2016 Brew & Stew


Event Date

Sat, Mar 19, 2016


Cresco, IA


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Fun Run 5K & Fun Bike 15K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

FREE BREW & FREE STEW After! The 2016 Brew & Stew starts at the American Legion in Cresco.  The 5K FUN Run and 15K FUN Bike Ride take separate routes around town and finish back at the same place.  Free refreshments and stew for all participants at local establishments.  EVERYONE MUST HAVE AN ID FOR FREE BREW! NO EXCEPTIONS! For family discount, you must print registrations and mail in (cannot receive discount thru Active)!

New this YEAR!! - Everyone will get a Cinch bag, gloves, koozie, water bottle, & beanie hat with their registration (in lieu of t-shirt).

There will be costume contests and events before the event so wear your best St. Patricks day outfit.  Cash awards for best individual and best team and the first 100 people to enter the costume contest get a FREE light up beer mug.  For more info, look for the flier on fitnesssports.  Costume judging will be from 1-4:45.

Come early and watch the FireFighter 5K Challenge at 3:00pm as local fire departments battle for bragging rights as they run the 5K course in FULL GEAR!

Family Discount - Registrations can be found on Facebook and FitnessSports.com

Packet pick-up and in person registration begin March 18th from 5-8pm or day of registration and packet pick-up beginning at 1:00 on March 19th in front of the American Legion.  The run and ride start at 5, and the free refreshments go from 5:30-7:30.

There are trophies for 1st overall male and female runners.  A raffle for two (2) $100 gift certificates for all bikers.

ALL Proceeds benefit the following organizations:
Cresco Fire Department
Cresco Fitness Fund

Praire Springs Rec Trail

Cresco Police Thor Fund
NEICAC (Northeast Iowa Community Action Corporation)

Event details and schedule

Friday March 18th

5-8pm packet pickup at American Legion

Saturday March 19th

1-4:45pm packet pickup in front of American Legion

5pm 5K Run/ Walk and 15K Bike Ride

5:30 - approx 7:30pm Free Stew at Burke Auction 117 S Park Place

5:30 - approx 7:30pm FREE BREW (until gone)

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