Run the Oktoberfest Half Marathon & 5K!
Celebrate autumn, craft beer & running with a half marathon in North Carolina
September 28th, 2024
Experience the true essence of autumn in Asheville, North Carolina, as you indulge in a delightful celebration of craft beer and running at the highly anticipated Oktoberfest Half Marathon & 5k. This exceptional half marathon in North Carolina offers a picturesque race route that winds through some of Asheville’s most charming locales, including the vibrant River Arts District (RAD), the historic Montford neighborhood, and the enchanting West Asheville. As you take in the stunning scenery, you’ll also be treated to over 8 miles of greenway running alongside the majestic French Broad River.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to combine your love for running and craft beer! Embrace the spirit of Oktoberfest by sporting your best lederhosen and lacing up your running shoes for this invigorating race. While festive costumes are heartily encouraged, they are by no means mandatory – it’s all about celebrating in style and you could even snag an extra special costume awards!
After crossing the finish line, revel in the post-race festivities at the Hi-Wire Brewing Beer Garden, where our fantastic sponsors await to treat you to a well-deserved celebration.
Join us on September 30, 2023, for an unforgettable experience at the Oktoberfest Half Marathon & 5k, and savor the perfect blend of autumn magic, craft beer, and the thrill of running. Register now and secure your spot in this must-attend event, proudly brought to you by Kick It Event Management!
It’s a RAD Beer Garden
The Hi-Wire River Arts District (RAD) Beer Garden is located at 284 Lyman St, Asheville, NC 28801
Included in your race entry:
- Finisher medal (both 5k and 13.1)
- Professionally chip timed race
- Short sleeved technical tshirt
- Hi-Wire beer
- Collectable race bib
Fun for the Whole Family
Don’t want to commit to the 13.1 distance, join in the fun with the 5k! Costume awards and middle of the pack awards for those of you who aren’t in it to win in and are in it for the fun!