Beer Garden 5K Series

Music, Beer & Food Trucks, + a little running.

Back and bigger in 2018.  We have added more races, a night run and a trail run to the series.  Join Silver Circle Sports Events for live music, beer and food trucks. In between....a 5K run/walk..  All participants receive a pint glass full of beer or root beer.

Race Schedule 

Series Date Course Race Day Instructions Registration Results
Greenfield Park May 17 Map Race Day Instructions Results
Bender Park June 7 Map Race Day Instructions Results
Minooka Park (Trail Run) June 14 Map Race Day Instructions Results
Froemming Park June 21 Map Race Day Instructions Results
Grant Park July 12 Map Race Day Instructions Results
Lake Park July 26 Map Race Day Instruction Results
Juneau Park August 23 Map Race Day Instruction Results
Frame Park (Night run) September 22 Map Race Day Instructions Results
*opt out of a shirt and save $5.00 per race

Individual Race Price

Now through 4 weeks prior to event $30
Four weeks - registration closing $35
Race Day Registration $40

Package Price 

  Through April 17th Through May 10 Registration
4 Pack $100 $120
5 Pack $125 $150
6 Pack $150 $180
7 Pack $175 $210
Series $200 $240

When registering for multiple races ("Package Price") you will be able to select the races you would like to run. At check out, you will receive a discount of $5.00 per race after 3 races.  Only use this registration if you are signing up for multiple events.  Single race registrations are located above.

Package Pricing will close on May 10th. 

Kiddos 1K

We are going to hold a FREE kiddo's 1K at the first event - Greenfield Park.  If attendance warrents, we will expand the FREE kiddo's 1K to other events.

Refer your friends and save money on registration!

For every three registrations, we will refund $10.00 of your registration fee.  Two ways to do it.

At registration checkout, you will be given the option to share your registration on Facebook.  If 3 people register from that post, shazam we will refund $10. 

On your registration receipt, there will be a registration link. Share that link and we will refund $10 for every 3 registrations.
You can find the registration link by logging into your Run Sign Up account and email the receipt to yourself.  The software will keep track of friends registering from your link and Facebook post.


5:30 Packet pick up & race day registration
6:30 Race start
7:15 Awards

Race times may change and will be updated in the race day instructions.

Age group medals for 1st - 3rd male & female in 5 year age brackets.
Team Awards:
Fastest team with at least 4 members (four fastest scores used to calculate time) - free beer for each team member
Largest team - free stein for team leader & 1 refill to share all your new friends

Average Joe & Jane Awards 

At all Silver Circle Sports Events 5K, we will award the Average Joe & Jane award.  The award goes to the male and female that finish exactly in the middle of their division will received receive a super sexy Average Joe / Average Jane shirt, flowers and an free entry into the Average Joe 5K.

Races are professionally chipped timed by Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC
Aid Station: 

There will be an athlete aid station at approximately 1.5 miles.


Those registered by the Wednesday one week prior to the race are guaranteed a custom race shirt.  After that, shirts will be available while on line supplies last. Any extra shirts will be distributed after the race on a first come first serve basis. 

Opt out of a shirt and save $5.00 per race.

Packet Pickup: 

Packets can be picked up the day of the race. 

We need volunteers for everything from goody bag stuffing to course marshals. If you or your group have an interest in volunteering, we would greatly appreciate the assistance. 
Register to volunteer:
Weather / Refund Policy: 
Refunds are not permitted for any reason.

The event will be held unless severe weather occurs. In the event of severe weather, the race director may delay or cancel the event.  If the event is canceled, there will be no refunds. Silver Circle Sports Events has a NO REFUND policy.


This event is a Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC owned, produced, timed & managed event.  Need help with an event?  Contact us HERE.