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Hampton Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon and Craft Beer Fest kicks off Sept. 30

Posted at 2:48 PM, Sep 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-24 14:48:12-04

HAMPTON- Hampton’s Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon, 5K, Kid’s Kilometer (1K), and Craft Beer Fest will begin September 30 and last through October 2.

“We are thrilled to once again be kicking off our race season with the Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon, 5k, Kids Kilometer and Craft Brew Fest in beautiful and historic Hampton,” said Jerry Frostick, Race Director. “With flat, fast courses, incredible scenery, and a post-race party second-to-none, we know everyone will have a fantastic time!”

In addition to the Half Marathon, 5K, and Kids Kilometer (1K), the Hampton Roads Convention Center will host a Sports & Fitness Expo on Friday, September 30 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. The free expo will include sports retailers, sports performance services, and various charitable opportunities.

All participants in the Half Marathon and 5K will receive a medal, a short-sleeve shirt, and access to the Craft Beer Fest after the race.  Fest finishers can sample craft brews, Baker’s Crust Kickin’ Corn and Crab Chowder and live music.  Awards will be mailed to the top three finishers of the Half Marathon and 5K (overall, masters, and each age group).

Registration Costs:

Half Marathon
$80 July 1 – July 31
$90 August 1 – August 31
$100 September 1- September 27
$110 Race Weekend

$35 July 1 – July 31
$40 August 1 – August 31
$50 September 1- September 27
$55 Race Weekend

Shell Yeah!
(5K & Half Marathon)
$120 July 1- July 31
$135 August 1 – August 31
$155 September 1 – September 27
$170 Race Weekend

$25 through September 27
$30 Race Weekend

 For further details, including registration, visit