Run, Drink, and Be Merry: Florence’s ‘Run & Wine’

Mark your calendars for the third annual Run&Wine event on Thursday, May 31. The race will take place at 8 pm starting from Le Vecchie Carceri in Piazza Madonna della Neve, towards Piazzale Michelangelo, past the old Florentine walls, past Piazza Pitti, Ponte alle Grazie, Santa Croce, and ending at the starting line. The 10 km (6.2mi) run and 5 km (3.1mi) walk are open to runners, walkers, and wine lovers alike! After the race, participants and supporters will gather for a wine tasting which will include a variety of Tuscan wines from Santa Cristina.

Registration for the 10 km run and 5 km walk is €15 and €10 for wine lovers and companions and includes the tasting and a complementary wine glass.

For more information and registration visit the website. (olivia pugsley)