Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon

Run. Sip. Explore.

The race starts and finishes at bucolic Doukenie Winery, the perfect venue for hosting the post-race Wine & Music Festival, Presented by Loudoun Wineries Association. This scenic, tree-laden course runs north of the winery on historic byways, passing vineyards, farms, ranches and estates along the way.  Come experience the race of a lifetime as we welcome you to Virginia and DC’s Wine Country!

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June 1, 2019

The Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon is not just a running race, it’s a destination lifestyle experience. Loudoun County plays host to this popular event located in and around historic Leesburg, VA, one hour west of Washington DC.

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The Course

The Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon starts and finishes at Doukenie Winery, offering a scenic 13.1 mile course showcasing Virginia’s historic byways and beautiful countryside. The course passes vineyards, farms, ranches and estates along the way.

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Experience Wine Country

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Destination Races is known for our Post-Race Wine & Music Festival featuring wine tastings from 20 of Loudoun County’s finest wineries. Cross the finish line; then celebrate your accomplishment with a toast…or two! Cheers to you!

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Complete the Flight

Destination Races brings the fun of the Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon to many wine regions across the country. Run your way through Wine Country with us and then celebrate by tasting the local varietals.

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.

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