This weekend takes place is one of the most curious events on the island, the WineRun 2018. This year marks the tenth edition of this event that combines sport, gastronomy and, as its name suggests, the wines of the island all this in the incomparable setting of La Geria.
This enogastronomic and sports event is part of the “Salvar La Geria” project, which aims to recover degraded agricultural spaces, preserve the unique landscape of the La Geria through economic, cultural, environmental and tourism sustainability of this landscape, through wine tourism and trekking. Part of the collection of the inscriptions in the sports events and the sale of merchandising will go to the project Save the Geria, as well as to various social projects.
On Saturday, June 16, from 4:00 p.m. in the afternoon, will start in the town of Uga this incredible event with the opening of the Traditional Cuisine Festival and the collection of the numbers of WineRun KIDS 2018, which will start 5:00 pm with careers adapted to the different categories from 4 to 16 years old; as well as the collection of numbers for the categories of adults to be held the next day. The first day of this event closes with the concert that will take place at 9:00 p.m.
Sunday 17th will start with the departure of the participants in the Long Race (23 kms) at 9:00 h, while the participants of the Short Race (12 kms) and Hiking (12 kms) will do it at 10:00h. Meanwhile, the Traditional Cuisine Festival will reopen its stands for the enjoyment of all attendees at 11: 00h. The day will be enlivened by a concert that will begin at 2:00 p.m. At 4:00 p.m. the event will be closed until its next edition.
A unique opportunity to enjoy the products and the landscape of one of the most unique and fragile areas of the island of Lanzarote. If you have arrived on time this year to register, do not hesitate to do it next year!
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