Messina Hof Wine and Roses 5k
Run or stroll your way through 3.1 miles of the beautiful property of Messina Hof Winery and flat Bryan, Texas streets.
Race Texas Sports and Messina Hof Winery & Resort have partnered to hold an unforgettable event that includes a beautiful course through the vines of Messina Hof Winery & Resort, state-of-the-art timing and results, custom race shirt, custom race-bib, a commemorative wine glass, a brunch-style buffet created by the finest Messina Hof chef, and an unforgettable medal when you cross the finish line.
The Messina Hof Wine and Roses Half Marathon will be on April 22nd in Bryan, Texas at Messina Hof Winery & Resort. Runners and spectators alike will enjoy the sites of the premiere Texas winery especially during the 34th annual Wine and Roses Festival. During the festival enjoy local artisans, wine tastings, and the grape stomp competition!
T-Shirts and Finisher Prize
5K participants will receive a custom race shirt at packet pick-up, but sizes are only guaranteed to those who register on or before April 7th.
A one of a kind finisher’s medal will be given when you cross the finish line.
Awards will be given to the top three male and female winners of each age category. Age category winners are based on chip time within the official results.
The age categories are as follows: 14-19 // 20-24 // 25-29 // 30-34 // 35-39 // 40-44 // 45-49 // 50-54 // 55-59 // 60-69 // 70+
All runners will also receive FREE race photos from the event, so smile big and run for the camera!
Participants will be able to pick up their packets Friday, April 20th from 4pm-7pm at Messina Hof Winery and Saturday, April 21st from 11am-6pm at Messina Hof Winery. Please note on Saturday you will need to park at Rudder High School and take a provided bus to the winery to get your packet and to also enjoy the Wine & Roses Festival. We will have twice as many buses as last year's race.
Race day packet pick-up will be at Messina Hof Winery & Resort but will only be for those that register to do so during online race registration ($10).
You will be allowed to pick-up packets for friends or family only if you have a copy of their confirmation page or photo ID.
Parking will be at Rudder High School and there will be shuttles running from 5:00am-7am and then 8:15am-11:30am. Keep in mind there will be Gear Check on-site at Messina Hof - Winery & Resort.
Once you finish your race, you will be treated to the finest brunch-style buffet the Brazos Valley has to offer brought to you by the Vintage House Restaurant, Messina Hof’s own restaurant.
Other Race Details
The Wine and Roses 5K will start at 7:20am on Sunday, April 22nd, from Messina Hof Winery, located at 4545 Old Reliance Road, Bryan, Texas 77808.
A disposable road racing timing system created by Redemption Race Productions will be used for both the 5K and half marathon. The timing system comes attached to the back of your race bib, and will need to be worn on the front side of your body.
Traffic control will be conducted by the city of College Station and College Station Police Department to ensure the safety of our competitors and event participants.
There will be 1 water stop located in the vines of Messina Hof Winery that will have wine tastings exclusively available to runners! Oh, and there will be water too!
A first-aid station and mobile unit will be located at the start/finish area.