Sun October 8, 2023 Glendale, WI 53217 US


All ages and abilities welcome! (chip-timed)

5k Beer Run/Walk

10:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
Untimed Dash to the Beer!

.05k Beer Run/Walk (54 yard dash)

10:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
Shipping included!



700 W Lexington Blvd
Glendale, WI US 53217


Join us for The Milwaukee Beer Run 5k & .05k 
on Sunday, October 8 2023 at The Bavarian Bierhaus!

Enjoy the beautiful out-and-back course along the tree-lined Oak Leaf trail, crossing the finish line into the Oktoberfest celebration!

Over in the fest, the beer will be flowing, music will be jumpin’, and folks will be celebrating their victories with beautiful autumn views. Celebrate your race in true Milwaukee style, all day entry to Milwaukee's Original Oktoberfest in Old Heidelberg Park on October 8 is included with your registration! 

Distances Available:

3.1 miles (5k): Walk, run, or jog along the Oak Leaf Trail, ending at Oktoberfest; all ages and abilities are welcome.

54 yards (.05): A hot 54 yards to glory and all the great perks!

Race start time: 10am

Virtual Race option includes shipping.

5k & .05k Registration Includes

  • Walk or run along the stunning Oak Leaf Trail

  • Beer Run Crewneck Sweatshirt

  • Beer Run Collector’s Cup

  • Complimentary post-race beer or root beer from The Bavarian Bierhaus

  • Complimentary entry to Milwaukee's Original Oktoberfest | Old Heidelberg Park at Bavarian Bierhaus

  • Chip-timed race (5k) and free race photos

  • Support of Hunger Task Force

Packet Pick-Up

PRE-RACE PICK-UP (strongly encouraged!)

When: Saturday, October 7 2023

Time: 11am - 5pm

Where: Bavarian Bierhaus | 700 W Lexington Blvd, Glendale, WI 53217

When: Sunday, October 8 2023

Time: 8:00am - 10:00am

Where: Bavarian Bierhaus | 700 W Lexington Blvd, Glendale, WI 53217

  • You may pick up a friend's packet. There is no waiver needed

  • IMPORTANT: Early packet pick-up is strongly encouraged! There will be long lines on race morning. Please arrive early if utilizing race morning pick-up.

Look for the rainbow tent in the parking lot.


  • February 1 - February 28: $43 (5k) | $37 (.05k)

  • March 1 - June 30: $45 (5k) | $40 (.05k)

  • July 1 - September 15: $50 (5k) | $45 (.05k)

  • September 16 - October 7: $55 (5k) | $50 (.05k)

  • October 8: $60 (5k) | $55 (.05k)

Online Registration will close at 9:45am on Sunday, October 8 (event day). We will update our Facebook page when we are sold-out!


Can't make the event or want to switch distances? You may transfer your registration to another participant, to another distance, or to the virtual race from your account on Run Sign Up, up until the day of the event.

1) Log in on

2) Click "Profile" on the top right-hand side of the page

3) Click "Manage Registration"

4) Transfer Event [distance] or Transfer to Another Runner (Depending on your chosen option- listed at the top of the page on the top right)

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