Free Concert, 5K/1M Walk & Street Fair
August 26 | Perry Square | 9am-12pm
9am - Street Fair opens
10am - race start/concert begins
11:05am - race awards
11:20am - Playhouse Showstoppers
11:45am - McDowell Marching Band
The Erie Philharmonic brings Beethoven back to downtown Erie to compete in their 8th annual
Beat Beethoven 5k and 1 Mile Walk on Saturday, August 26, 2017.
Join the Philharmonic musicians, Conductor Daniel Meyer, and eager Erie racers for a LIVE performance of Beethoven's 5th Symphony and concert in the park. Enjoy additional music from the Philharmonic following the race!
Race course is same as 2016-17 and will start and end at Perry Square. All racers who finish the 5K/1M Walk before the conclusion of the symphony will receive a free Erie Philharmonic concert voucher!
Enjoy local vendors, food trucks and additional performances from the Erie Playhouse Showstoppers
and the McDowell High School Marching Band as well!
Be sure to bring lawn chairs and blankets!