Cheers to the over 1,600 people who attended the 2016 Newport Craft Brew Race. We hope you had fun!
Photos will be posted in the coming week!
84 Fort Adams Drive
Newport, Rhode Island 02840 (map)
Race Start: 12:00 p.m.
Festival: 12:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Online registration is now closed and the event is 100% Sold Out. There will be NO onsite race registration or festival-only tickets available on Saturday.
Please arrive early!
|Fees||5k + Brew Fest||Brew Fest||Designated Driver|
Thru June 16
Thru July 15
If you would prefer to register offline, please send the mail-in-form along with payment. Please note that there is an additional $5.00 processing fee for mail-in registrations.
You will need your ID in order to receive your 21+ bracelet when you pick up your race bib prior to the race. The bracelet must be worn during the race and presented for entry into the Festival. Festival Only and Designated Driver participants must present their ID at the gate of the Brew Festival following the race for access to the festival.
Food vendors will be onsite selling, so cash is also recommended.
Event day parking will be available onsite at Fort Adams State Park. Please allow yourself ample time on race morning to park and walk to the starting area, approximately half a mile from the designated parking areas. Please follow signs and the directions of the race volunteers on where to park.
This is a 21+ event, no exceptions. No one under the age of 21 is permitted to participate in the event, including babies, children and pets.
The 5k will begin at 12:00 p.m. in Fort Adams State Park. All runners must check in prior to the run at Bib Pick Up to receive their race number, timing chip and 21+ bracelet.
Location: Fort Adams State Park (map) | Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
It is strongly recommended that all runners arrive early to registration to alleviate race day delays.
Gather your friends, family or mutual craft brew lovers and join or create a team when registering to compete for the team prizes. Three award categories include Largest Team, Largest Brewery Team, and Fastest Team. More Info
All 5k participants will receive a Craft Brew Races medal at the finish line. Awards will be presented to the top three male and female finisher's during the post-race Brew Festival.
The Brew Festival will begin immediately following the race, with gates opening at 12:30 p.m. Runners must present their 21+ bracelet for entry. Festival Only and Designated Driver ticket holders will receive their 21+ bracelet at the festival gate.
We urge all attendees to enjoy their time responsibly. We recommend participants designate a sober driver and we are happy to offer admittance to all designated drivers for $15.00 whereupon they can enjoy the festivals' great atmosphere, food and live music and offer you a safe ride home.
Note: We do not offer a 5k/Designated Driver ticket option.
The Mobile Locker Co. will be onsite on race morning providing secure lockers for athlete gear bags at the race start and finish in Fort Adams for a small fee. Book your locker online before 5:00 PM Friday, of event week, or pay onsite on race morning. Pre-Book Locker
Food vendors and trucks will be onsite selling throughout the festival. Food vendors include Mission Newport, The ShuckIn Truck, Pour Judgement, Brick Alley Pub, Noreys, Kayem Artisan Sausage.
Not a runner but would like to attend the brew festival for free? Sign up to be a volunteer at any Brew Races venue to help with race registration and/or course marshalling and as soon as the run is complete join your running buddies at the festival! All volunteers get a T-shirt. Space is limited.
The Craft Brew Races are a celebration of local craft brewing, an active lifestyle, and the surrounding community. We are proud to purchase all beer directly from the breweries in order to support the blossoming industry. Cheers!Learn More
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