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Hops for Hope 5K

Sat May 20, 2017 Saint Charles, IL US 60174 Directions
Events

5K Run

10:00AM CDT - 3:00PM CDT

5K Run - NO BEER STOPS

10:00AM CDT - 3:00PM CDT

Awards Ceremony ONLY

1:00PM CDT - 3:00PM CDT
Place
Mount Saint Mary Park
Prairie Street and Route 31
Saint Charles, IL US 60174
Description

Project Mobility's First Annual Hops for Hope 5K

PRE-REGISTRATION ENDS THURSDAY, MAY 18TH AT 10 AM - REGISTRATION OPENS BACK UP DAY OF THE EVENT FROM 10 AM - 11:45 AM AT MOUNT SAINT MARY PARK UNDER THE GAZEBO *THERE WILL BE A PRICE INCREASE FOR DAY OF REGISTRATIONS 

Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Mount Saint Mary Park
Corner of Prairie Street & Route 31
St. Charles, IL 60174

Registration & Check-in 10:00 am - 11:45 am
5K Race Starts 12:00 pm
Awards Ceremony 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Live Entertainment Beer Vendors, & Food

Hops for Hope 5K is a twist on the traditional 5K! The event is timed and the course is certified, whether you are a runner or walker this event is for you. You can take a casual stroll with your friends and sip on beer samples throughout the course or you can run to get your best time and skip the beer stops (discounted price) or grab and go.


The 5K will start at the beautiful Mount Saint Mary Park in St. Charles and head towards Geneva on the scenic path and end back at Mount Saint Mary Park for the Award Ceremony!

 
THAT'S A WEIRD TWIST?! We think you mean delicious and fun! Throughout the 5K there will be Refueling Stations (Beer Stops) featuring local craft breweries handing out 3-ounce beer samples to runners.

*All runners must be 21 years or older and show a valid ID day of the race. The Award Ceremony will feature a live band, more beer and food! 

Price increases on Race Day:  $50 5K, $40 5K NO BEER-WATER ONLY, $25 AWARDS CEREMONY  *credit/debit only - NO CASH ACCEPTED (Per Park District Ordinance)

 

Who is Project Mobility?

Project Mobility is nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. Their mission is to provide the freedom of mobility to children, adults and wounded soldiers with disabilities through adaptive cycling. In 2016 Project Mobility traveled to 25 different states serving over 2,000 wounded soldiers and held over 50 day camps for children with special needs and donated over $50,000 in adaptive cycling equipment! For 2017 they plan on surpassing last years numbers. Hops for Hope 5K will help them reach their goal by starting the year off right! Our goal is to net $15,000! This is were we need YOUR help!

www.projectmobility.org

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Questions?
Awards

Awards will be given to the top three male and female of each age group!

Results will be shown for the following age categories:  21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+

Course Map

Interested in promoting your business all while supporting a local charity?

We have a variety of sponsor levels to suit any budget. All sponsorship are tax-deductible *to the fullest extent of the law

Purpose: The purpose of Hops for Hope 5K is to raise awareness and funding to support Project Mobility and their mission. Project Mobility is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that provides the freedom of mobility through adaptive cycling to children, adults and wounded soldiers with disabilities.
Each adaptive bike ranges from $3,000 to $5,000 depending on the abilities of the individual. Your support in the form of a sponsorship will bring us closer to our goal.

Where Does My Money Go? 100% of the net proceeds from this event go directly to the Project Mobility. Our goal is to net $15,000! This is were we need YOUR help!

Why? Why not!? There is no better way to raise money for a local charity and promote your business for a fun and unique event!

DOWNLOAD SPONSOR PACKET

 

Interested in volunteering? Click here

Featured Breweries

We are excited to announce the Featured Breweries of Hops for Hope 5K!

Pig Minds Brewing

Solemn Oath Brewery

BBGB ~ Hardware

Church Street Brewing

You can sample their beers throughout the 5K course and redeem two (2) pints of your favorite beer you sampled during the Awards Ceremony.

Featured Food Vendors

We are excited to announce Puebla Modern Mexican, Nobel House, and Kimmer's Ice Cream will be the Featured Restaurants of Hops for Hope 5K!

*Each item will be 1 food ticket ($3) - Pre purchase your food tickets to save time and make it easier at Hops for Hope 5K

Puebla Modern Mexican's Menu
Carne Taco (steak)
Tinga Taco (chicken)
Hongos Taco (veggie option)
Mexican Street Corn
Guac & Chips

Nobel House's Menu

Rib Tips and Chips 
Pulled Pork Sandwich w/ House Slaw & Chips

Kimmer's Ice Cream's Menu

Vanilla
Chocolate
Parent Trap (vanilla, peanut butter ribbon & Oreos®)
Cookie Dough
Caramel Sea Salt
Mint Chocolate Chip

 

Packet Pick-Up

The Evergreen Pub & Grill
1400 W. Main Street
St. Charles IL

Thursday, May 18th
3 pm - 8 pm

Packet Pick-Up #2 TBD

We are so thankful of our Packet Pick-Up sponsor - The Evergreen Pub and Grill! They have a beautiful outdoor patio/bar that is calling your name! Make sure to stay for a drink (or two) and have a late lunch or dinner! Each person will receive $5 off their bill when you spend $25 or more on food.

*Packet Pick-Up is not required but highly suggested to help speed things up day of the 5K