June 22nd, 2019
Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD
Join us on Saturday, June 22nd, at Rash Field in the Inner Harbor as we celebrate summer in CRAB-TASTIC style. The Charm City Crab Run 5k race will start and end in Baltimore’s beautiful Inner Harbor. As you finish your race you will find yourself immersed in the largest Crab, Wine & Beer Festival in Charm City with over 60 beers and wine to choose from along with food trucks, arts & crafts, and enjoy the sounds of live music on the Main Stage. If you like to eat crabs you can purchase them ala carte or select the VIP – all you care to eat option. Teams are encouraged to dress up – there will be a costume contest. All runners are welcome to stay at the festival through the first session (11am – 3pm). Get Crackin’ and Get Runnin’ cause this will be the CRABBIEST part of your Summer. Sign up today – space is limited. Click Here to Register.
Shirts & Shirt Sizes only guaranteed if you register prior to May 19th!
Packet Pick-ups: Pre-Race Packet Pick-up Friday, June 21st from 3:30pm-7:30pm at Charm City Run at McHenry Row / Race Day Packet Pickup 8am at the Event Entrance Rash Field, Inner Harbor
NOTE: If you wish for someone else to pick up your packet for you, they must present a written note of permission from you.
Runners will be able to register on-site for the race starting at 8am on June 22nd. Registration will be limited and shirt sizes will be first come - first serve.
Directions: Directions to Rash Field, Baltimore Rash Field is conveniently located next to the Maryland Science Center at Baltimore's Inner Harbor in downtown Baltimore. Rash Field is accessible from I-95 and I-295 from the south, I-95 and I-83 from the north, and I-70 to the west. Light rail and MARC Trains stop at Camden Yards, only five blocks away from Rash Field
- From the NORTH: I-95 South to Baltimore. Once you pass through the Fort McHenry Toll Facility, go through the far right tube of the tunnel, and stay in right lane. Once you emerge from the tunnel, the Key Highway exit (#55) is immediately on the right. Take the exit and move to the right lane. Make a right at the traffic light onto Key Highway. Follow Key Highway to Rash Field, which will be on your right.
- From the SOUTH: I-95 North to Baltimore. Follow the sign to Downtown Baltimore. Take the exit to I-395. Follow the signs to the Inner Harbor downtown area. Turn right onto Conway Street. Follow Conway Street to Light Street. Turn right onto Light Street, move to the furthest left lane, and follow to the traffic light at Key Highway. Bear left onto Key Highway (it's not a straight-across intersection). Rash Field will be on your left immediately after the Maryland Science Center.
Awards: Cash awards to the top two men and women in the 5K division. Costume awards will be also awarded.
"NO CHIP, NO TIME, NO AWARD"
Volunteers: Will receive entry to the post-race party. Volunteers should check in on race day at Rash Field – Inner Harbor! To volunteer please email [email protected]
Post-race Party: Live music and awards will be hosted by the Chesapeake Wine Crab & Beer Festival on the main stage at Rash Field – Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD. All runners 21 & Over WILL need proper identification to redeem their souvenir mug after the finish line.
Event Guidelines: Strollers are permitted on the course, however we ask that for safety reasons you line up at the back of the pack. NO DOGS ALLOWED. Your race number must be worn on your front and must be visible. DO NOT exchange or give your race number to another participant. A water station will be available mid-course and at the finish line.
Sponsorship Opportunities: If you are interested in sponsoring The Charm City Wine Run 5K, please contact [email protected]
Beneficiary: The Spirit of Hope Children’s Foundation is a non-profit 501c3 organization formed and operated for the purpose of providing supper and promoting education for children and adults with a mental and physical disability.