Race Day Information

Things to Remember!

Arrive early! The start line will close at 9:15 AM, which is 15 minutes after the 9:00 AM, 5K official start of the run, if you arrive later than 9:15 AM you will not be allowed to start the race so please arrive on time.

Parking

Parking will be in the surrounding neighborhoods, do not park anywhere that is designated as a tow away zone. Towing is strongly enforced where signage indicates.

Neighborhood parking can be found South/East of the brewery on public street parking. Neighborhood parking can be found East of Main Street on the side streets.

Address

Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
701 Galveston Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104

SCHEDULE

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Packet Pick up and Race Day Registration

9:00 AM: Rahr & Sons Oktoberfest 5K Run/Walk Start
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10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Rahr Biergarten featuring Rahr craft beers, food, live entertainment and Rahr Oktoberfest zanny contests and games!

10:30 AM: Awards, costume contest

Oktoberfest Shenanigans

STEIN HOISTING

Rahr & Sons is bringing a time honored Oktoberfest tradition to the brewery with the traditional Oktoberfest Stein Hoisting Competition. We will randomly select six (6) girls and six (6) guys from the crowd to participate in the competition.

The girl and guy that can hold their stein the longest without spilling will receive a free entry into next year's Rahr Oktoberfest 5K, a $25 gift card to the Rahr & Sons Gift Shop, and get to keep their steins. All other contestants will get to keep their steins as well.

COSTUME CONTEST

Dress in your Oktoberfest best for the annual Rahr & Sons Oktoberfest 5K costume contest. Winners will be determined on stage and the best dressed lady and guy will win the coveted, commemorative Rahr Oktoberfest hand crafted, ceramicbeerstein!

Chrono Track Timing

Disposable timing tags will be used at this event.Age group awards will be determined by tag time.

Awards

1st Overall, masters and beer belly finishers in both genders will receive awards.

Top 3 finishers: 12 & under, 13-15, 16-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Costume Competition: Top Male and Female winners for the costume competition get to tap the keg!