Online registration will close on Tuesday, October 10 at 11:59 PM. Registration will re-open in person only during the pre-race packet pickup hours as listed below.

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 voucher for 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 voucher for a 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!


2016 Photos & Results



Course Map

Phoenix Half Marathon Phoenix 5K

Packet Pickup

Pre-Race Packet Pickup is mandatory for all participants! If you can’t attend, someone will be able to pick up for you as long as they have a physical copy of your signed USATF waiver. Click HERE for a copy of the waiver.

Packet Pickup will take place as follows:

Friday, Oct. 13 from 12:00-7:00PM
Road Runner Sports Tempe

Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10:00AM-4:00PM
Road Runner Sports Scottsdale


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 A VOUCHER FOR THEIR WEIGHT IN BEER!


Age Groups

17 & under



Charity Partner


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