On site registration opens at 9:00am. Race starts at 11:00am.
The 2nd Annual Pints in the Square Craft BREW FEST and 5K will be held on Saturday, September 9th at the Ellis Preserve in Newtown Square. FOR RUNNERS: DAY OF REGISTRATION AND BIB PICK UP FOR THE 5K IS FROM 9:00-10:30 AM. The 5K kicks off at 11 a.m. through the beautiful grounds of the Ellis Preserve. The run is a flat two loops around the Ellis Preserve and will be chip-timed by Run the Day. Award ceremony will be emceed by local celebrity Michael Barkann and will begin at 11:45 sharp. All ages are welcome for the 5k. Anyone participating in the 5k who registers by August 21st is guaranteed a soft cotton Next Level t-shirt. Later entries will receive a shirt only while supplies last. Please note, shirts will not be mailed. Runners have the option to purchase combo tickets for brew fest or designated driver. New for 2017: All 5k participants will receive a custom bottle opener medal. BIB PICK UP will be at The Running Place in Newtown Square on September 7th & 8th. PRIZES: 1. Top overall male and female winners 2. Top male and female in the following age group categories will win $25.00 gift cards: a. 0-19 b. 20-29 c. 30-39 d. 40-49 e. 50-59 f. 60-69 g. 70 and up NOT A RUNNER? Skip the 5k and head straight to the festival. The CRAFT BREW FEST is from 12-4 pm. The Brew Fest is for ages 21+ and no one under the age of 21 will be admitted into the brew fest area. Join us at the Brew Fest for an afternoon of great beers, great food and fantastic music! Sample and learn about 60+ beers from local and regional craft breweries. We have many NEW breweries for 2017 including La Cabra, Crowded Castle, Locust Lane, Dogfish Head and many more! All Beer Fest and Combo ticket holders will receive a tasting glass with access to unlimited beer tastings. Live music will play all afternoon, and nearby restaurants, Fellini Cafe, UNO Pizzeria, Luigi & Giovanni, Hog Face, and Nutrition 365 will be selling delicious food for a nominal fee. A limited number of Designated Driver tickets are also available. All designated drivers will be provided with complimentary water and Victory craft root beer. On site parking at the Sunoco lot on the Ellis Preserve will be available. *No rollerblades, bicycles, weapons or pets are permitted on site. Alcohol is not permitted outside the fenced brew fest area. *All proceeds from this event will benefit the Newtown Square Fire Company. This is a Rain or Shine event. We are unable to offer refunds. In the event of severe weather or other uncontrollable circumstance such as Acts of God that force a cancellation, there will be no refunds or exchanges.