Ottawa Beer Run

  • Icon Start Time Start Time
    11:00
  • Icon Brewery Stops Brewery Stops
    6
  • Icon Distance Max Distance
    8KM
  • October 21, 2018

    HEY OTTAWA! WE CAN'T BELIEVE WE ARE IN YEAR SIX!

    YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS THE NEW AND IMPROVED PLANS FOR THIS YEAR. CHOOSE YOUR START TIME, GO VISIT OUR AMAZING BREWERY SPONSOR AND GET TRAINING!   Trust us?!! You Should! #Ottawabeerrun2018

    Icon Beer Where/when does the event Start?

    Come join us down at Remic Rapids - 351 Ottawa River Pkwy (Remic Rapids - what!) at 11:00am but the first wave pre-party starts at 11:10am!  Although we encourage carpooling or having someone drop you off, there will be access to the parking lot at Tunney's Pasture along Parkdale Ave. The parking is free, but there is NO OVERNIGHT parking! To make this even easier, we've set up a drop-off circle right at the start line! 

  • Please click HERE to see where to park at Tunney's pasture!
  • Icon Beer Where do I go to get my first beer and start this thing?!

    Don’t worry we got you covered! Put it into your GPS so you can get there on time! Yeah!

  •  REMIC RAPIDS off of the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway, Ottawa, ON - 351 Ottawa River Pkwy.

  • Icon Beer Start Times for each wave (beer goggles off to read)

  • Each wave will be invited to Pre-Party at Remic Rapids  20min prior to their start time!

    • Wave 1 Hoptimus Prime  start at 11:30am - Pre-Party 11:10am
    • Wave 2 Pure Hoppiness start at 11:30am - Pre-Party 11:10am
    • Wave 3 Smooth Hoperators start at 12:15pm - Pre-Party 11:55am
    • Wave 4 Imperial Stout Troopers start at 12:15pm - Pre-Party 11:55am
    • Wave 5  Robohops start at 1:00pm - Pre-Party 12:40pm
    • Wave 6 Wheat Kings start at 1:00pm - Pre-Party 12:40pm
    • Wave 7 Know it Ales start at 1:45pm - Pre-Party at 1:25pm
    • Wave 8 Beerkats start at 1:45pm - Pre-Party at 1:25pm

    Icon BeerPumped!!! How far do I have to run to get the beer and where am I going? AkA. The ROUTE!

    Distance in KM’s: 8K

    Beers Drank: No idea

    High Fives: All day Every day

    Canada Beer Run Fun = EPIC!

    Breweries en route = Wait and See!

    Icon Beer Your Ottawa Beer Run Brewery Stops - All you need to know is there are 6 stops and a party from beginning to end!! WHAT!!!

    Start Line - At Remic Rapids 351 Ottawa River Pkwy

    Last stop - Lowertown Brewery 

    FINISH TIME - approx. 2:00 - 4:00pm

    Icon Beer The Beer Run Sell Out!

    1000 Participants - Upon registration participants will have to choose a wave and start time, each wave will have a maximum capacity of 125. Once a wave is at capacity it will be sold out! Whoop!

    Icon Beer Do I get a shirt or a medal? Ummm OF COURSE YOU DO!

    • Canada Beer Run shirt  - YES!
    • Race bib - YES! 
    • Beer Run Koozie - YES!
    • Beer Run Finisher's Medal - YES! But only at the Finish Line!!

    Icon Beer I get a race bib and a shirt!! Sweet! Where do I grab these and when? Aka. RACE KIT PICK UP! 

    Race Kits can be picked up on Saturday October 20th at Clocktower WESTBORO - 418 Richmond Road. 11:00am - 5:00pm

    If you are unable to pick up your race kit on Saturday - you will be able to grab your bib/shirt 20mins before your wave leaves on Sunday Morning at Remic Rapids BUT Expect Lineups and wait time.

    We HIGHLY recommend coming to kit pick up on Saturday to avoid lines.

    Did we mention that Kit Pick up is also a great place to Pre Party! We will be there with a beer in hand! Hope you can join us!

    Everyone MUST pick up their own race kit, we will be checking ID at all Kit Pick Ups. Cheers!

    Is there a Bag Check on Race Day? Not really! Who needs a bag when you have Beer!

    Our hands will be full of beer heading from Start Line to Finish line but send us an e-mail if you have a concern! 

    Icon Beer More Race Details you should know!

    Each wave will have 3-6 Beer Bunnies who will pace the participants at each brewery and along the route.

    All breweries will be showcasing their finest hand crafted beers and have its own unique atmosphere that will energize you for the next leg of the route. Live entertainment, fresh air, beer education, brewery tours, beer games and of course.....beer drinking!

    Icon Beer The Finish Line!!! And Transportation?

    This is in fact a GREAT question. As you know this an alcoholic event so we will not be shuttling anyone back to their cars. Our recommendation for the day is to have a friend or family member pick you up at the Finish and drop you off at the start OR bus, taxi, walk, bike, crawl to your closest and safest destination. You could even have a combination of all of them! Carpool! Thanks so much for understanding.

    Icon Beer Canada Beer Run Extras:

    Please Note: This is NOT a race for Children and strollers. They will not be allowed in the race. This fun run is for strictly adults 19+ only. Thank you.

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    Twitter: @CanadaBeerRun

    Instagram: @thecanadabeerrun

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