Destination Races offers a host of Race Extras available only to registered runners and their guests. Plan ahead and compliment your weekend in wine country by reserving your space during registration, or if you have already registered you may purchase them separately through Race Extras. These activities typically sell out so we advise purchasing them in advance. Please note there are no refunds. To purchase a race extra, click button under the Race Extra you would like to purchase, select category “Race Extra-Add to your registration” and follow the steps below.
Early Packet Pickup at Potomac River RunningGet this Race Extra
The Early Packet Pickup service is provided as an alternative for runners who are unable to go to the free Race Expo on Friday or simply prefer to receive their packets early. Sign up for this service during registration, or later through Race extras registration, by purchasing through Race Extras.
Your packet will be available for pickup at the Expo and on race day if you cannot attend. For more details on this special service, go to Packet Pickup Options.
Date: Thursday | May 31, 2018
Time: 4:00PM- 7:45PM
Location: Potomac River Running (4501 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203)
Purchase Wine Glass (SCHOTT ZWIESEL® Crystal Glassware)Get this Race Extra
Runners may pre-purchase up to 3 additional wine glasses for guests to take part in the post race Wine and Music Festival and wine tasting.
Date: Saturday | June 2, 2018
Cost: $25 for runners (limit 1) & $30 for guests (limit 3)
Time: 9:30AM- 12:00PM
Location: Wine and Music Festival
DC Bus Transportation on SaturdayGet this Race Extra
There will be one bus transporting runners from the Westin Arlington Gateway, 2 blocks from the Ballston Metro Station. Runners must sign up for this in advance.
Departure Location: Westin Arlington
Address: 801 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22203
Departure Time: 5:15am, arriving at Start Line by 6:15am
Return Departure from Finish Area (Doukenie Winery): 11:15am returns to Westin Arlington by 12:45pm.
Race Day Packet Pickup on SaturdayGet this Race Extra
Pick up your packet on race morning near the start line in Purcellville. Pick up time is from 5:30AM-6:30AM. Participant shirt sizes cannot be guaranteed for Race Day Packet Pickup. (Regular packet pickup at the Race Expo is free – Race Day Pickup is optional)
Date: Saturday | June 2, 2018
Time: 5:30AM – 6:30AM
Location: Start Line (Doukenie Winery),14727 Mountain Rd, Purcellville, VA 20132
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.Register Now
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