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The Vine Wine’d

10K or 5K Trail Race – 1 Mile Run/Walk – Post Race Cookout

October 7th, 2017

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IMG_8254Join us for the most unique race of the season, a scenic 10K or 5K or 1 mile tour of our premium wine grape vineyards and surrounding farm. Wine’ding through vineyards, meadow, and numerous forested ecosystems, the network of trails was created by our vineyard manager to showcase the diverse beauty of the property.

2016 marks the fourth year of this annual event. Fenn Valley continues to plant new acres of vineyard, allowing return participants the opportunity to witness the progression of vineyards and wine literally from the ground up. As October is the heart of wine grape harvest, the sights, smells, and taste of harvest will envelop you as you wine’d your way through one of our two courses. The 5K is a timed race on a challenging sanctioned trail course, and the 1 mile is not timed and is set on an easier course.

Note: Online Registration for the 2017 Vine Wine’d will open on May 1st, 2017.

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Registrants Receive

  • 10K/5K trail (timed) or 1 mile (untimed) course
  • Custom authentic MI Awesome T-Shirt
  • Fenn Valley wine glass
  • Complimentary glass of wine or sparkling grape juice
  • Post-race vineyard party including live music

Wine tasting and entertainment will be waiting for you when you get back to the winery and for non-participants during the race. Feel free to bring your own blankets and chairs to settle in! Registration also includes an option to attend a picnic style cookout in the vineyards immediately following the race. Hot grills, fresh salad, and a glass of Michigan wine… what could be better?

Back by Popular Demand – Grape Stomp Contest! The Vine Wine’d features a contest to see who can can crush the most grapes with their feet. Teams will have 5 minutes to smash as many grapes as possible in specially designed stomping boxes. So gather your team and join the fun. Prizes will be awarded to the top four teams.

Not interested in running, but still want to party? As space lasts we are offering discounted admission for non-runners. For $15 you get a meal ticket, Fenn Valley wine glass and entertainment.

2017 Event Schedule

October 6th, 2017

  • 4:00-7:00 PM Early check-in and registration

October 7th, 2017

  • 8:00-9:30 AM Check-in and day of registration
  • 10:00 AM 10K/5K start
  • 10:10 AM 1 mile start
  • 11:00 AM Post-race cookout

All Times are Eastern

Prices

Discounted online registration is available until 11:59 on October 4th. Sign up early and save!

  • 10K: $50 $40
  • 5K: $45 $35
  • 1 Mile: $35 $25

Note: Online Registration will open on May 1st, 2017.

Registrants Receive

  • 10K/5K trail (timed) or 1 mile (untimed) course
  • Custom authentic MI Awesome T-Shirt
  • Fenn Valley wine glass
  • Complimentary glass of wine or sparkling grape juice
  • Post-race vineyard party including live music

Please Note: On-Site registrants are not guaranteed a t-shirt.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Please note: No refunds or race deferrals allowed. Runners may switch from the 10K to the 5K or 1 mile with no refund of the price difference. 1 mile runners may NOT switch to the 10K or 5K without paying the difference. In the event of race cancellation due to inclement weather no refunds or deferrals will be allowed.

6130 122nd Ave | Fennville, MI | 49408 | 269-561-2396