A full slate of activities is planned for the weekend. Make your reservations to stay and play. This schedule is tentative as some locations have yet to be determined and events may be added.
THURSDAY May 5
- 5:30 to 7:30pm — Early Packet Pickup and Wine Reception. Location Carr Winery, 414 N. Salsipuedes St., Santa Barbara. If you wish to pick up your packet on Thursday evening in Santa Barbara, sign up for our early packet pickup party which includes wine tasting, appetizers and entertainment. Only registered guests will be able to pick up their packets at this event. $25 per person.
FRIDAY May 6
- 10am to 6:00pm — RACE EXPO; Packet pickup open until 7:00pm. Hotel Corque in Solvang. Exhibitors, sampling, seminars, food and wine, etc.
- 6:00 to 7:30pm — Race Orientation & Welcome Reception in Solvang. Location Route 246 Restaurant at Hotel Corque. $30 per person. A guest speaker, race director and race announcer will provide insight on the course and race preparation. Wine and light food included. Meet elite runners and other guests. Raffle for prizes.
- All Day — Runner dinner specials offered at participating restaurants in the Santa Ynez Valley and Santa Barbara.
SATURDAY May 7
- 5:15 to 6:30am — Transportation to start, late packet pickup and warm-up on Sagunto St. in Santa Ynez. Must sign up and pay for late pickup ($20)
- 7:00am — RACE START on Sagunto St. in Santa Ynez
- 8:00am to 10:30am — Race Finish on Copenhagen and First St. in Solvang
- 9:00am to Noon — Wine & Music Festival in Solvang Park presented by THE SANTA BARBARA INDEPENDENT
- 10:30 to 11:00am — Awards Ceremony in Solvang Park, Presented by RaboBank
- All Day — Special offers at various tasting rooms, wineries and other area merchants in Solvang, Los Olivos and Santa Ynez on Sat and Sun.
- 3:00 to 6:00pm — Finishers Party TBA