Indulge in two of Seattle’s true loves: Running and Craft Beer! The Craft Classic Half Marathon and 5K offers a unique Seattle area course with fast times, sweeping views and a delicious craft beer reward at the finish line at Redhook Brewery. Race giveaways for all participants include a commemorative event shirt and beer glass, special finisher’s medal, a voucher for a free beer at Redhook.

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 a voucher for one free beer from Redhook!


Parking and Shuttles

We highly encourage using a ride share service for anyone who plans to enjoy the beer garden after the race. For those who plan to drive, there will be free parking for both the Half Marathon and 5K.

The Half Marathon is a point-to-point course with the start at Redmond City Hall at 15670 Northeast 85th Street, Redmond, WA 98052. There is ample free parking on the streets of downtown Redmond.

The Half Marathon finishes at Redhook Brewery in Woodinville (4 miles from the start) and there will be free post-race shuttles heading back from the finish to the start. IMPORTANT: the shuttles will stop running at 12:30 PM.

The 5K starts and finishes at Redhook Brewery in Woodinville. Free parking is located steps from the brewery, across the river at Northshore Athletic Fields – 14735 NE 145th Street, Woodinville, WA 98072.


Rails to Trails Challenge

Earn your Golden Spike medal! Complete the Rails to Trails Challenge by finishing both the Iron Horse Half Marathon on August 27 and the Craft Classic Half Marathon on September 10 to receive this sweet series medal.

Course Map


Packet Pickup & Race Instructions

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, Sept. 8 from 12:00-7:00PM
Road Runner Sports Seattle

Saturday, Sept. 9 from 10:00AM-4:00PM
Road Runner Sports Bellevue


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