October 5, 2019
Pontchartrain Vineyards, 81250 Old Military Road, Bush, LA 70431
- 5K Wine Run with celebratory wine at the finish
- 1K Tasting Walk with 4 wine tasting stops along the route
- “I’m doing BOTH, Captain Obvious!”
Race through the vineyards and trails of the beautiful Pontchartrain Vineyards. The start time for the 5K Wicked Run begins at 5:00pm and the Wicked Tasting Walk begins at 6:30pm. 5K participants are required to finish in one hour or less. Waves of runners will be released on the course with 2-3 minute intervals. Runners and ALL attendees must be 21.
Race Start Times
Gates Open 3:00pm
5K Trail Fun Run 5:00pm
1K Fun Walk￼ 6:30pm
Event ends: 9:00pm
What to Wear
Raid Grandma’s closet and your nearest party store because we want you to create the most insane costumes. We’ve got some great prizes if your get up bests them all!
Top finishers for the 5K win premium Wicked Wine Swag, prizes and bragging rights to boot. This untimed wine fueled fun run is untimed but the top three male finishers and top three female to cross the finish line win Wicked Wine Run awards.
After your race enjoy our Wicked Post Race Party with Food Trucks, a Live Band, and… more wine! Spectators are welcome!
Packet pick-up is event day starting at 3:00pm @ Pontchartrain Vineyards.
To pick up your packet bring a printed or digital copy of your confirmation email with the QR code on it.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you are having trouble registering or need assistance with your registration please reach out to ACTIVE Consumer Support at 877-228-4881 ext. 4 or firstname.lastname@example.org, Mon – Fri 9am – 7pm Central
Q: Can I run the 5K and jog or walk on the 1K afterwards?
A: Um…of course! In fact, we know this is such a popular option just choose the “BOTH” option when you register…we’ve even applied an automatic discount when you choose both!
Q: Do you need volunteers?
A: Yes, lots. Volunteers can help keep our runners happy by helping with registration, water stops, set up and tear down. For their selfless service, volunteers get Wicked Wine Run swag, complimentary wine after the event, and a thousand “thank you’s” by the world’s happiest runners. CLICK HERE to register as a volunteer or email Neworleans@wickedwinerun.com to get started.
Q: What are the minimum and maximum ages?
A: 21 is the minimum age to attend the event either as a participant or spectator. There’s no maximum age.
Q: What should I bring?
A: Wear you running gear or running costume. Bring your I.D., your favorite designated driver, cash for parking ($10), food trucks and more wine. Bring sunblock and water to keep you safe and healthy. We invite you to bring your picnic blanket or pop up chairs to relax after the race while you rock out to the live band.
Q: What do I get with my registration?
A: You get a premium Wicked race shirt and access to our Wicked post-race party with great live music and the best area food trucks. In addition, 5K runners get finish line wine and 1K participants will enjoy 4 wine tastings on their course.
Q: Do designated driver-runners get a non-alcoholic drink?
A: We love DD’s and we are supplying you free soda or water with your DD wristband.
Q: Do you provide refunds or credits?
A: No, not any. We would be happy to transfer your registration to a family member or friend. The transfer of your registration to a different location is not permitted. You may transfer your registration to another individual up to 21 days before the event by emailing us your request.
Q: Is this race timed and are their awards?
A: Although this wine fueled fun run is untimed, the top 3 males and top 3 females to cross the finish line win awards! There are also awards for the best costumes and fun contests through out the night.
Q: What happens if it rains?
A: We still run….generally. In the case of heavy rain or thunderstorms we will post all relevant weather info on www.wickedwinerun.com, contact you via the e-mail address you provided and publish information via Facebook and Twitter. To read more about our weather policy click here.
Q: What about spectators, pets and kids?
A: The event is for adults 21 years old or over. Spectator tickets (21yrs+) are available on-site for $10 and will come with a wristband and commemorative glass (wine is available for purchase). Spectators can purchase food and drink just as long as they bring along a valid ID and have cash or credit card. Kids, infants and pets are not permitted during event hours.