4th annual NE Beer Mile
August 19th 11am - 1pm
21 University Ave NE (West Photo parking lot)


Due to construction in our neighborhood we weren’t sure we were getting a permit from the city this year, but just in the nick of time we got it! We are ready! Are you?

The Rules
Drink a 12 oz can of beer, run a quarter mile. Drink a 12 oz can of beer, run a quarter mile. Drink a 12 oz can of beer, run a quarter mile. Drink a 12 oz can of beer, run a quarter mile.
Add it up and you have 4 cans of beer and a mile - that's a Beer Mile.
NE Beer Mile start and finish are in West Photo's parking lot. This is where the exchange zone (code for where you drink the beer) will be located. Participants drink their beer, exit the parking lot and head left on to University Avenue, then left on Hennepin Avenue, left on 4th Street, left again on 1st Avenue, left on University Avenue and enter West Photo's parking lot from University to the exchange zone. Repeat 3 more times.

The event is hosted by Mill City running, beer is provided by Surdyk’s, Kazoo Branding will be photographing the event so make sure to check the website and the Heart of Northeast facebook page and tag yourself after the event!
Say hi to Marchall, our Northeast beat cop will be present to make sure everything runs smooth.

A big thank you to Mill City Running and to our Heart of Northeast member and Sponsors to make this event possible
Bibelot shops, Patti Froeber Dentistry, little pepper promotions, Minuteman Press, Northeast Bank, Pure Health, Surdyk’s, Kazoo Branding, Union Bank
Chuck & Don’s, Corporate Art Force, The Film Society of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Otters Saloon, Our Lady of Lourdes, Pinnacle Services, Punch Pizza, Sala Architects, Shadick Vineyards, Union Bank, Woman’s Club /Ard Godfrey House

Do you have a business in the Heart of Northeast and you would like to contribute to our local community and get exposure through fun events like these? Become a Heart of Northeast member and or sponsor!