Disney’s 2020 Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend to go virtual

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BAY LAKE, Fla. — Disney announced it will be transitioning its 2020 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort to a virtual race.

The company said all guests who registered for the event will have the option of receiving a full refund for the race and registered guests with a U.S. mailing address may change their registration to the new virtual event that can be completed from home, a local running track or favorite running trail.

Runners who participate in the virtual race will receive a race shirt and a medal for each distance they complete.

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Disney said registered participants will receive an email Thursday with instructions on how to change their registration and they must make a selection before Aug. 5. If a selection isn’t made, registered guests will be refunded.

Officials said refunds for the race will be processed in six to eight weeks.

Disney said it plans to host the 2021 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend as scheduled.

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