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This event was created for purely social reasons. St. Pat’s Day, Beer and Friends. We tossed in a 5K for the heck of it!
We are on target for over 1000 runners in Year Three of this FUN event!
Green galore! Shannon’s custom craft beer! Chef Lorenzo’s pancakes and TONS of FUN, SWEATY folks who knock out 3.1 miles for bragging rights!
Come celebrate St Patrick’s Day with the Third Annual Shannon Brewing St Pat’s 5K Walk/Run. The race will start 9am followed by post party fun, music, pancakes, and of course the award winning hand crafted Shannon Brewing beer. Each finisher will receive a Shannon Brewing 5K finishers glass, Two glasses of beer, and a cool looking tech race shirt. There is no better place to be then at Shannon Brewing where Irish roots run deep.
Shannon Brewing is a Texas brewery with deep IRISH roots. The beers are produced using a FIRE-BREWED process handed down from the founder’s Great Grandfather. Shannon Brewing uses pure spring water, quality malted barley, and whole flower hops in all there beers. The award-winning beer is handcrafted that enables a precisely control enzyme activity, produce superior malty flowers and delicately caramelize sugars.
All participants will receive a commemorative shirt and finisher’s receive a custom mug!
5K: Overall male, Overall female, Male & female first, second and third place awards and in each age group:
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 & over
5K course that starts and finishes at Shannon Brewing Co. that is relatively flat and FAST!
Shannon Brewing Co.
818 North Main Street
Keller, TX 76248
Friday, March 10, 2017, 4:00pm-7:00pm
Saturday, March 11, 2017, 7:00am-8:45am
Arrive -EARLY- if you choose to pick up your packet on race morning!
Packet pick up closes at 8:45am – NO EXCEPTIONS!
A few tips to make your Shannon Brewery 5k THE BEST EVER:
· Pick up your packet on Friday, March 10th (yes, you can send a friend to pick it up for you) at Shannon Brewery from 4:00pm-7:00pm.
· If you don’t pick up your packet Friday night, plan on arriving -EARLY- Saturday morning to allow for parking and packet pick up. You do not need a photo ID and yes, you can pick up fellow leprechaun’s packets.
· Packet pick up and registration will close promptly at 8:45am race morning – NO EXCEPTIONS. This allows our timing folks to enter new registrations and get your race started ON TIME! Avoid being “that runner” and pick up your packet early.
· Shirt size exchanges will take place AFTER the race based on availability.
7:00 a.m. – Wake up. Apply scented “Shamrock Lip Gloss or After Shave.” If you apply both, go back to bed!
8:00 a.m. – Arrive at Race Site to “mingle” and apply shamrocks or dye hair green!
9:00 a.m. – Race starts!
10:00 a.m.- All “Wanna-Be Leprechauns” are finished!
10:15 a.m. – “O’Awards”
10:16 a.m. – The party continues at Shannon’s!
Midnight- You need to go home! Really, you need to go home!
Shannon Brewing 5k now offers additional parking JUST FOR YOU!
Overflow parking will be available at Ridgeview Elementary located at 1601 Marshal Ridge Dr, Keller, TX 76248
We will provide a bus service which will continually circle between Ridgeview Elementary School and Shannon Brewing from 7:30am to 11:30am race morning.
The bus route will not affect the race course.
Do not use Mt. Gilead from Highway 377/N. Main Street to access Ridgeview Elementary. This is part of the race course and will be blocked. Note the X on the map.
Hampton Inn & Suites N. Ft. Worth-Alliance Airport
4.1 miles from race site
13600 N Fwy Service Rd E
Fort Worth, TX 76177
Results and photos will be posted here after the race.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions page for any questions you may have regarding race details. For more information on sign-up or race logistics along with general information, e-mail DAR Race Info or call (214) 502-9837.
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