5K Details

Soak up all of downtown in the Ventura 5K. The course features two loops that run along Main Street past the restaurants, shops and nightlife of downtown Ventura. Finish right at Mission Park and enjoy all the perks of the finish festival. Toast with a cold craft beer and enjoy the Belgian Waffle Breakfast!

Race Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021

Race Time: 9:00 AM

Race Location: Mission Park, 185 E Santa Clara St, Ventura, CA 93001


  • Event shirt
  • Waffle breakfast
  • Craft beer
  • Finisher's medal
  • Reusable tote bag
  • Professionally chip timed
  • Post-race party

Back This Year! 2021 marks the second annual Ventura Brew Fest featuring tastings from craft brewers at Ventura’s Mission Park. Sip on a variety of craft beers while enjoying a laid back atmosphere with music, food, vendors, games, races and more. This year's Brew Fest will be bigger and better than last year. Save $5 when you purchase your Brew Fest tickets with your registration.

Course Map and Description

Downtown Ventura 5K! Run along main street in downtown Ventura.  

Interactive Course Map Link

Elevation Profile



5K awards will take place around 9:45 AM. 5K awards will be provided to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in the following age categories:

Age Groups

  • 12 & Under
  • 13 - 19
  • 20 - 24
  • 25 - 29, ... 70 - 74
  • 75 - 79
  • 80+


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