Ohio Expo Center , 717 E. 17th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43211
Distance: 4 miles
Start Time: 6:15 p.m.
Welcome to the Oktoberfest Meiler Vier!
The Oktoberfest Meiler Vier is a four-mile run that traditionally kicks off the Columbus Oktoberfest Festival. The 2021 Oktoberfest Meiler Vier will be held on Friday, Sept. 10 at 6:15 p.m.
All participants will receive a complimentary beer (craft beer excluded), a complimentary sausage and FREE parking* at the 2021 Columbus Oktoberfest.
Register early to guarantee your spot! The event is limited to 500 runners and walkers due to COVID-19 protocols. If the 2021 Oktoberfest Meiler Vier is canceled due to COVID-19, all participants will be transferred to a virtual experience.
Admission to the Columbus Oktoberfest Festival is FREE. Parking at the Ohio Expo Center is $10 per person.
*Participants must pick up their packet at Fleet Feet on Wednesday or Thursday to receive their Complimentary Parking Pass. Otherwise, parking is $10 per car.
What You Get:
• Oktoberfest Meiler Vier Event Shirt • Oktoberfest Meiler Vier Finisher's Medal • Complimentary Oktoberfest Beer • Complimentary Sausage • Complimentary Parking Pass ($10 value, must pick up packet at Fleet Feet on Wednesday, Sept. 8 or Thursday, Sept. 9 to receive parking pass)
2021 Finisher's Medal
2021 Entry Fee $35 through July 31 $40 September 1 through September 10 (or until Sold Out)
2021 Entry Fee $40 (Includes Shipping)
Packet Pick Up Packet Pick Up will take place at Fleet Feet Sports during regular business hours Wednesday, September 8 and Thursday, September, 9.
Fleet Feet Sports is located at 1270 East Powell Road, Lewis Center, OH 43035 — click here for a map.
Wednesday, September 8 (10 a.m.–8 p.m.) Thursday, September 9 (10 a.m.–8 p.m.)
Race Day Packet Pick Up will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept, 10 at the Ohio Expo Center.
Participants must pick up their packet at Fleet Feet on Wednesday or Thursday to receive their Complimentary Parking Pass. Otherwise, parking is $10 per car.
If you can not make it to Packet Pick Up, please e-mail email@example.com to have your packet mailed.
Please note: M3S Sports has a NO REFUND and NO BIB TRANSFER policy for this event. STROLLERS are allowed in the Oktoberfest Meiler Vier.