The race will kick-off at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017, and will start and end at First Street and Founders Way in front of the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks. Participants can look forward to German-themed elements throughout the course as well as other surprises! Look for our troop of German dancers on the race course as well as themed music!
All participants will receive the following exclusive Yuengling Oktoberfest 5k swag:
- Official Yuengling Oktoberfest 5k t-shirt
- Official Oktoberfest beer stein/mug
- Bavarian/German themed elements throughout the course
- One FREE Yuengling Oktoberfest beer (21+) to be served in the souvenir stein/mug
- Live entertainment
- Early VIP access and free admission to the Oktoberfest festival
Be sure to stick around after the race to enjoy the festivities. Your race bib gives you all-day access to the official Oktoberfest event: authentic German Oktoberfest with a special Pennsylvania flair. Highlighting the event is the 100-foot by 240-foot Yuengling Festhalle tent featuring German food, beer, and polka, rock and party bands.
The race is limited to 2,500 participants.