Ready for the Beer Garden Run?  This fun run is through beautiful Old Town Helotes and see what's brewing in the Beer Garden after the race! Join us in supporting all things local including the great community of Helotes, Tx, the best local craft beer in Texas after the 5k run while supporting a local non-profit, Teed Off at Cancer, who support local children battling cancer.  This is an event you don't want to miss!

This IS the BEST 5k Beer Run in town!  It doesn't matter if you are a competitive or casual runner, walker or just doing it for the great beer! Race participants will be invited to the beer garden for beer tasting from the best craft beers in Texas, enjoy food, great music, awards, door prizes and more!  Join us for the 2019 6th Annual Helotes 5k Beer Garden Run! 

Please drink and drive responsibly with designated drivers.

Portions of the proceeds supporting Teed Off at Cancer. 

Competitive CHIP timing will be available for our certified running course managed by  Soler’s Sports. 

Event details and schedule

  • Date:  Saturday March 30, 2019
  • Location: 15103 Bandera Rd  Helotes, TX 78023 (behind El Chaparral)
  • Registration: 
    • ​Early Registration through October 31, 2018 - $35
    • November 1 - January 6, 2019 - $40
    • ​January 7 - March 20, 2018 - $45
    • Race Day Registration - $55
  • Packet Pick up:  Friday March 29th;  3pm - 7pm 
    • ​Location:  
      • ​ 11851 Bandera Rd #119 - Helotes, Tx 78023
      • (Photo ID required)
  • Race Day Registration & Packet Pick Up Opens:  7:30 am 
  • Race Starts: 8:30 am
  • Entry to Beer Garden for beer tasting, prizes, awards, music and fun: immediately following the completion of the race. Wristbands required (given out at event)
  • Age to Race:  21 & older
    • ​runners under 21 can join, but will not need to register or have a race number
  • Beer Garden Closes:1pm 
  • Awards and Prizes Announced:  10:30 am
    • ​Award age groups both men and women
      • ​​21-29; 1st - 3rd 
      • 30-39; 1st - 3rd
      • 40-49; 1st - 3rd
      • 50 -59; 1st - 3rd
      • Over 60; 1st - 3rd
      • Team award for most members 
      • Best costume Award
      • VOTE for Best Brewery
  • ​We love our furry friends, but need to keep them home for this event
  • Over 35 Texas Breweries; Over 100 unique beers
  • Have other questions? Email Roger at


6th Annual Helotes Beer Garden Run Details


Culinaria 5k Partnership

We teamed up with the Cullinara 5k, so if you run in both, you will get a unique finisher medal awarded at the Helotes Beer Run.  

Cerveceros Partnership

We teamed up with the San Antonio Cerveceros to help us with the vote counting for Best Brewery! Thank you so much for your continue help and support of this event, local homebrewers and breweries!