See Also: Outside WDW for discussion of Disney races outside WDW and Online Community and Disney Fandom for the Be Our Guest Podcast's running team

General

Episode 1489 - Mike’s Walt Disney World Off-Site Adventure for Summit Cheerleading Championships (16:17-19:18)

Episode 1482 - Listener Questions
-14:05 Allison asks if she can have a three-to-five mile run at the Contemporary. Mike recommends going to the Wilderness Lodge or Fort Wilderness

Episode 1446 - Is This Romantic? (9:22-11:03; 25:34-29:24)

Episode 1405 - An Amazing 5 Year Journey

Episode 1366 - Rikki & Mike Recap Walt Disney World Trips (34:42-38:04)

Episode 1334 - Pop Century, First runDisney Event, Blizzard Beach & More (3:49-8:10; 14:21-23:37)

Episode 1323 - Listener Questions
-17:53 AJ seeks the Walt Disney World race with the fewest number of participants
-31:24 Mandy asks if room discounts for Annual Passholders ever coincide with Disney race weekends

Episode 1271 - Listener Questions
-16:02 Justin from North Carolina asks about Marathon Weekend and other Disney races

Episode 1257 - Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort Review (28:53-29:49)

Episode 1253 - Listener Questions
-15:08 Paul from North Carolina asks about running at or near the Caribbean Beach Resort

Episode 1235 - Listener Questions
-25:57 Danny asks if early morning crowds at the parks will be greater than usual during Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend

Episode 1214 - Listener Questions
-26:08 Caitlin from Pennsylvania asks if meal sharing is allowed on the Disney Dining Plan. Caitlin also ponders good restaurants following a Disney race

Episode 1174 - Living the Florida Resident Dream (8:48-14:03)

Episode 1154 - Listener Questions
-26:54 Gerard from Pennsylvania asks how long it takes to activate PhotoPass upon purchasing an Annual Pass. Rikki discusses RunDisney photographs

Episode 1139 - Listener Questions
-41:45 Debby comments on running Disney races with scoliosis

Episode 1133 - Listener Questions
-26:28 Paul asks about using Uber to return to his resort from a RunDisney event. Mike recommends using the resort buses

Episode 1125 - Top 3 Underrated “Things” at Walt Disney World (21:14-22:50) Pop Century

Episode 1121 - Listener Questions
-34:03 Deb asks about RunDisney's kids' races and the general schedule for Marathon Weekend, especially packet pickup

Episode 1118 - Listener Questions
-16:02 Jessica asks about running multiple RunDisney challenges in a single year with scoliosis

Episode 1094 - Listener Questions
-4:52 Paul from Louisiana wonders how long it will take to get to an ADR after the Dark Side Half Marathon. Rikki talks about the turnover from breakfast to lunch at Disney restaurants, and Mike mentions bus transportation after Disney races
-14:36 Rob from Virginia asks about training for a Disney marathon, ponders the best and worst Disney races, and seeks the best running shoes
-33:16 Brianna asks about RunDisney and drinking around the world at Epcot

Episode 1088 - Listener Questions
-5:18 David from Illinois wonders when registration begins for the Dumbo Double Dare race

Episode 1084 - Disneyland, Running, Snacking, and Laughing

Episode 1076 - Listener Questions
-9:37 Amanda asks about preparing for and registering for the Wine and Dine races. Matt Parrish discusses his running experience

Episode 1075 - Bachelorette Party at the Boardwalk (22:52-31:07)

Episode 1067 - Listener Questions
-25:47 Rachel asks about arriving at the Wine and Dine 10K from an offsite resort

Episode 1066 - Wine & Dine Weekend 2015

Episode 1030 - Tink, Princess, and Animal Kingdom Lodge Fun

Episode 1025 - Listener Questions
-23:57 Stephanie from North Carolina asks about using Disney's DAS card in conjunction with a touring plan. Stephanie also asks about running at Disney's Art of Animation Resort

Episode 1018 - Hour 7 of 12-Hour Live Show - runDisney & More with Mike, Mike, and Michelle

Episode 1001 - Listener Questions
-4:24 Heather from New Hampshire recollects her journey using Disney transportation from Art of Animation to the Magic Kingdom over Princess Marathon Weekend for an early breakfast ADR at Be Our Guest Restaurant

Episode 986 - Listener Questions
-8:23 Diana from Ohio shares a trip report including Disney's Magical Express, Pop Century, Art of Animation, bad weather, and Memory Maker protocol with Annual Passes. Mike and Rikki discuss a rumor that RunDisney photographs will soon be included with Memory Maker

