Come run in the 6th annual Chilly Bean Run at Coosaw Point on Lady’s Island in Beaufort, SC. Fun, flat beautiful course amongst giant live oaks and by the water. Chili Brewfest party afterward with chili and beer, live music, and fun for kids. Follow us on Facebook for race updates and hype!
Runners can choose between 2 USATF certified distances: 5k or 10k and will be chip timed by Grounded Running. Walkers, runners, families, kids and dogs are all encouraged to participate. Known for its afterparty, the Chilly Bean Run & Chili Brewfest will once again feature a DJ Donna warmup and runner send-off, live music by The Bull Grapes, and all you can eat chili cooked by pro chefs from local restaurants. Craft beer, kids plates, and other concessions available for sale make sure there is plenty to eat and drink for all. All participants get a free ticket to the chili after party, and runners over age 21 receive a free recovery beer after the race!
Last year's race sold out at over 500 runners, and based on current registrations, organizers expect another sellout. To ensure you don't miss out, it is recommended that you preregister for the race at Runsignup.com. Race day registration is available, but has sold out for the past three years. Register early and arrive early! And bring your 4-legged running partner! The race is (leashed) dog-friendly. (dogs run for free).
Not a runner? No problem- come eat and party with us! You can purchase tickets to the after party on site. A chili after party ticket is $10, and a bottomless beer cup is $15 for one, $20 for two.
The race offers fun award categories, such as Furthest Distance traveled to run, Oldest Participant, Youngest Participant, First Military Finisher, First Dog to cross the finish line, and First Stroller. Kid-Friendly awards include the breakdown of smaller age award categories for male and female: 8 and under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18. The other awards are standard: top finisher male/female in 10-year age groups. All registered runners receive a finisher medal!
This year's race benefits YMCA of Beaufort.The Chilly Bean Run event organizers as well as the Beaufort Academy Parent's Association are thrilled to be able to give proceeds to a local organization in need.
So don't miss out on this fun event for a great cause! We will see you at Coosaw Point on February 2nd! Any questions about the event, please check out our webpage at www.getchilly.org.