PLACE & TIME -- 8:00a.m. The event will start and finish at the Old Ferry Landing on the south end of Ferry Street in the Paul W. Ogle Riverfront Park. Race Sign-In packets may be picked up after 6:30am. Late registrations will be accepted until 7:30 am.
SWISS WINE FESTIVAL –The Annual Swiss Wine Festival will be underway during the 5K Vevay River Walk/Run. The festival offers wide variety of food booths, entertainment on 3 stages, Arts & Crafts, Grape Stomp, Amusement Rides, Grand Festival Parade, Fireworks, and Riverboat Cruises. For more information email or visit our web site at www.SwissWineFestival.org “Uncork the Fun”
Event details and schedule
THE COURSE– The 5K will begin at the edge of the Ohio River and progress down scenic Market Street. The course will circle the town of Vevay and finish back at the Ogle Riverfront Park. The course will be run on hard surface (flat and fast)
THE RUN – All runners will be timed. Awards will be given to the top finisher in each of the 7 age categories in both male and female divisions along with an overall winner male and female. Random drawing for prizes will be held for all participants after event. Age Brackets: 14 and under, 15 thru 18, 19 thru 29, 30 thru 39, 40 thru 49, 50 thru 59, 60+
THE WALK – This event will be competitive and awards will only be received by the top female and male walker. There will be no age categories. Times will be read off at the finish line.