Nashville Oktoberfest 5K Bier Run 2022

700 Jefferson
Nashville, TN 37208

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at the Nashville Oktoberfest

Corner of 7th Ave N & Jefferson St



Online registration closes at 10:00 pm on Thursday, October 06. Onsite registration and packet pick up:

Friday October 7 from Noon to 6 pm

Saturday, Oct 8 from 6:30 am to 7:30 am

This is the same place that registered runners may pick up their Race Registration Packets!


Register now for the 22nd Annual Oktoberfest 5K Bier Run - part of the Nashville Oktoberfest!

Oktoberfest is Nashville's oldest & largest festival, and the 2nd largest Oktoberfest in the USA! Join us for our annual 5K Bier Run through the streets of Historic Germantown Neighborhood in downtown Nashville!

All proceeds from the race benefit the nonprofit Historic Germantown Neighborhood Association, a registered 501(c)3.

All pre-registered racers receive:

  • FREE Oktoberfest 5K Race T-Shirt
  • FREE 20 oz. Beer (or Wine) of your Choice* 

* 21+ with ID to enjoy alcohol at the Oktoberfest. Beer available directly after race, for wine please redeem token at any Oktoberfest Beer Station.

Registration Rates

$38 June
$43 July and August
$48 September - October 6

$53 October 7 onsite

$60 October 8 on-site


Prizes & Awards

Awards will be given to top 3 finishers overall, masters & top 3 finishers in each of the age categories. (5 yr. age groups).  Awards to top 3 companies in each division of the Corporate Challenge. Teams will compete in divisions by company size using cross-country scoring, handicapped by age & gender. 


Event details and schedule

Race Start Time: 8am

Early Packet Pick-Up

Race Packet Pick-Up available at the 5K Race Registration Tent at the Nashville Oktoberfest (Corner of 7th Ave N & Jefferson St) 

  • Friday, Oct 7th 12:00 Noon - 6:00pm
  • Saturday, Oct 8 (Day of Race): 6:30am - 7:30am

Race start time is 8 am. Use of Headphones is discouraged. Strollers are lined up at rear. Pets not allowed.  Must complete the course in 1 hour.

Race Management provided by the Nashville Striders

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