Green Beer Races This Weekend

| March 5, 2012
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The quirkiness that is Eastport never ends. The 2012 Annual Green Beer Races are coming this Saturday from noon until 9pm at the Eastport Democratic Club.

The public is invited to attend the 2012 Annapolis Green Beer Races on Saturday, March 10th from noon to 9pm (Rain or Shine) at the Eastport Democratic Club, 525 State Street in Annapolis. The private club, will host 4-person (2 men, 2 women) Bar/Restaurant Relay and Children’s (Kool-Aid) races in addition to the annual Men’s and Women’s Keg Toss.

The Event will feature a series of team relay races in which contestants will carry Green Beer on trays while completing a team course as fast as possible. The competition works like the NCAA Bracket and will consist of teams facing off in a single elimination setting, with the winning team of each race moving to the next round.

Schedule is as follows:

  • 12 Noon Registration
  • 1pm Opening Ceremony – Hal the Piper
  • 1:15pm Kids Green Kool-Aid Races
  • 2:30pm Teelin Irish Dance Company
  • 3pm Adult Green Beer Relay Races
  • 4pm Teelin Irish Dance Company

Greenbeerfest (entertainment) – Inside

  • 1:30pm-3pm Ebb & Flo Local acoustical favorites
  • 5pm-8pm Michael McHenry Awesome Rock n Roll

Refreshments will be available for purchase including Green Beer, Corned Beef & Cabbage, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Steamed Spiced Shrimp, Fresh-Shucked Oysters on the Half Shell and more. In addition, prizes will be awarded for “Best Dressed Dog” and “Cutest Leprechaun.”

Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Eastport Elementary School.  To register a team or for more information, please visit www.eastportdc.com.

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