Individual Registration: Individual registration for the 2019 Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon is open! The Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon has sold out 11 years in a row so be sure to mark your calendar to secure your spot in the race!
New for 2019: additional slots will be made available for the half marathon at the outset of registration. There will not be a 2nd chance drawing held for the 2019 race.
Individual Registration ($180)
Registration for individuals opens November 15th at 9:00am PST.
- Access to scenic 13.1 mile course
- Classic, Unique Finisher’s Medal
- Technical fabric running shirt
- Transportation to/from race start and finish from designated parking areas
- Logo wine glass good for tastings at post-race Wine & Music Festival in Sonoma Plaza (must be 21+)
- Special offers from hotels, sponsors, exhibitors and local businesses
- Chip timing system and results
Teams of 4 or more participants have access to register in the exclusive group registration period which opens November 1st at 9:00am PST.
If you register during the exclusive group registration period, you must create or join a team and have at least 4 team members prior to November 15th. Those that do not have 4 team members will have their registrations canceled and they will need to register again when registration opens to the public on November 15th.
To be scored as part of the team competition, teams must have a minimum of 6 members. Teams may consist of any combination of male and female runners. Teams can have a maximum of 20 runners per team, if over 20 members, you must register at least two teams of 6 members or more per team.
Scoring Team members will be scored both as an Individual and in the Team competition. The top 6 times will be combined to get the total team time. Teams will be scored in All Male, All Female, or Co-ed divisions.
Private Reserve VIP Package
We’re rolling out the red carpet for those who want a little more ease from their Napa to Sonoma experience. VIP registration is open and available to a limited number of runners. The Private Reserve experience includes:
- Half Marathon entry
- VIP Express Packet Pick-up at Expo or Race Day Packet Pick-Up
- VIP Gift
- Unlimited VIP Lounge access on race day to include:
- Pre and post-race food and beverage (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
- Private VIP restrooms at the Start
- Private Gear Check
- Private post-race massage
Half Marathon Course
This scenic and fast 13.1 mile course starts at Cuvaison Carneros Winery where runners congregate in one of the most beautiful start areas anywhere. You’ll warm up next to the winery alongside rows of rolling vineyards and a reservoir. Runners must be dropped at the entrance to the winery by bus or by vehicle in the Domaine Carneros parking lot. There is NO parking there or anywhere near the start area!
Out of the starting gate, you’ll take a left turn on Duhig Rd. and make your ascent up Butt Burner Hill. Once over the crest it’s a beautiful cruise downhill into the Carneros wine appellation. Enjoy vistas of the Napa-Sonoma Marshes Wildlife Preserve, San Pablo Bay and Mt. Tamalpais in Marin as you wind through hundreds of rolling acres of vineyards and wineries. The course also passes ranches and farms filled with a variety of animals including horses, cows, pigs, sheep, goats, llamas, chickens and donkeys.
Date: Sunday, July 21, 2019
Start Time: 7:00 AM
Start Line: Cuvaison Carneros Winery – 1221 Duhig Rd, Napa, CA 94559
Finish Line: Sonoma Plaza – 453 1st St E, Sonoma, CA 95476
Time Limit: 3.5 hours or 16:00 min/mi pace
New for 2019: The Rosé 5K will be on Saturday of event weekend. This allows participants to Pair their registration with the half marathon, to be eligible for a special gift. Registration for the 5K is available through Bundled, Team registration, beginning November 1st. Individual Registration for the Rosé 5K will open November 15th at 9 a.m. PST.
Date: Saturday, July 20, 2019
Start Time: 8:00 AM
Registration for the Rosé 5K will open November 15th at 9 a.m. PST.