Bacon5Kegs Run/Walk - Racine, WI - 2018

Bacon5Kegs Run/Walk - Racine, WI - 2018

Saturday, September 1, 2018  @  9:00 AM   •  5k, Bacon & Kegs Beach Party


1 Barker Street, Racine WI 53403, Racine, WI    view map


Celebrate INTERNATIONAL BACON DAY on Saturday, September 1st with Bacon5Kegs!  
Build up your appetite by running or walking a 5K course along the beautiful and scenic shoreline of Lake Michigan followed by the Bacon & Kegs® Beach Party on Racine's lakefront. 

NEW LOCATION, SAME ROUTE.  We're changing things up a bit this year. The North Beach Oasis is our host for this event offering spectacular views of the lake and Racine Harbor.

"Bacon & Kegs ®" after party! Not interested in running or walking? 
No problem, just join us for the PARTY!

After the run we are featuring Beer & Bacon… Items include BLT's, Chips, Bacon Nachos, Snacks. etc. So after the 5K, kick back, relax, eat and enjoy a few cold brews at the beach.

We've got SWAG! Race Participants that select general registration also receive a Cool Neon Dry Fit Shirt, Finishers Medal, Cool Bib, Beverage Cooler, Koozie® and a 5Kevents Coffee Mug!

NOTE: Images below are an artist rendering and not the actual final product. Expect minor variations.


 T Shirt

 Finisher's Medal

 Goody Bag

 Event Timed


 Food and Drinks





Course description:

The course takes place along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan with amazing views more than make up for it.

Directions to start:

The start and finish line will be at the North Beach Oasis, This is a new loacation.


Parking is available throughout the  area.

Awards info:

All participants will receive a custom finisher's medal. Top three male and female will be recognized as well as the top male and female in respective 5 year age groups.

  • 9 and under
  • 5 year age categories (starting at 10yrs old on up)
  • Wheelchair Division


Bring a beach towel and swim wear... it's time to hot the beach! All participants are required to obtain their wristbands the morning of the event. Wristbands are mandatory for Bacon and Beer. You must show your I.D. and bib # to obtain the wristband. If you take advantage of our early packet pick up, you can head straight to the I.D. check by the registration table. If you did not take advantage, you can pick up your race packet and then head to the I.D. check. You must arrive in person, with your I.D. and race bib to get your wristband. Only one wristband per paid participant.


REMOTE RUNNERS packets will be mailed  the week before the event.

Race Day Agenda:

7:00 - 8:45 A.M. : Packet Pick up and ID check

9:00 A.M. : 5K Start

10:30 A.M. : Awards and Raffle prizes


Packet pickup:

Early Packet Pick up:


Race Day Packet Pick up:

Saturday, September 1: TBA  -  7:00 - 8:45 a.m.


• 5K General Registration (9:00 am start)

$40.00    Expires 8/26/2018 11:59 PM

• 5K Late Registration (9:00 am start)

$45.00    8/20/2018 to 8/31/2018 3:00 PM

• 5K NO SWAG Registration (9:00 am start)

$25.00    Expires 8/31/2018 11:59 PM

• Bacon & Kegs Party Only (Not a runner but I love BACON!) (9:00 am start)

$25.00    Expires 8/31/2018 11:59 PM

• REMOTE RUNNER - Includes T-Shirt/Bib/Finishers Medal

$30.00    Expires 8/31/2018 12:00 PM







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