Free beer for racers in 5k supporting local fire department

The Winterport Are Business Association is hosting a fun event for fans of craft beer and running in the Greater Bangor area in support of the Winterport Fire Department. The Pants on Fire 5K Beer Run/Walk will be taking place on Saturday, June 28, 2014 in Abbot Park, Winterport, Maine.

The 5K Run/Walk includes some interesting categories such as fastest stroller and fastest dog, there is a kids fun run happening as well. All participants over the age of 21 can get 2 free beers at the beer tent after the race. The beer tent is provided by the Penobscot Bay Brewery. Winterport Rec. Department is hosting a chili cook-off, live music by Everett Dumas and there will be fire trucks on hand for the kids to check out.

Runners or walkers interested in participating can sign up by calling 207-370-1815. Check out the race Facebook page for info, race route and updates.


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Chad Lothian

About Chad Lothian

Chad Lothian lives in Old Town, Maine. He is a craft beer enthusiast and homebrewer. Chad has travelled to brewpubs, breweries and brewfests all over New England.