The nationally acclaimed event series known for its celebration of local craft brewing, Craft Brew Races, features a 5k followed by a craft beer festival. Open to beer lovers of all speeds, the annual race is held at Fort Adams State Park, followed by a 3-hour post-race celebration featuring beer samples, live music, and food trucks. Medals and awards are handed out to finisher, and each participant receives a souvenir pint glass and a koozie.



When: Saturday, July 16, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Fort Adams State Park
Admission: Varies, see registration details here.


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  • Dress Up: It's optional, but you should note: the best individual costume gets an award.
  • No Pressure: Not a runner? Feel free to walk. The 5k is timed, but the brew races offer a relaxed atmosphere sans pressure.
  • Age Matters: While the race is open to all local craft beer lovers, you must be 21 and over. The post-race festival is open to all 21+ race participants or anyone wishing to purchase a Festival Only ticket or a Designated Driver ticket.



10:00 AM: Onsite registration & bib pick-up
11:50 AM: Onsite registration closes
12:00 PM: 5k Race start
12:30 PM: Festival gates open
3:50 PM: Beer Festival last call!


  • Flying Embers
  • Whalers Brewing
  • Stormalong Cider
  • Ragged Island Brewing Co.
  • Vital Sign
  • Two Robbers
  • Chair 2
  • Apponaug Brewing Co.
  • Mast Landing Brewing Co.
  • Narragansett Beer
  • Black Hog Brewing
  • Binge BBQ
  • Running for Rescues
  • Polar
  • InTouch
  • Rhode Island Girls Pint Out
  • Southcoast Health
  • Run Newport
  • ReMax Fitzpatrick Team


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The featured image in this post is courtesy of Clancy Creative and Craft Brew Races


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