Big Axe Brewing and Rural Renewable Energy Alliance will host the Run for Beer 5K at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, starting and ending at Big Axe Brewing in Nisswa.

All registrants will receive a free craft brew and a collector's pint glass or seasonal swag item from the Brewery Running Series as well as swag from partner sponsors and chances at door prizes. The event also features live music, food trucks, local vendors and social time with the participating sponsors.

All proceeds benefit RREAL with the purpose of supporting its mission of making solar energy more accessible.

Registration will start at 9 a.m. with the event wrapping up at noon. For more information and to register, visit