Special, For This Event Only: Points count towards the 5k, 10k, Endurance, Back of the Pack AND Sippin’ Series. Find more info about the series here.
Runners Receive (with purchase of Wine Festival Ticket):
Wine Festival Ticket, Finisher’s Medal, Technical (Drifit) Event Shirt, & A Chip Timed Event
Wine Festival Ticket includes 5 tasting tokens. Each token gets you a short-tasting list of 3 wines from one winery.
Half-Marathoners also receive a finisher’s blanket.
Benefits Friends of Sky Meadows
Looking for a scenic race? Look no further. The 5k/10k courses run through Sky Meadows State Park. The half runs along the surrounding roads. Registration includes entrance to the park for the entire day! There are tons of hiking trails to keep you entertained after the race and wine festival.
Walkers, strollers and leashed pets are welcome to attend this event.
Want to upgrade your technical short sleeve shirt to a long sleeve tech shirt or hooded sweatshirt? Just add the option to your cart during checkout. This option closes on our guaranteed t-shirt cutoff date 12 days before the event.
Race Start Times
Half – 8:30am
5k/10k – 9:30am
Wine Festival is from 10am-3pm at Sky Meadows State Park (near Visitor’s Center).
Other Amenities:From 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Event Participants will also enjoy a bonfire, free tours of the historic Mt. Bleak House, children’s play area, live music, and other activities provided by The Sky Meadows State Park staff. Booths offering other agricultural products and exhibits are also being planned. The Friends will also offer snacks, hot coffee, cider and coco and similar light fare. The park offers 22 miles of hiking trails, 9 miles of equestrian trails, 5 miles of bike trails, a fishing pond, children’s Discovery Area and picnicking.
5k – $25, until November 15 ($30)
5k + Wine Festival Ticket – $40, until November 15 ($45)
10k – $40, until November 15 ($45)
10k + Wine Festival Ticket – $55, until November 15 ($60)
Half – $65, until November 15 ($70)
Half + Wine Festival Ticket – $80, until November 15 ($85)
Wine Festival Ticket (Non-Runners) – $20, until DAY OF ($25)
T-shirts guaranteed to runners registered before Nov 20. We will order extra t-shirts for those who register after that date, but it is on a first-come first-served basis.
Course maps can be found here:
Half – Out-and-back course: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1974483575
At the event (one hour before the race starts).
Race Day Registration
There will be race day registration. Participants will need to arrive around 45 minutes before the race to get registered for the event. T-shirts sizes can not be guaranteed for race day registers.
Directions to Parking
The race starts and ends in Sky Meadows State Park (11012 Edmonds Ln, Delaplane, VA 20144). You’ll be directed to parking once you reach this address.