April 28, 2018
Wine Country Gardens, 2711 South Highway 94, Defiance, MO 63341
- 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 WINE COUNTRY GARDENS in Defiance, MO. The start time for the 5K Wicked Run begins at 5:00pm and the 1K 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 5 minute intervals in between waves. Runners and ALL attendees must be 21 or older to participate.
April 28, 20185K Trail Fun Run: 5:00pm 1K Tasting Walk: 6:30pm
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 prepared by Cedar Lake Cellars, a Live Band, and… more wine!
Frequently Asked Questions
Please contact us at stlouis@WickedWineRun.com with any specific question you can’t find the answer to here!
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. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to get started or click here.
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: Is the race stroller friendly?A: Nope, sorry.
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 from our Wicked Wine Run tent.
Q: Do you provide refunds?A: No, not any.
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. Review our full weather policy here.
Q: What about spectators and kids?A: Spectators are welcome to attend the event to cheer you on and enjoy the party. Spectators must be 21 or older. Spectator tickets are only $10. Spectators will receive a wristband and a commemorative event wine glass that they can use at the event and take home.