Treat yourself to a morning of indulgence with the ultimate pairing: Running and Craft Beer! The Craft Classic Half Marathon and 5K offers a unique and challenging Phoenix area course with sweeping views and a delicious craft beer reward at the finish line along the beautiful Avenue of the Fountains in Fountain Hills, AZ. Race giveaways for all participants include a commemorative event shirt and beer glass, special finisher’s medal, free race photos and a free beer from Huss Brewing Co.


Entry Fees

Half Marathon
First 150 spots = $75
151-300 = $80
301-450 = $85
451-600 = $95
601+ = $105

First 150 spots = $35
151-300 = $45
301-450 = $50
451-600 = $55
601+ = $60

Click HERE for current Half Marathon & 5K price


What’s Included

All participants will receive a commemorative pint glass, an official event shirt, a custom finisher medal and runners 21+ will receive one free beer from Huss Brewing!


FREE Social Run Series

Log your training miles for Craft Classic and make new running friends over a tasty Huss Brewing beer! Craft Classic Social Runs will be happening on July 13, August 10, August 31 and September 28 at different locations each time. Opportunities for free beer and prizes! More info:


2016 Photos & Results



Course Map

Phoenix Half Marathon Phoenix 5K

Packet Pickup & Race Instructions

Pre-Race Packet Pickup will be held at Road Runner Sports Tempe on Friday, October 13 and Road Runner Sports Scottsdale on Saturday, October 14 and will be mandatory for all participants. If you can’t make it, someone will be able to pick up for you. Fully detailed race instructions will be posted on this page and sent via email to all participants the week of the event.


Prizes & Awards

Get pumped up knowing the top three overall male and female finishers will receive awesome awards, as well as the top three finishers in EACH age group! Your chances are looking good!

Top male and female Half Marathon finishers will WIN THEIR WEIGHT IN BEER!


Age Groups

17 & under