BUS TRANSPORTATION

Take early buses to avoid overcrowding on later buses. If last bus is full, you will have to drive to or be dropped near at the start line. Plan to arrive at least one hour prior to race start to avoid long lines and allow yourself enough preparation time. The start area opens at 5:30am, race start is 7:30am.

Please note that finish line parking and bus pickup are located at Clos du Bois Winery, located just north of Trentadue Winery on Geyserville Ave. Click here to view the Clos du Bois parking layout.

TO THE START LINE (Virginia Dare Winery)

From the Finish (pick up at neighboring Clos du Bois Winery)
Buses will pick up in the paved turnaround near the parking area.
Approx. every 10 minutes between 5:50am and 6:50am

From Downtown Healdsburg (Vine St. & North St.) or the Dry Creek Inn
Bus stops in Healdsburg first, then picks up at nearby Dry Creek Inn
Approx. every 15 minutes between 6:00am and 6:45am

From the Hyatt Vineyard Creek (adjacent to the Marriott Courtyard)
Hyatt and Marriot Courtyard Santa Rosa guests have priority over non-guests.
6:10am and 6:15am ONLY

From the Hilton Sonoma Wine Country (must be a hotel guest)
6:15am ONLY

From the Hampton Inn Windsor (must be a hotel guest)
6:00am and 6:40am ONLY

TO THE HALLOWINE 5K

All runners must be bussed or dropped off. If dropping, you must arrive prior to 8:00am. Lytton Springs Rd. will be closed to traffic after 8:00am.

From the Finish Line (departure at neighboring Clos du Bois Winery)
Buses will pick up in the paved turnaround near the parking area.
Approx. every 10 minutes between 7:20am and 7:40am

From Downtown Healdsburg (Vine St. at North St.)
7:15am ONLY

From the Start Line (Virginia Dare)
Two buses will take runners to the Hallowine 5k from the start line just after the half marathon starts. Buses depart from Chianti Rd. in front of the start line roughly 10 minutes after the half marathon start.

RETURNING BUSES FROM THE FINISH LINE (pickup at Clos du Bois)

To Start (Geyserville Ave. Parking)
Approx. every 30 minutes between 10:30am and 12:30pm

To Dry Creek Inn & Downtown Healdsburg (Vine St. at North St.)
Approx. every 45 minutes between 10:00am and 12:15pm

To Partner Hotels (Marriott Courtyard, Hyatt Vineyard Creek, Hilton Sonoma Wine Country, Hampton Inn Windsor)
Approx. every 30 minutes between 9:30am and 12:30pm

PARKING & RUNNER DROP OFF AT VIRGINIA DARE (Half Marathon)

Runners may park near the start line on Geyserville Ave. north of Canyon Rd. and walk to 0.5 miles to the start line. There is no parking on Virginia Dare Winery’s property. Runners not staying at partner hotels may also park at Clos du Bois or in Downtown Healdsburg and take a bus to the start line.

Runners drop off is located at the intersection of Canyon Rd and Chianti Rd. Runners must walk 0.2 miles up Chianti Rd. to reach the start line at Virginia Dare Winery.

PARKING & RUNNER DROP OFF

There is no parking at the Hallowine 5k start. All runners must take a bus to or be dropped off in front of the winery on Lytton Springs Rd. ALL RUNNERS MUST BE DROPPED OFF PRIOR TO 8:00am due to road closures.

SPECTATOR VIEWING

One bus will take spectators from the start line at Virginia Dare Winery back to Clos du Bois after the start of the half marathon. There are several viewing points on course for spectators:

Mile 2.3: Corner of Dry Creek Road and Canyon Rd. Reach by driving north on Dry Creek Rd.
Mile 7.8: Dry Creek General Store at Dry Creek Rd and W. Dry Creek Rd. Reach by driving south or north on Dry Creek Rd. Limited parking, arrive early.
Mile 10.7: Ridge Winery at Lytton Springs Rd and Chiquita Rd. Reach by driving north on Chiquita Rd. from Grove St. in Healdsburg.
Finish Line: Park at Clos du Bois Winery and use the designated vineyard road to the finish line at Trentadue Winery.

Do not drive on the follow roads during the race:
West Dry Creek Rd.
Lambert Bridge Rd.
Yoakim Bridge Rd.

The following roads will be closed to traffic while runners are road: Canyon Rd.
Lytton Springs Rd.
Geyserville Ave. between Lytton Springs & Independence Lane