New City Running Tour includes beer, live music at Antone’s


Running, music, beer – for some, it’s the perfect combination.

That’s why City Running Tours is unveiling a new event, the Antone’s Music 5K.

City Running Tours has unveiled a new tour that includes a show at Antone’s. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Participants in the tour get a guided 5K casual run around the most prominent music heritage sites and current hotspots in the “Live Music Capitol of the World,” plus a live show at Clifford Antone’s famous blues venue, Antone’s.

The Antone’s Music 5K tour is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday. Another is planned for July 15. Cost is $30 and includes a beer and entry into Antone’s.

The company also offers running tours that include stops at local breweries, a tour of the University of Texas campus, a ghosts and bats tour, and one that focuses on nature.

On the road? Take your running shoes. City Running Tours offers tours in more than a dozen cities across the United States and Canada, from Atlanta and New York City to San Francisco, Chicago, Denver and Washington, D.C.

For more information or to register, go here.

Author: Pam LeBlanc

Pam LeBlanc writes about fitness and travel for the Austin American-Statesman. She has worked for the Statesman since 1998 and written her weekly fitness column, Fit City, since 2004.

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