2019 Border War 5K Beer Fest Run/Walk

2019 Border War 5K Beer Fest Run/Walk

Saturday, August 3, 2019   •  5k, Remote Runners Welcome!

Address:

Pennoyer Park, 3601 7th Ave, Kenosha, WI 53140, Kenosha, WI    view map

Description:

NEW VENUE! The Border War 5K Run/Walk is a friendly battle before the Border War Beer Fest to see which state has the best average 5K time for runners and walkers.  Besides individual awards, the times of all the athletes will be averaged to find our winner - between Wisconsin and Illinois - giving the state bragging rights. 


This finish-line banner will display the winning state each year and be present at all of the future Border War 5K Beer Fest races, beckoning its adversaries to reverse the winning streak each year.
 
Participants get a special early entry into the Border War Beer Fest, T-shirt, Finishers Medal, and cool race bib! 


 

PRIOR WINNERS:
2016: WISCONSIN
2017: In Honor of LUC BERNARD
2018: Illinois

Features:

 T Shirt

 Finisher's Medal

 Goody Bag

 Event Timed

 Food and Drinks

 Beer

 Music

 Awards

 

Course description:

The run/walk will start and finish in Pennoyer Park and follow the bike path north past Carthage College.

Course maps:

 Border War 5K - 2019  

Parking:

Street parking is available around the event.

Awards info:

All participants will receive a custom finisher's medal. Age group winners will be recognized with a recognition pin.

The Overall State Time will be determined by combining all finishers from that state and averaging their times. Every participant's time is included in creating this Overall Time.

Additional info

Please make sure you purchase the proper race ticket if you want to participate in the beer festival ("w/Festival Entrance").  All race participants designated as Beer Fest participants will be allowed special entry at 2:30 pm. General admission opens at 3:00 pm. You must be 21 and older to be admitted to the Beer Fest.

Important Information

**Please note that you MUST be 21+ in order to get into the Beer Festival after the race.  Make sure that you have a valid ID available before entering the festival.**

Packet pickup:

Race Day Agenda (Saturday, August 3rd)


Packet Pick Up: 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
State Group Picture: 12:55 am
5K Start: 1:00 p.m.
Awards: 2:10 p.m.
Entry into Beer Fest (that paid for beer fest entry): 2:30 p.m.

Options:

• Just the 5K - (all ages) NO T-SHIRT INCLUDED

$25.00    Expires 8/2/2019 10:00 AM

• LATE - Just the 5K - (all ages)

$35.00    7/31/2019 to 8/2/2019 11:59 PM

• General - Just the 5K - (all ages)

$30.00    Expires 7/30/2019 11:59 PM

• 5K w/ Festival General Admission (21 & up)

$60.00    Expires 7/30/2019 11:59 PM

• 5K w/ Festival General Admission (21 & up)

$65.00    7/31/2019 to 8/2/2019 4:00 PM

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

$35.00    Expires 8/2/2019 4:00 PM

 

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