What is a “Brew Athlon?

This is a microbrew event that will also include a 5k race.

What time does the actual race begin?

The run begins at 7:30 a.m.

What is the distance of the race?

This is a 5k race.

Is this a “fun-run” or will there be recognition/awards for my race time?

This is a “fun-run” that will not include awards for your race time.

Where will this event take place?

The 5k Brew Athlon will take place in Valparaiso, Indiana at the Sunset Hill Farm Park.

Is there a registration and fee required for participating in the run?

Yes. General Admission is $40 which includes your registration in the 5k race and unlimited tastings of various brews. General Admission for Designated Drivers $15.

I just want to come to enjoy the Brew Tastings, is there a different fee for that?

No. The General Admission of $40 is the entrance fee for tastings, whether you participate in the race or not. Designated Drivers entrance fee is $15.

Am I limited to a certain number of tastings?

When you pay the General Admission price of $40 you will receive unlimited tastings.

I just want to participate in the 5k race and not the brew tastings. Is there a fee for that?

Yes. If you are not participating in the brew tastings the entrance fee is only $15. This is called our “Designated Driver” admission.    

Who will be providing the brew tastings?

A variety of microbreweries from Northwest Indiana and nearby locations outside the state of Indiana will be providing samples of their brews.

Can I be served beer while participating in the 5K?

No. We will have a water station, but no beer pours will take place on the race course.

How can I register?

You can register online at www.brewathlon.com.

Can I register and pay at the door?

Yes you can. If you register/purchase tickets after August 22, 2014 the General Admission price is $45 and the Designated Driver (not participating in the brew tastings) price is $20.

Is food included in the general admission fee?

Food vendors will be selling a variety of options available for purchase at affordable prices.

May I bring my underage children to this event?

This is an adult event and you must be 21 and older with a valid photo ID to attend. There are no exceptions.

What other activities will take place?

Live bands will perform throughout the afternoon, and food vendors will be available.

What time does the event end?

This event ends at 3:30 p.m.

Who is hosting this event?

This is a fundraising event for the not-for-profit organization Foundation for Molecular Medicine. FFMM is dedicated to supporting education on early detection of metastatic cancers. To find out more visit our website at www.ffmm.org.

 

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