Wine & Chocolate Run 5K hosted by 1st Place Sports

By April 7, 2017CFM News

WHAT: Wine & Chocolate Run 5K hosted by 1st Place Sports

WHEN: Saturday, April 22, 2017 

4:30 p.m.


San Marco Square 

1974 San Marco Blvd.

Jacksonville, FL 32207

DETAILS: The Wine & Chocolate Run 5K in San Marco will be held on April 22. About 2,000 runners are expected to leave from Peterbrooke Chocolate, wind through the streets of San Marco and then finish in front of 1st Place Sports. The event will finish with a wine and chocolate party in San Marco Square.

All participants will get a custom designed wine glass and will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win prizes from the San Marco merchants. Additional raffle tickets are available for sale. Awards will be handed out for the top overall male and female runners and the top runners in each age group. The event benefits the ongoing beautification of San Marco.

To register, go to The entrance fee is $35 through April 16, $40 from April 17 to April 21 and $45 on race day. Race packets can be picked up on Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21 at one of three 1st Place Sports locations from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. They will be moved to the race site on race day and can be picked up starting at 3 p.m.

Wine & Chocolate Run 5K is a grand prix event. Sponsors include Nike, Tropical Smoothie Café, Moe’s Southwest Grille, Massage Envy, Montoya & Associates, Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute, Admira Dentistry, In the Game Sports Network, Orange Theory Fitness, WJXT, First Coast Magazine and Health Source Magazine.