Run Now Wine Later Race Instructions, Parking & Packet Pickup




Saturday, October 5th
Race start: 10:00 a.m.
Distance: ~4.5 miles; No minimum pace



The course is mostly trail, with a few minor elevation changes, and clearly marked with directional signs

Where: Gervasi Vineyard, 1700 55th St, NE, Canton, OH 44721


There are ~300 spaces on the Gervasi property. Park as instruction and follow the path to the Crush House. Overflow parking is available on nearby residential streets and at High Mill Church, 1920 Schneider St. NE. Gervasi Staff and Alert REACT units will be there to assist you. Please follow their directions, and consider riding together.

Early Packet Pickup:
Friday, October 4th from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Villa Grande, opposite the Crush house at the back of the GV property. Please pick up early for you and your friends.

Race Day Pickup:
Saturday, October 5th from 8:30 am to 9:45 am in the parking lot near the Crush House.


Vintage wine glasses from previous years will be for sale at the race; 2 for $5.

Gervasi is a pet-free environment, however, pets are permitted on the racecourse. Please respect our hosts’ policy and refrain from walking your pet around the Gervasi grounds.

Strollers are permitted. We advise using a stroller / jogging stroller with larger wheels because of the uneven surface of the trail. Strollers should start at the back of the corral.

Aid Stations:
Porto-johns and a water stop will be located at about the halfway point near the Easton St. entrance to GlenOak High School. There is an additional water stop near Schneider St.

Restrooms will be open near the Piazza and portables will be positioned near the start line and on the course by GlenOak High School. There are also restrooms in Veterans' Park.

Over all first, second and third place male and female will receive a gift certificate and a wine glass. Wine glasses will be awarded to the first three female and male finishers in each age group. Awards will be announced beginning at 11:00. Please note: Awards will not be mailed. You must be present to collect your award.



Vouchers may be used at the Crush House on a walk-in basis. If you choose to redeem the voucher at the Bistro, please visit and click on the Open Table link to make a reservation.