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Pretzel Run

Thu August 23, 2018
Location: Milwaukee, WI US 53217 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
Pretzel Run 5K
6:30PM CDT - 9:00PM CDT
Kid’s Pretzel Dash for children 8 and under.
7:00PM CDT - 9:00PM CDT
1.5 Mile Fun Run/Walk
6:30PM CDT - 9:00PM CDT
Oak Leaf Trail
4600 Estabrook Park
Milwaukee, WI US 53217

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Join us on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 6:30 pm for the 3rd annual Pretzel Run hosted by St. Robert School. Proceeds raised from this event will support St. Robert School while promoting health and wellness in children and adults. The event will also promote a strong sense of community!  The run will take place on the scenic Oak Leaf Trail in Estabrook Park and concludes with a family social at the Estabrook Beer Garden and playground area. Participants will receive plenty of goodies at the finish line, including a large soft pretzel, pretzel-flavored ice cream, Snyder's pretzel bags, fruit and Water Street Brewery root beer. We will also have live music to cheer on participants as they finish. The top winners in each age division will receive gift cards for local stores, including Performance Outfitters, lululemon, and Athleta. We welcome all runners and walkers to join in either the 5K run, the 1.5 mile fun run/walk or the 100 meter Kid’s Pretzel Dash for children 8 and under. Last year's event had almost 400 participants, and we are looking to increase that number. Don't miss the fun!

Event Schedule:
5:00 - 6:15pm: Race day registration and packet pickup
6:30pm: 5K run & 1.5 mile fun run/walk
7:30pm: Kid’s Pretzel Dash
7:45pm: Awards

The 5K run will be chip timed course on the Oak Leaf Trail. The 5K and the 1.5 mile fun run/walk will start south of the Estabrook pond on the Oak Leaf Trail and finish at the Estabrook Beer Garden. The Kid’s Pretzel Dash will start behind the baseball diamond and end at the finish line of the 5K run and 1.5 mile fun run/walk.

5K Run & 1.5 mile Fun Run/Walk
$30 June 20 - August 13
$35 August 14 - August 22*
$40 Race Day

What's Included: Pretzel Run Race T-Shirt, 5K Run Results for a Chip Timed Course, Post Race Food and Water, a Fresh Baked Pretzel and Awards!

Kid’s Pretzel Dash

  • What's Included: Pretzel Run Race T-shirt,  Participant Ribbon, Post Race Food and Water 

Please note:

  • T-Shirts are not guaranteed to be available for pickup for those registering after August 13th. They will be available for pickup at a later date.
  • Online registration will close at midnight on August 23rd.
  • Early packet pickup on August 22nd 3:00-7:00 pm at Performance Running Outfitters 4533 N Oakland Ave - Shorewood, WI 53211.  
  • You may still register at the event on August 23rd from 5:00 - 6:15. Cash or credit registration only at packet pickup and on race day. 

Medals will be awarded to 5K participants in first, second and third place finishers, both male and female, for 12 and under, 13 - 16, 17-19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, 60+. Giftcards will be awarded to the top runners in each division. 

Free parking is available in the Estabrook parking lots and on the street. There is a large free parking lot near the finish line by the Beer Garden and a small free parking lot near the start line. 

Packet Pickup:

  • EARLY: Wed, August 222nd 3:00-7:00 pm at Performance Running Outfitters 4533 N Oakland Ave - Shorewood, WI 53211.
  • Race Day: Thursday, August 23rd from 5:00-6:15 pm 

Post Race Celebration:
After the run, the celebration continues with music, awards and excellent food/drink available for purchase at the Estabrook Beer Garden! 

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Additional race information can be found at http://pretzelrun.org.


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