson Clover Red Ale

4K =  Holy Cow Milk Stout


Busse Woods Grove 28


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