Natural Resources/Commercial Pavilion at the Ohio Expo Center , 717 E. 17th Ave. , Columbus, OH 43211
Distance: 4 miles
Start Time: 6:15 p.m.
The Oktoberfest Meiler Vier is the four-mile run that is fast becoming as much a part of the Columbus Oktoberfest as beir gardens and polka. The Meiler Vier will once again kick start the Oktoberfest celebration by taking runners and walkers through a four-mile tour of the Ohio Expo Center. The race will begin following the traditional tapping of the kegs and the singing of the U.S and German national anthems. Runners will again be serenaded at the start with Alpine Horns.
Afterwards, we will really get the party started, with each participant receiving a complimentary beer (Hacker-Pschor, Paulaner, Bittburger or Brooklyn Oktoberfest) and a sausage courtesy of Schmidt's Sausage Haus.
The Columbus Oktoberfest is open all weekend. Make sure you stop by and say hello to Geoff, Wayne, Carla and the rest of the team at Schmidt's.
What You Get:
• Technical Event Shirt • Official Finisher's Medal • A Free Beer* • World-Famous Sausage • FREE Race Photos • Free Parking (you must pick up your parking pass at Fleet Feet Sports during Packet Pick Up)
*-Excludes Craft Beer
2020 Shirt Coming Soon
2020 Medal Coming Soon
Entry Fee: $40 through July 31st $45 Aug 1st through September 5th $50 on Race Day (if not Sold Out)
Packet Pick Up Packet Pick Up will take place at Fleet Feet Sports during regular business hours on Wednesday, September 9 and Thursday, September 10.
Fleet Feet Sports is located at 1270 East Powell Road, Lewis Center, OH 43035 — click here for a map.
Wednesday, September 9 (10 a.m.–8 p.m.) Thursday, September 10 (10 a.m.–8 p.m.)
NOTE: You must pick up your packet at Fleet Feet Sports in order to get your free parking pass. Race Day parking at the Ohio Expo Center is $10 if you do not have your pass.
Race Day Packet Pick Up At Natural Resources/Commercial Building at Ohio Expo Center beginning at 4:30 p.m.
Please note:M3S Sports has a NO REFUND and NO BIB TRANSFER policy for this event. STROLLERS are allowed (please start in the back).