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Gravel City Beer Mile

The beer Mile has taken America by storm in recent years! Long gone are the days of racing a plain ol' mile.  Here, a wrench is thrown in, 12 oz at a time!

Join in the festivities of a St. Patrick's Day Saturday by indulging yourself in libations and exercise at the same time.  Come embrace new challenges while benefiting the Emporia Mission.

This event will be family friendly, FREE, and BYOB.  MUST BE 21+ TO DRINK BEER.  IDs will be checked!  Please consider bringing a designated driver.  Gravel City Adventure and Supply Co. will be grilling hot dogs and providing chips for afterward! Whether you are running of just hanging out, come join us!

A suggested donation of a non-perishable food item for the Emporia Mission will be collected at the course.


Carbon Class: race while drinking nonalcoholic carbonated beverages

Beer Class: race while drinking beer with an ABV of 3.2%

WHO: Runners, joggers, and walkers (and spectators!)

WHAT: Beer Mile (drink, run a lap, drink, run a lap...and so on)

WHEN: March 18 at 5pm

WHERE: Peter Pan Park

WHY: To stock the kitchen of the Emporia Mission (, to build community, and to accomplish the Emporia Super Series.

Find the Facebook event page HERE

Earlier Event: March 18
Spring Fling 5K
Later Event: April 22
Nitty Gritty Dirt Dash