Explore the best of independent Texas breweries with a series of 5k races at different independent craft breweries across Texas! Finish at least six races to complete your 6-Pack and receive a custom finisher medal!
Explore exciting new upcoming breweries along with some well-known favorites. Every course runs through Texas countryside, neighborhoods, farm roads, small towns or a little of each. Walkers welcome! After the run, you’ll enjoy the unique atmosphere and vibe at each of these one-of-a-kind Texas breweries as you sample their brews. Have a great time for a good cause: every 5k in the 6-Pack also benefits a local non-profit partner!
Your 6-Pack registration includes:
- Entry into a series of 5k beer runs at some of the state’s best independent craft breweries
- A limited-edition tech 2022 Texas 5k 6-Pack Beer Challenge T-shirt
- A custom finisher medal when you complete at least 6 events
- A special bonus prize when you finish MORE than 6 events!
PLUS, at each event you’ll receive:
- A cool race performance fabric T-shirt
- A souvenir finisher pint glass
- Four 8 oz. beer tastings
- A well-supported, chip-timed course
- Beer-themed awards for overall and age group winners and our famous random drawing prizes
- Free downloadable race photos available online after each event.
Challenge yourself to a year of 5ks and beer!
Late to the party? Check out the A La Carte Option!
There’s still time to register for the 6-Pack! This option is for runners who didn’t sign up for the full 6-Pack earlier this year, but who plan to run at least 6 races in the series. If you are on track to complete at least 6 of the following events this year (see below for complete list), register now to receive the official 2022 Texas 5k 6-Pack Beer Challenge Finisher Medal! All 6-Pack finishers will receive their awards at the final race in the series, the Real Ale 5k Beer Run in Blanco on Dec. 3.Register by May 30 to guarantee your official 2022 Texas 5k 6-Pack Beer Challenge T-shirt! You can still register after May 30, but shirt availability is not guaranteed.
- YOU MUST BE REGISTERED FOR THE 6-PACK TO RECEIVE A FINISHER MEDAL! Your registration lets us know you’re in the game and allows us to start tracking your results throughout the year.
- A La Carte entry does not include registration for any of the 5k events. You must register for each event individually.
- The A La Carte option is available until Oct. 15.
- ANY beer run, including 6-Pack Challenge events AND wild card events, counts toward completion of your 6-Pack with the A La Carte option.
The 2022 Line Up!
- Middleton Brewing Co. 5K Beer Run, Saturday March 5, San Marcos
- 5 Stones Artisan Brewery 5K Beer Run, Saturday April 9th, New Braunfels
- 12 Fox Beer Co. 5K , Saturday May 14, Dripping Springs
- Kinematic Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday May 28, Comfort
- No Label Brewing 1st Street 5K Beer Run, Saturday June 18, Katy
- Southern Star Brewing Co. 5K Beer Run, Saturday Aug 13, Conroe
- Roughhouse Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday Oct. 15, San Marcos
- Back Pew Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday Nov. 5, Porter
- Real Ale Brewing 5K Beer Run, Saturday Dec. 3, Blanco
- $300 through May 28 (includes remaining 6 races in the series; official 2022 6-Pack T-shirts guaranteed to all registered by this date)
NEW THIS YEAR! Under 21 registration
Bring the kids! Under 21 registration includes the option for a cotton T-shirt in youth sizes and souvenir pint glass.
- $240 through May 28 (includes remaining 6 races in the series; May 14 (includes registration for remaining 7 events in the series; official 2022 6-Pack T-shirts guaranteed to all registered by this date)
The Official 2022 Texas 5k 6-Pack Beer Challenge Shirt
You must register for the 6-Pack by May 28 to guarantee your official 2022 Texas 5k 6-Pack shirt. Shirts will be available at the No Label Brewing Co. 5k on June 18 and at all following 6-Pack races. Shirts may be available for those registering for the 6-Pack after May 14, but availability and sizes are not guaranteed.
Finisher Medal Ceremony at the Real Ale 5k Beer Run, December 3, 2022
The 2022 Real Ale 5k Beer Run in Blanco is the final event in the series. All registered 5k 6-Pack Challengers who have completed at least six events will receive the highly coveted 6-Pack finisher medal after the race. Get a special bonus prize when you finish MORE than 6 events!
If you can’t make it to an event, you can run it virtually! Email us at 6Pack@RunInTexas.com to let us know before race day that you’ll be running virtually. Then email us your time after you’ve completed your run and we’ll enter it in your results to count toward your 6-Pack goal. 6-Pack runners may choose to run any event virtually and we will ship their race packet to them at no extra charge (unfortunately we cannot ship pint glasses or beer with the virtual option).
“Wild Card” events
People get busy and life happens. In the event you cannot make 6 of the events in the series, Run In Texas offers at least one additional Texas craft brewery “wild card” event. This will be another 5k at a different brewery. With paid registration and completion of a wild card event, you can get credit towards completing the 6-pack. You must register and pay for the “wild card” events separately, but they are there if you need them.
2022 Wild Card Events:
Galveston Island Brewing Co. 5K Beer Run, Oct. 8, Galveston
Hound Song Brewing 5k Beer Run, Nov. 12, Columbus
Details & registration coming soon!
At each race, we work with local authorities and our venue partners to coordinate a safe, fun event. If it is determined that we cannot hold a race safely, the race may be rescheduled or cancelled. If cancelled, you will receive a credit that can be applied to a future event to ensure you get the full value of your 6-Pack registration. In addition, 6-Pack runners may choose to run any event virtually and we will ship their race packet to them at no extra charge (unfortunately we cannot ship pint glasses or beer with the virtual option).
The Fine Print
- Sorry, no refunds and no bib transfers for Challenge participants.
- While we proudly offer military discounts on individual registration for all Run In Texas events, we cannot offer military discounts for the Challenge because prices already include a discounted rate for all 9 events (including 6-Pack swag).
- You must register for the 6-Pack by May 14 to guarantee your official 2022 Texas 5k 6-Pack tech shirt. Shirts may be available after that, but availability and sizes cannot be guaranteed.
- You MUST be registered in the Challenge to be eligible to receive the 6-Pack finisher medal.
The 2022 Texas 5K 6-Pack Beer Challenge Line Up
Listed in chronological order. Click below to visit the event page.
#1 Middleton Brewing Co. 5K Beer Run, Saturday, March 5, San Marcos
#2 5 Stones Artisan Brewery 5K Beer Run, Saturday, April 9, New Braunfels
#3 12 Fox Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday, May 14, Dripping Springs
#4 Kinematic Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday May 28, Comfort
#5 No Label Brewing 1st Street 5k, Saturday June 18, Katy
#6 Southern Star Brewing Co 5K Beer Run, Saturday, Aug. 13, Conroe
#7Roughhouse Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday Oct. 15, San Marcos
#8 Back Pew Brewing 5k Beer Run, Saturday Nov. 5, Houston
#9 Real Ale 5k Beer Run, Saturday Dec. 3, Blanco
Please contact us at email@example.com with any questions. Please do not email or call the breweries regarding 5K information.