From the Organizer
Keystone Oktoberfest - Das Bier Burner 5K Fun Run
presented by SummitCove Vacation Lodging & Keystone Neighborhood Company
A portion of the proceeds of this event will be donated to our main charity sponsor, SOS Outreach. SOS Outreach is a youth development nonprofit that fosters self-confidence, leadership skills, and positive decision making in underserved youth. SOS programs are unique in their use of adventure sports to engage participants for future success. Learn more at sosoutreach.org.
Event Details - September 1, 2018
Prost! Bust out the lederhosen, it's time to burn off your Oktoberfest Biers & Brats! Join the Yeti and other fellow runners in this fun, family-friendly 'Bier' run in the scenic Rocky Mountains as you kick off your Colorado Oktoberfest celebrations! Enjoy a fun course of easy rolling hills and scenic mountain views at Keystone Resort!
To register for the 2018 Event, please visit www.DasBierBurner.com
Every runner will receive a Das Bier Burner 5K t-shirt, goody bag and food and beverages at the post-race celebration! Those who are over 21 will receive a free beer at the finish line compliments of New Belgium! That's right- a free brat and beer after the race!
Race begins in River Run Village at 12 pm, Saturday, September 1, followed by Oktoberfest from 1 - 6 pm! Costumes are encouraged... think Yeti costumers, Lederhosen or Dirndl and one male and one female contestant will be awarded with a Best Costume Prize! After the race, be sure to stay for the live music and dancing at Oktoberfest! Sample beer from Colorado Breweries by purchasing an Oktoberfest stein or À la carte tickets. Free event parking is located in the Montezuma Lot at River Run Village.
Lodging in Keystone
Stay the night in Keystone! All registered racers get 25% off our normal lodging rates! Please see your registration confirmation e-mail for your special promotion code from SummitCove Lodging or you may call us to book your reservation at (970) 368-7023. Stay safe and stay the night!
Prizes will be awarded in multiple age brackets. Brackets 21 and over will have a 1st and 2nd place winner. There will also be an overall male and female winner, which will not overlap with their age bracket (no double dipping). We will also give away a best male and best female costume prize! Prize details TBA.
2017 & Previous Year Race Results
Race times and results will be posted at the following website within 48 hours of the race.
A Big Thank You To Our Event Sponsors:
SummitCove Lodging in Keystone
New Moon Cafe
Alsco Denver Linen
Freshies All Natural Gourmet Cocktail Mixes
New Belgium Brewing
Mountain View Sports
Keystone Neighborhood Company