After a year of uncertainty it’s back! In person running with Mickey and Minnie and the gang, through the castle, around the parks, with a margarita is back!
That’s right. It’s happening. Run Disney announed Wednesday morning that Wine and Dine, Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend and Princess Half Marathon Weekend are all back for in-person races starting with Wine and Dine in fall 2021.
Wine and Dine 2021 will be held November 4-7. Each race has a virtual option but more importantly, there is in-person options for the 5k, 10k and half!
Registration dates for Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend 2022:
- Club runDisney Gold and Platinum Registration begins July 6, 2021 at 10:00 AM Eastern Time.
- General Registration opens July 13, 2021 at 10:00 AM Eastern Time.
According to Run Disney:
This year, some of your favorite villains are back for another wickedly delicious good time during the 2021 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend powered by AfterShokz! Only this time, you’ll experience the ghoulish fun at Walt Disney World Resort — right at the start of The World’s Most Magical Celebration! This year’s menu will satisfy your cravings, whether it’s your first or 50th race. For those hungry for a little extra kick, there’s our Two Course Challenge that’s guaranteed to keep you running. Plus, you can keep things cookin’ at an after-hours Post-Race Party for runners and registered Guests!
Disney has not released details about character meet and greets and more but those details will be forthcoming.
We may not be quite ready to bring back every element of a runDisney race weekend as COVID-19 guidelines may change before our return to in-person running. Please visit our runDisney Return to In-Person Running page for the latest information.Run Disney
Walt Disney World Marathon will be held January 5-9 2022 at Walt Disney World and will include the option for Dopey Challenge. The 5k, 10k, half marathon and full marathon will all be back and in-person and we can’t contain our excitement.
Registration for the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend 2022:
- Club runDisney Gold & Platinum Registration Opens July 20, 2021 at 10 AM EST.
- General Registration for In-Person Races Opens July 27, 2021 at 10 AM EST.
- General Registration for Virtual Races Opens July 30, 2021 at 10 AM EST.
Disney Princess Half Marathon is back in 2022 as well. The races wll be held February 4-7, 2022.
Registration dates for Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend:
- Club runDisney Gold & Platinum Registration Opens August 17, 2021 at 10 AM EST.
- Registration for In-Person Races Opens August 24, 2021 at 10 AM EST.
- Registration for Virtual Races Opens August 27, 2021 at 10 AM EST.
In addition, a BRAND NEW race weekend has also been announced.
Springtime Surprise Weekend is new RunDisney experience coming to Walt Disney World resort in 2022. Here’s what we know so far.
If you’ve been looking for a new and exciting running event, the runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort is for you—because it’s a completely different experience every year! You never know what to expect, except that it’s going to be fun and distinctively runDisney. Best of all, it doesn’t matter if you just laced up your first pair of running shoes or you’re a runDisney veteran who’s been around the block—literally—a few hundred times. The runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend is as much about the smiles as it is about the miles. But one thing’s for sure, you won’t want to miss this year’s event, because—surprise!—it’s going to be a whole new theme next year.
More information about the 2022 runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend event is coming soon, so please check back often.RunDisney
For more information head over to the RunDisney website and stay tuned right here to For The Love of the Mouse for more information as it becomes available.