Jake O'Connor's Luck o' the Lake 5K Fun Run 2015

Event Date

Sat, Mar 14, 2015


Excelsior, MN

About This Activity

Online registration will close on Thursday, March 12 at 9:00 PM.  

Registration will be available at early packet pick up on Friday, March 13, 4 - 7 PM at Jake O'Connor's and Saturday, March 14 from 7:30 - 8:30 AM at Excelsior Brewing Company.

Your tshirt size or availability cannot be guaranteed, pint glass is not guaranteed, but you will get your free beer!

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Jake O'Connor's Luck o' the Lake 5K Fun Run on Saturday, March 14 in charming downtown Excelsior, you will run through the beautiful lakeside village of Greenwood, and end the race on the streets of Excelsior!

Last year was a huge success, and this year will be even more fun!  Come dressed in the spirit of St. Paddy's day!

Our generous sponsors are making it all happen: Jake O'Connor's, Excelsior Brewing Company, Dunn Bros. Excelsior, Lakeshore Weekly News, Sun Sailor, Lexus of Wazata and Village Chevrolet, TitleNexus, LLC, Excelsior Chiropractic, WSB & Associates, Lake Minnetonka Orthodontics, CrossFit SISU, Patisserie Margo, Austin Images, Deschutes, Brewery, Beacon Bank and Anytime Fitness Excelsior - THANK YOU!!!

Included in your registration: Long sleeve tech shirts, a collector's edition pint glass from Excelsior Brewing Co, and a free beer from Jake O'Connor's!

No strollers or dogs will be allowed - due to the varying terrain.

Early packet pick up and registration - Friday, March 13, 2015 at Jake O'Connor's, from 4 - 7 PM.

Day of packet pick up and registration - Saturday, March 14, 2015 at Excelsior Brewing Co., from 7:30 - 8:30 AM.  Race will start promptly at 9:30 AM.

New this year:

  • Lake Minnetonka Running Series - Register today to participate - there is no fee to register, click here for more info
  • All Event Participants Receive Digital Goody Bags 

PictureWe have partnered with Virtual Race Bags to produce a ‘virtual goody bag’ in an effort to go green and provide additional benefits to our participants. As a participant of this year’s event you will receive an invitation email to your Virtual Goody Bag prior to the event giving you access to the bag. In your goody bag you will find an array of valuable information including exclusive offers, coupons and sponsor messages.
So watch for an invitation to your bag and Get Your Green On!

  • Pre and Post Yoga Station at Luck o' The Lake

The Commons Workplace will be open at 7:45 AM, 
Pre-Run yoga will go from 8 AM-8:30, 
Post run yoga will go from 10:30-11 AM 
Complimentary HOT refreshments will be provided by The Commons WorkPlace after the race
Cost: Donation based, proceeds go to 4th of July Fund
Location: The Commons, 540 Lake Street, Excelsior, MN  55331

Come for the run, stay for the fun - be sure to visit the Anytime Fitness photobooth and get your free beer by Deschutes Brewery at Jake O'Connor's immediately following the race!

Event details and schedule

Friday, March 13 - 4 - 7 PM: Early packet pick up and registration at Jake O'Connor's

Saturday, March 14 - 7:30 - 8:30 AM: Day of packet pick up and registration at Excelsior Brewing Company. Race starts promptly at 9:30 AM

Results will be sent via email to you from Gopher State Events shortly after the race, initial results will be posted at the Chamber Welcome Center, 37 Water Street, following the race.

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