Past Race

2019 Oktoberfest 4 Miler

Presented by Bond Brothers Beer Company

The nOg Run Club, creators of the fairly epic St. Paddy’s 4 Miler and World’s Largest Flip Flop 1K, invite you to join us for the eighth running of the Oktoberfest 4 Miler. Don your best lederhosen and dirndl  for a day of running and friendly fun in downtown Raleigh.


Registration & Race Details


  • Until 04/01/2019 – $27
  • 04/02/2019 – 08/5/2019 – $30
  • 08/6/2019 – 09/9/2019 – $35
  • 09/10/2019 – 10/9/2019 – $40
  • After 10/10/2019 – $45

Race Details:

  • Each participant will receive a polyblend shirt (not guaranteed after 10/1/19), Bond Brothers beer (age 21+), finishers medal, and an after party chock full of good music and great times!
  • Race starts at 10:30am
  • Strollers are allowed in the race but we ask you to start towards the back
  • Dogs are NOT allowed to participate due to liability insurance
  • Not a runner but want to help? General donations are accepted

Virtual Runner


  • Until October 12th – $27.00

Virtual Runner Details:

Run the 4 miler when and where it fits your schedule! If you can’t make it on race day but don’t want to miss out on our awesome shirt, medal, and supporting our charities, register as a virtual runner. Please note, if you plan to run on October 12th and register as a virtual runner, you must pay the registration difference at Thursday or Friday packet pickup to upgrade your registration.

All runners must be wearing a race bib on race day.

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Registration close 10.12.19

Packet Pickup

Race Swag & After Party

Every registered runner will receive a poly blend race shirt, finishers, medal, and Bond Brothers beer (21+).  This is not your every day race, we will have  music and Octoberfest themed games at the after party.

2019 St. Paddy's 4 Miler medalBond Brothers Beer Company

Kids Fun Run

Free entertainment for the children! Along with the live music, this is a perfect way to keep your little ones entertained during the 4 Miler.

The 150 meter kids run will start at 10:45am with all children receiving a medal after crossing the finish line.

Route Notice

St. Paddy's 4 Miler route


Additional Details

  • Strollers are allowed but you must start in the back for the safety of all the runners.
  • Due to our liability insurance, dogs are NOT allowed on the course.
  • The city of Raleigh requires participants to keep at least a 16 minute mile pace.  If you fall behind this pace, the police may ask you to walk/run on the sidewalk to reopen roads.
  • Sorry, refunds or defers will not be issued. 100% of the proceeds from the Oktoberfest 4 Miler will be donated to charity.

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