Weyerbacher Hill Challenge 5K

an Earn Your Beer Series Event

Easton, PA – May 15, 2021

Earn Your Beer Series Info

The Earn Your Beer Spring Series is 3 unique events partnering with some of the best local Lehigh Valley Breweries. Each event is unique in distance, location and SWAG.   The Brew to Brew 10K+ on 2021 DATE 2021 (10:00 AM) starts at Allentown Brew Works and finishes at the Bethlehem Brew Works with an after party at the Sun Inn Courtyard.  The Weyerbacher 5K Hill Challenge on May 15th (10:30 AM) starts and ends at the Weyerbacher Brewery in Easton.  The Emmaus Miler on 2021 DATE TBD (10:30 AM) which will begin and end near the Triangle in Emmaus.  Runners can register for each individual race or opt for VIP registration which includes all three races plus some extra perks!  (2021 VIP REGISTRATION PENDING APPROVAL OF BREW TO BREW AND EMMAUS 5 MILER)


The Weyerbacher 5K Hill Challenge is a fun race that will definitely have you earning your beer.  The run starts and ends right at the brewery…The course does a loop through a small section of Easton and is on open roads.  There is some downhill mixed in – but the course ends on the up and up before heading back to the brewery.



Registration includes an event t-shirt (guaranteed if registered by May 9th), custom pint glass and 2 free Weyerbacher beers at the after party.   All runners must be 21 or older by event day, if you want to feel young again – everyone will be carded at the after party.  The after party will run from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM and will feature live music.  **Please note, after party will only be held outside – if it rains – the after party will be canceled)


VIP Registration includes an extra beer at each event, a series Growler, and VIP lines.  There are only 50 VIP Spots available.  (VIP Registration for 2021 will be added once additional events are approved)



Runners are urged to use street parking for the event on Line Street and surrounding neighborhoods.



The race is chip-timed by Titan Event Company.  Prizes will be awarded based on gun time to top overall male and female runners plus 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each age group (21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+)


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$40 – Through April 30th

$45 – April 10th – Race Day


Important Dates

May 1st – Registration Increase

May 9th – T-shirt guarantee cut-off

May 14th – Packet pickup at Weyerbacher (5 PM – 7 PM)

May 15th – Race Day (Packet pick-up from 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM)


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The course starts behind the brewery and makes way onto Line Street.  Runners will take the hard left out of the parking lot and another hard left on Iron Street.  Runners will make a loop through the neighborhood and return to the brewery by running up the hill on Packer Street.

After Party Info

Taproom at Weyerbacher

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

2 Free Beers for each runner

Live Music

Key Locations

Starting Line – Weyerbacher Brewing Company – 905 Line Street, Easton, PA

Packet Pick-up – Weyerbacher Brewing Company – 905 Line Street, Easton, PA

Finish and After Party – Weyerbacher Brewing Company – 905 Line Street, Easton, PA


The event is rain or shine

Run Lehigh Valley reserves the right to cancel and/or alter the race in the event that natural disaster or other unforeseen circumstance prevents us from holding the race safely as planned. We will make every attempt to hold the event.  Any cancellations or changes, will be noted on the home page, race-specific page and on facebook.  In the event that a cancellation or change of date or venue is required, we are unable to provide refunds.