Schedule of Events
Early Packet Pickup
Get this Race Extra!

Thurs: 05-07-18 | 3:00PM – 7:00PM

The Early Packet Pickup service is provided for those runners living or staying in or near Santa Barbara that prefer to receive their packets early and not drive to the expo location. Participants receive a discount on purchases at Santa Barbara Running Co. Sign up for this service in conjunction with registration, or after registration, by using the link below. Your packet will be available for pickup at the Expo and on race day if you cannot attend for any reason.

Santa Barbara Running Company
110 Anacapa St,
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Hours: 3:00PM – 7:00PM


More Info

Race Expo
Learn More

Fri: 05-11-18 | 12:00PM – 6:00PM

We recommend that you pick up your race packet at the Race Expo, which is FREE and open to the public. At the Race Expo you will receive your bib, timing chip, shirt and other race information. Exhibitor booths, sampling, merchandise sales, seminars, wine tasting and other events are typically held at the Race Expo.

Solvang Park
1639 Copenhagen Dr,
Solvang, CA 93463

Hours: 12:00PM – 6:00PM

Welcome Reception
Get this Race Extra!

Fri: 05-11-18 | Time TBD

Join us for a spectacular evening to kick off race weekend! Enjoy culinary offerings and signature varietals of the surrounding wine region. Mix and mingle with Destination Races’ Race Director, Matt Dockstader, and fellow runners including Elite Runners and other VIPs during this festive evening!

Price: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Race Start
See the Course

Sat: 05-12-18 | 7:00AM

The staging area for the start line is located at the corner of Sagunto Street and Faraday in Santa Ynez. Race-day packet pickup (fee applies), bag check, water, sunscreen, and warm-up are held in this area. The coffee shop on Sagunto St. opens early for runners.

Faraday St & Sagunto St,
Santa Ynez, CA 93460

Hours: 7:00 AM

Post-Race Wine and Music Festival
Purchase Guest Wine Glasses

Sat: 05-12-18 | 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Celebrate your 13.1 Accomplishment in style as you taste from over 20 local wineries and enjoy the Firestone Walker Beer Garden.

Solvang Park
1639 Copenhagen Dr,
Solvang, CA 93463

Hours: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for This Event!
May 12, 2018

Santa Barbara and the adjoining Santa Ynez Valley offer the ideal destination running experience. Held in early May on Mother’s Day weekend, it’s the perfect time to visit this haven for outdoor recreation.

Register Now

Event Partners

We’re proud to partner with these great brands to bring you an incredible event experience. Whether you’re drenched in sweat, dressed in costume or immersed in music, you've worked hard to get there and deserve to have the best time possible.

Become a Partner

HomeAway Logo
Krave Logo
barkTHINS Logo
American Lamb Board Logo
Clif Bar Logo
Nuun Logo
Smarty Pants Vitamins Logo
Scharffen Berger logo
Purity Organic