Miles for Meals 5k / 10k

Miles for Meals

It doesn’t get more simple than this: walk / jog / run … drink beer … and raise money for local homebound seniors! Choose your course – 5k and 10k available!

Saturday, February 8, 2020  |  Check In – 8am

Location : B-52 Brewing Company

Miles for Meals 5k / 10k Fun Run

Join us at Saturday, February 8, 2020 at B-52 Brewery and enjoy a morning fun run through the surrounding neighborhoods. Walk, jog, run – it’s up to you! We’ve mapped out an awesome course that starts and ends at the brewery and our guides along the way will make sure you know where to go. Cross the finish line and celebrate!

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Registration 

Registered participants receive TWO free B-52 craft beers (or lemonade) and get to take home a collectors pint glass along with an event shirt and finisher medal. Bring the whole gang! Everyone is welcome to enjoy breakfast and lunch from local food trucks.

Early Bird Pricing – now through January 1, 2020

  • 5k – $35
  • 10k – $55

Standard Pricing – prices increase January 2, 2020

  • 5k – $45
  • 10k – $65

Space is limited, register now! T-shirts are adult unisex. Children 6 & under are free (does not include a t-shirt or drink tickets). 

Registration is nonrefundable. However, if you find someone to take your place, please email sarah@mowmc.org with details. To ensure the best race-day experience for all, team registration is no longer available. Groups are still encouraged to participate by registering each teammate individually.

NEW! Fundraise for your Miles

This year, your miles can serve even more meals when you fundraise for your run / walk! Fundraising perks include premium parking for the top 10, and the chance to have a B-52 Brewery event beer named after you! 

Packet Pick Up

All registered participants are encouraged to pick up their race packet early, which includes your race day bib and event t-shirt. Individuals are able to pick up for friends, family, or running buddies. Pick up will be available race day, but we strongly recommend you pick up beforehand.

Pick up will take place at the NEW Meals on Wheels Conroe Office – different from last year!

  • 111 South 2nd Street, Conroe TX 77301
  • Thursday 2/6, 12pm – 6pm AND Friday 2/7, 10am – 3pm. 

Race & Course Details

This is an official, chip-timed race. Results will be available immediately following the race. Place medals will be awarded to the top three male and female in each age group. Finisher medals will be distributed to all who complete the race. 

As a family-friendly 5k / 10k, strollers and leashed-dogs are allowed. We run rain or shine! Please dress appropriately for the weather.

This will be an open course, meaning roads will not be closed. You are responsible for obeying all traffic laws and regulations. Both the 5k and 10k course run out and back, with the 10k continuing further into the neighborhood. View the course maps for details.

The race starts promptly at 10am. All runners / walkers must be off the course by 11:45am. 

 

What to Bring

You must bring a valid ID or drivers license. You do not need to be 21 to enjoy the course, but you must be 21 to enjoy the beer. Please drink responsibly. (Registered, underage participants will receive two free homemade lemonade or root beer.)

B-52 is a big, mostly outdoor beer garden with trees and picnic tables. However, seating is limited. You’re welcome to bring a few chairs for your group.

There will not be a bag check; please plan accordingly

 

Parking

Upon arrival, please look for the volunteer parking attendants who will be directing traffic.

Parking is very limited, please carpool and choose a designated driver. We have secured parking in lots of businesses closed on Saturdays near B-52 Brewery. Please do not park in the shopping center of the businesses that are open. Once onsite lots are full, parking will move to Eagles Nest Ministries down Blake Rd. Two shuttle buses will provide transportation to and from B-52. Please allow an extra 30 minutes to park. Shuttles will operate 8:30am – 12pm. No dogs or strollers allowed on the buses.

 

When You Arrive at B-52

If you have already picked up your packet, please proceed to the wristband station with your photo ID. If you do not pick your packet up before the event, please proceed to runner check in to receive your bib, wristband, and runner’s bag.

Cheers to beer! We’ll see you at B-52 Brewery!

 

Kilometer Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Star Sponsors

 

Sponsorships Available!

Interested in sponsoring the 4th annual Miles for Meals? Download the sponsorship packet or contact Carrie Hyman – carrie@mowmc.org or 936.756.5836.