The Great Houston Pie Run

Don’t want to get up early on Thanksgiving Day? The Great Houston Pie Run is for you! Enjoy beer, pie, a timed race and best of all - no guilt for sleeping in on Thanksgiving Day!

When: Saturday, November 23

Start/Finish: Kings Bierhaus, 2044 E TC Jester Blvd, Houston, TX 77008

Race Day Schedule:

  • 7:30am - 5K/10K start

The Great Houston Pie Run includes:

  • All 5K and 10K participants receive a chip timed race plus a shirt and medal

  • Beer and pie for all runners!

  • Join in the fun post-race with food, drink, music and more for the whole family!

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Registration Fees:

$35 early registration (before 8/31/2019)
$40 regular registration (before 10/31/2019)
$45 late registration (on or after 11/1/2019)

$40 early registration (before 5/15/2019)
$45 regular registration (before 10/31/2019)
$50 late registration (on or after 11/1/2019)

$15 per child

Group Registration
Like to run with friends? Send us an email at and we can customize a group registration code to simplify your packet pick up!

Registration closes at 6pm on Friday, November 22. Race day registration is not available.

Packet Pick Up

  • Pick Up #1 - Thursday, November 21, 2019 - Sun and Ski Sports - Westheimer, 6100 Westheimer Rd #126, Houston, TX 77057 from 12pm-7pm

  • VIP Race Packets will also be available race morning starting at 6:30am for those who pre-registered. Please be advised that race morning packet pick up can be hectic and the lines can be long. We highly recommend you pick up your packet prior to race day if at all possible.


  • More info coming soon.


  • All courses are flat and fast.

  • Races are chip timed.

  • Course cut off times are 1 hour for the 5K and 2 hours for the 10K (approx 19 min per mile pace)

  • Water stations are located approx every 2 miles and at the finish.

Results & Awards

  • All finishers will receive a medal

  • Top 3 overall Male and Female awards will be awarded after the race

  • Top 3 Costume Contest winners will be awarded

  • 10K Age Group Awards will be awarded in 5 year increments beginning at 14 and up, 15-19, 20-24 and up through 75+

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Volunteer with us!

We are looking for fun, energetic people to lend a helping hand on race day! Volunteer jobs will include water stations, post-race activities, finisher merchandise, food/beverage and more. You can expect each shift to last about 4 hours. To sign up for a volunteer shift, click the button below.