Milwaukee St. Patrick's Day Runs

March is here and that means St. Patrick's Day and green beer! It's also the perfect time to get out for a run. Here are some fun and exciting St. Patrick's Day themed runs happening in Milwaukee.

Read about them below, or view our full calendar of races at

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Milwaukee St. Patrick's Day Races

Milwaukee St. Paddy's 5K

Date: March 10, 2019
Distance: 5k

Celebrate St. Paddy's Day with this fun 5k race in Milwaukee. The out and back course runs along Lake Michigan and through beautiful neighborhoods. Each participant will earn a special race pint glass and one free beer!

> Learn more about the Milwaukee St. Paddy's 5K 

Shake Your Shamrocks

Date: March 16, 2019
Distance: 5k

Make sure you come dressed in your best "Shake Your Shamrocks" costume. There are prizes for the best team, and lots of other participant goodies. Run or walk - whatever you do, shake your shamrocks! 

> Learn more about the Shake Your Shamrocks

Lucky Leprechaun 7K

Date: March 10, 2019
Distance: 5k

Run or walk your way in St. Paddy's style through the beautiful town of Wauwatosa for our 7th annual Lucky Leprechaun 7K . Starting and finishing in the historic HartPark, this route is a runners paradise!

> Learn more about the Lucky Leprechaun 7K

Luck Of The Irish

Date: March 17, 2019
Distance: 5k, 10k

The last race in the Winter Run Series calendar, the 5K/10K race throws up a treat for the final showdown around St Patrick's Day! The Winter Run Series works with the Milwaukee Rescue Mission and collects donations each month. Please bring new or used shoes to the Luck of the Irish and drop it off at the Merchandise tent!

> Learn more about the Luck Of The Irish

Milwaukee Shamrock Beer Run 5k

Date: March 23, 2019
Distance: 5k

Start with a toast of a brew then run 5K, stopping each kilometer or so to drink another beer! Enjoy a pint of your favorite at the finish line! Come and enjoy a 5K, some beer then be rewarded with a magnetic bottle-opening finishers medal. All participants receive a long-sleeve shirt & pint glass, not to mention 31 ounces of beer are included! Hang out after the run for an awesome post-race BrewFest.

> Learn more about the Milwaukee Shamrock Beer Run 5k

Looking for More Races?

Get a full calendar of races happening in and around Milwaukee at or if you're looking for a specific distance check out the most popular local distance calendars

Published on Jan 02, 2019
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