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Beer Run - Nicollet Open Streets | Part of 2019 MN Brewery Running Series

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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park

4055 Nicollet Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55409

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Join us at Nicollet Open Streets!

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Run for Beer!

Run for Root Beer!

Slow Bike for Beer!

Nicollet Open Streets unveils a trio of races!!

Join us on Sunday, Sept 22 for a trio of fun runs and rides as part of Nicollet Open Streets! Races are staggered and will kick off starting at 11:15 AM with the 5K Run for Beer. The Quarter-mile Run for Root Beer is targeted at early runners nine years old or younger and will begin at 12:15 PM. A Slow Bike Race (for Beer, of course) will close out the race day at 1:15 PM. All races will kick off under the blow-up arch in front of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park.

Be active. Have fun. Give back!

100% of all registration fees go directly to Kingfield and Lyndale Neighborhood Associations, non-profits committed to developing local leadership, identifying and solving local issues, and building a stronger community in our neighborhoods and within the City!

Your registration includes the fun-run, swag/give-aways, 1 free beer (or root beer) from your choice of select vendors along Nicollet Avenue, bragging rights, and event festivities including multiple stages with live music, special deals from local businesses, access to food trucks & beer gardens, and more fun at Open Streets which lasts until 5 PM.

Don’t forget some extra $$$. In addition to your FREE beer and swag there will be merchandise for sale, food, and plenty more beer!

This event is open to the public, but space is limited, so make sure to register! RUN FOR BEER, support your community & local non-profits, and have fun!

Important details:

This is an open course, meaning all roads will NOT be closed. You are responsible for obeying all traffic laws and regulations.

We will have volunteers along the way to help you know where to go.

You must bring a valid ID or driver’s license. You do not need to be 21 to enjoy the event, but you must be 21 to enjoy the beer. Please drink responsibly. (Registered, underage participants will receive a token for a FREE non-alcoholic beverage)

We run rain or shine! Please dress appropriately for the weather.

There will not be a bag check; please plan accordingly.

Check-in starts at 10:45 AM.

Please note there is NO parking on Nicollet Avenue all day, and no driving on Nicollet starting at 11:00 AM. Plan to arrive by 11 AM to warm up with your fellow runners before the 5k race begins at 11:15 AM. There is parking in the MLK Park parking lot off of 40th Street, and nearby street parking on 42nd Street and 40th Street. We always encourage carpooling and safe, designated drivers.

Get more information on the Nicollet Open streets Run Trio and other runs organized by the MN Brewery Running Series at https://breweryrunningseries.com/minnesota/ Look for the Nicollet Open Streets logo!

Got questions? Contact KFNA Executive Director Sarah Linnes-Robinson at kfna@kingfield.org or 612-823-5980.

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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park

4055 Nicollet Avenue

Minneapolis, MN 55409

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