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Nashville Oktoberfest 5K Bier Run 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Nashville Farmer's Market 900 7th Ave NashvilleTN  37208
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Nashville Farmer's Market 900 7th Ave NashvilleTN  37208

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at the Nashville Oktoberfest

Corner of 7th Ave N & Jefferson St



Online registration closes at 8:00 pm on Thursday, October 10.  Onsite registration and packet pick up:

Friday October 12 from Noon to 6pm

Saturday, Oct 13 from 6:30am to 7:30am

This is the same place that registered runners may pick up their Race Registration Packets!


Register now for the 19th Annual Oktoberfest 5K Bier Run - part of the Nashville Oktoberfest!

Oktoberfest is Nashville's oldest & largest festival, and the 2nd largest Oktoberfest in the USA! Join us for our annual 5K Bier Run through the streets of Historic Germantown in downtown Nashville!

All proceeds from the race benefit the nonprofit Historic Germantown Neighborhood Association, a registered 501(c)3.

All pre-registered racers receive:

  • FREE Oktoberfest 5K Race T-Shirt
  • FREE 20 oz. Beer (or Wine) of your Choice* 

* 21+ with ID to enjoy alcohol at the Oktoberfest. Beer available directly after race, for wine please redeem token at any Oktoberfest Beer Station.

Registration Rates

$35 June & July
$40 August 
$45 Sept 1 - Oct 11
$50 October 12 & 13


Prizes & Awards

Awards will be given to top 3 finishers overall, masters & top 3 finishers in each of the age categories. (5 yr. age groups).  Prizes for overall winners. Awards to top 3 companies in each division of the Corporate Challenge. Teams will compete in divisions by company size using cross-country scoring, handicapped by age & gender. 


Event details and schedule

Race Start Time: 8am

Early Packet Pick-Up

Race Packet Pick-Up available at the 5K Race Registration Tent at the Nashville Oktoberfest (Corner of 7th Ave N & Jefferson St) 

  • Friday, Oct 12th 12 Noon - 6:00pm
  • Saturday, Oct 13th (Day of Race): 6:30am - 7:30am

Race start time is 8 am. Use of Headphones is discouraged. Strollers are lined up at rear. Pets not allowed.  Must complete the course in 1 hour.

Race Management provided by the Nashville Striders

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