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Five Alarm 5k & Chili Cook-Off

Saturday, 06 Nov 2021 @ 10:00 AM
30.0 30.0 USD
Five Alarm 5k & Chili Cook-Off

IMPORTANT NOTE: Everyone will need to pick, and stick to their designated start window and respect safety guidelines as they pertain to COVID19. Participants must wear a face covering before and after the run, and keep 6 feet distance between others, per Colorado state guidelines. Please keep an eye out for all specific event details and be prepared for any additional adjustments needed.


We are the Colorado Brewery Running Series and we run for beer!

Join us for our Five Alarm 5k & Chili Cook-Off at Resolute Brewing Tap & Cellar in Arvada on Saturday, November 6th @ 11AM for a 5k-ish course that starts and ends at this awesome brewery! Weave through the surrounding area at whatever pace you like, no matter what, theres a beer waiting for you at the finish line!

Once you finish with the run, you can indulge in chili from up to 30 Chili Cook-Off participants. Your 5k entry ticket comes with your first beer and tasters of the chili! Or you can purchase a Chili Cook-Off only ticket for $5.

Want to participate as a competitor in the Chili Cook-Off? Spots are open to anyone and are first-come, first-serve on the Chili Cook-Off Competitor Free Ticket here on Eventbrite.

30 Chili Cook-Off spots availableFree to enterProvide at least a crock-pot size of your best chili for runners and tasters to sample (sample cups and spoons will be provided)Please bring your own extension cord, serving spoons, crock-pot, and obviously some killer chili!!Be ready to serve from 11:30am-1pm.Prizes for best Red Chili, Green Chili, and Five Alarm Tongue Burner (You could win beer for a year from Resolute!!)

We are all about being active, having fun and giving back to our local community. Since our inaugural Colorado event in 2016, we have been able to donate over $65,000 back to local Colorado nonprofits. This event will add to that tally! 10% of your registration dollars go directly to the Retired Firefighters Association of Denver.

Whats included:FREE craft brew at the finish lineFREE tasters from the Chili Cook-Off competitorsYour choice of a collectors pint glass or seasonal swag item from the Brewery Running SeriesYour chance to win sweet door prizes from the Colorado Brewery Running Series, our event sponsors, and the host brewery. Access to event festivities: live music, food trucks, local vendors, fun with our partners and sponsors, goodies, and giveaways And more!

Registration is limited, so sign up today!

Important details:This is an untimed, 5k-ish fun-run. All levels of walkers, runners, and joggers are welcome.This is an open course, meaning roads will NOT be closed. You are responsible for obeying all traffic laws and regulations.We create each route to start and end at the brewery and to show off the surrounding neighborhood. The course will be marked with chalk arrows, signs, and a few volunteers to help you know where to go. You must bring a valid ID or driver's license. You do not need to be 21 to enjoy the event, but you must be 21 to enjoy the beer. Please drink responsibly. (Registered, underage participants will receive a token for a FREE non-alcoholic beverage)Dogs, running strollers, and kids (under 12 run for free) are welcome on the course! Reminder: you are running at your own risk on city sidewalks/streets/trails, which might not be suitable for your child, dog, or running stroller. Please make the best decision possible for you and your running buddies. Our events are rain or shine! If conditions become unsafe to run, we will still hang out and drink beer!There will not be a bag check; please plan accordingly and dress appropriately for the weather.Colorado Brewery Running Series merchandise, including shirts, hoodies, hats, stickers, heat press brewery logos, drinkware, and seasonal items that will be available at the event. There is public parking available. Is public transit an option for you? Check and see if theres an accessible route nearby. We always encourage biking, carpooling, and safe, designated drivers.Safety is #1! We will be respecting all COVID-19 safety guidelines as outlined by the CDC and our local department of health, including but not limited to: Masks required at the taproom at all times, unless otherwise noted. Participants to respect social distancing and allow 6' between themselves and anyone else on the course/trail Reduced contact for check-in and event goodies at the finish lineAnd more as it may apply to this particular location.

Keep an eye out - we will send you all final event details via email the week of this event and share anything else you might need to know.

Cheers to beers! Well see you at New Belgium Brewing!

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