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Dreams Do Come True: Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

by On Apr 1, 2015
Dreams Do Come True: Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

Admit it, you have never—and probably won't ever—really outgrow Disney. Or theme parks, period. Ignite your inner child as you dash to your heart's delight around the most magical place on earth, the Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida! Or better yet, bring your children/ nieces/ nephews along to join in the fun!

Taking place throughout the day on Saturday, 7 November 2015, runDisney will be hosting the following races: Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon, Mickey's Jingle Jungle 5K and Kids Races. The Kids Races has several event categories open to various children age groups: Diaper Dash, 200m, 400m and One Mile (1.6km).

Half marathoners will start at 10:00 p.m. and run under the stars through three dazzling Disney theme parks. Spectacular displays of bright lights, together with delightful Disney entertainment, will make this the perfect runner's night out. To add the cherry on top, participants can enjoy delicious food and wines at the exclusive Finish Line Party held in the Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival.

Dreams Do Come True: Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

There will also be a runDisney Health & Fitness Expo ongoing on Friday and Saturday, 6 and 7 November 2015 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. This is not only where racers will pick up their race goodie bags, but also a comprehensive sporting event for enthusiasts. Speakers will share race, training and nutrition tips and there'll be several booths featuring official runDisney merchandise, apparel, fitness equipment, high-tech gadgets and nutritional products.

You can also get a 'Disney Wine & Dine Pre-Race Taste'! The private party on the evening of Friday, 6 November 2015 will be held at the Indiana Jones™ Epic Stunt Spectacular! Theatre. Relax before the big race and be amused by the Disney characters and entertainment.

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Dreams Do Come True: Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend

Don't Procrastinate! Sign Up Today!

The race is more than 200 days away but you'll be surprised—most spaces are already snapped up!

Registration for the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon is still available through the appointed charity groups and travel providers—but even these are selling out quickly. Some Kids Races' event categories have already reached full capacity. The Wine & Dine Pre-Race Taste is already 97% full at the time of writing.

Head over to the runDisney event page to find out more!

Yuyi is pursuing her studies in communications and communities. Now she relishes in the blend of both entities: communicating ideas to this magazine's community. As the lead news writer, her passion lies in helping people find interesting and timely news through the writing she provides.

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