Portland, ME

Event Information

3.1 miles is all that stands between you and some amazing hard cider. Scroll down for all the details then hit ‘Register Now’ to secure your spot!

May122018

Portland, ME

Urban Farm Fermentory

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Urban Farm Fermentory

200 Anderson St. Portland, ME 04101

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About the Location

Tucked away in East Bayside is one of Portland's most promising cider makers. UFF brews and ferments a variety of amazing drinks, including their renowned cider (or cidah!) After dashing through the Eastern Promenade, nothing will taste quite as refreshing at the finish line as one of their homemade hard ciders. Cheers!

May 12, 2018 Waves Begin at 10:00 AM for (5K)

What You Get

Sure, the real reward is an awesome event where you get to run a race with your friends, but we want you to have some sweet gear to remember your experience by.

Unique 2018 Race Day Shirt

Unique 2018 Race Day Shirt

Custom 2018 Finisher's Medal

Custom 2018 Finisher's Medal

Commemorative Event Glass

Commemorative Event Glass

Hard Cider Run Event Perks
But Wait, There's More, You Also Receive:
  • Entry to the 5K run or walk
  • Commemorative bib
  • Chip timing with text/email notifications
  • Glass of hard cider (soda available as well)
  • Free professional race photos
5K Hard Cider Race

Event Options

While the standard 5K is always the most popular event, we have a couple fun options to add on when registering! Check out what else is available below and feel free to add one on when you register online!

The Hungry Apple
Hungry Apple Badge
The Hungry Apple

Select The Hungry Apple option and you will enjoy a scrumptious donut at each mile marker. Eat all three, cross the finish line, and you’ll receive a second, exclusive The Hungry Apple medal!

Virtual Run/Walk
Virtual Run Badge
Virtual Run/Walk

Can’t make it to The Hard Cider Run near you? We have an all-new option for you to earn some amazing cider swag, run or walk 3.1 miles, yet not have to be there on race day. Get the details!

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Registration & Pricing

Early bird pricing is now available! Save money on your registration by signing up early, and save an additional $5 by creating or joining a team with 4+ friends.

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December 4 - March 4

5K $35

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March 5 - April 29

5K $40

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April 30 - May 11

5K $45

Online registration closes on May 11th at 12PM EST. Race Day registration (if available) for 5K is $50. Limited to 1,200 participants.

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Team Registration

Want to save $5 on registration? Create or join a team with 4+ friends and each person will save. It’s better to run together, so round up your crew, sign up together and get to training.

During the registration process, you will have the opportunity to create or join a team. When choosing your wave, a ‘Team’ button will appear. Simply hit the 'Team' button to at this point to create a new team or join your friends!

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Packet Pick-Up

You must pick up your packet prior to race day. We will have packet pick-up on Thursday and Friday during race week. You are welcome to have a friend or family member grab your packet for you!

Happy Hour
Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up

Swing by Urban Farm Fermentory on Thursday, May 10 from 4PM-7PM or Friday, May 11 from 11AM-7PM.

Mail Direct
Mail My Packet

For a nominal fee, we can mail your packet straight to your door! This option is available until April 22.

Get Involved

  • Volunteer
    Volunteer and Get Cool Stuff

    Volunteers are needed at various times during the week leading up to the race, at early packet pick-up, and race day. Oh, you get some pretty sweet swag and a free registration for helping out!

    Want to learn more? Click the link below: Volunteer Information

    VOLUNTEER SIGN UP
  • Hard Cider Run In Cider
    Spread the Word

    Running is great and all, but it’s even more enjoyable if you bring a bunch of friends. Become a In-Cider and get rewarded for referring friends, family, and coworkers! After you register for the race, you will be given a unique URL to share. Once five people register using your link, you’ll automatically receive $20 back on your account! Share your link often, as you will get even more rewards after the initial $20 back.

More Information

Here's some extra information that participants might find useful or interesting regarding this Hard Cider Run event.

  • Parking
    Parking

    Street parking is available nearby. We encourage you to take Uber for a safe ride to and from the event. If you are a new user, you can get a free ride (up to $15)!

    Get a Free Uber Ride!

Get Some Gear

Order one of these during registration and you'll be set for those long sessions in the gym (and also those fun happy hours!)

Hard Cider Run Tank Top

Get Excidered!

We're looking forward to seeing you at the event!