Hops for Hope 5K & BrewFest
Hops for Hope 5K is a twist on the traditional 5K! Awarded Top 100 Races in America by BibRave, this race is timed and the course is certified. Whether you are a serious runner or walker who loves beer, this event is for you. Not into beer? No problem! Save on registration and skip the beer!
The 5K will start at the beautiful Mount Saint Mary Park in St. Charles and head towards Geneva on the scenic path through Wheeler Park and ends back at Mount Saint Mary Park for the BrewFest featuring over 30+ breweries!
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