Episode 980 - Listener Questions
-16:45 Johnny from the UK asks if any value resort features superior transportation on race days for both runners and cheerers
-18:42 Johnny from the UK asks if the Disney Dining Plan is worth purchasing over a race weekend

Episode 944 - Listener Questions
-8:53 Amanda from Tennessee asks if discounted park tickets are offered to participants in runDisney races. Amanda also ponders park crowds around races, specifically the Star Wars Half Marathon in April

Episode 941 - Listener Questions
-18:43 Sarah considers Disney park music to accompany her runs

Episode 927 - Magical Miles: The Runners Guide To Walt Disney World

Episode 908 - Listener Questions
-20:15 Paul from the UK ponders the best Walt Disney World race to run as a solo tourist, in addition to good dining options

Episode 902 - Listener Questions
-13:20 Wade from Alabama seeks optimal places to run at Walt Disney World. Fort Wilderness and Port Orleans are discussed. Mike discusses animals

Episode 871 - One Magical Day at Disneyland (After 25:12)

Episode 863 - Listener Questions
-4:54 Dan from New Jersey wonders how long Disney races take to reach capacity. Dan also asks if value resorts fill up quickly on Marathon Weekend

Episode 836 - Listener Questions
-19:50 Conner from North Dakota asks how long he should train prior to a 10K or a half-marathon, and where he should stay at WDW during a race weekend

Episode 834 - Talking runDisney, Canada, and More with Brett Young (5:09-10:58; After 30:53)

Episode 832 - Listener Questions
-13:07 Amy from Washington asks who the "Lizards" are. Mike and Rikki talk generally about running

Episode 826 - Girls Trip with Free Dining at Caribbean Beach Resort (23:27-25:11)

Episode 821 - Listener Questions
-4:33 Diane seeks the best Disney race for a first-time marathon runner. She also asks if Epic October meetups will occur in 2015 with the Tower of Terror 10-miler cancelled. Mike says meetups have been moved to the Wine and Dine race weekend for 2015.

Episode 814 - Hour 6 of 12-Hour Live Show with Len Testa (31:22-35:43)

Episode 806 - Listener Questions
-10:20 Tim asks if he can upgrade discounted RunDisney tickets to an Annual Pass

Episode 802 - Listener Questions
-12:59 Jimmie from Texas talks about booking FastPass Plus reservations with discounted RunDisney tickets

Episode 795 - Stuck Like Glue (26:34-33:01)

Episode 782 - Listener Questions
-14:18 Dean from Connecticut says Disney will not issue a ticket number on discounted Run Disney package tickets, so FastPass Plus is not an option. However, Dean also mentions a loophole a Cast Member discovered to help him circumnavigate this situation somewhat

Episode 752 - Listener Questions
-13:41 Dean from Connecticut asks about reserving FastPass Plus for discounted tickets purchased through RunDisney

Episode 750 - Even More Listener Questions
-9:02 Krista from Virginia asks if race photos are included in the Memory Maker photo package
-10:35 Krista from Virginia ponders the best restaurants for a race weekend

Episode 748 - Listener Questions
-21:55 Jen asks if walking is permitted during Disney's 5K races

Episode 738 - Mike’s Wilderness Lodge Stay & More! (After 37:15)

Episode 709 - Coast to Coast Challenge Experience

Episode 704 - Listener Questions
-26:19 Jean-Phillip from Canada ponders the best Disney race for a newbie Disney runner
-29:05 Jean-Phillip from Canada asks if the suggested training programs on the RunDisney website are realistic
-30:52 Jean-Phillip from Canada asks the hosts to imagine new race courses and genres

Episode 701 - Listener Questions
-17:48 Chad from Massachusetts asks about running paths at WDW

Episode 683- Listener Questions
-10:49 Dean from Connecticut asks Mike to ponder new Disney races including length, theme, and time of year

Episode 681 - WDW For the Sports Fan (16:47-24:55)

Episode 645 - Listener Questions
-9:03 Matt from South Carolina asks about race weekend protocol, specifically about host resorts and transportation options on race day

Episode 635 - Listener Questions
-9:56 Adam from South Dakota asks for resources and tips on running a marathon at WDW

Episode 632 - Listener Questions
-7:38 Jimmie and Rhonda from Texas ask about "host resorts" for Disney race weekends

Episode 627 - runDisney: On the Road to Disney Parks - Atlanta General Running tips included throughout

Episode 623 - Listener Questions
-13:44 Dave asks about the logistics concerning Disney's post-race parties, especially facilities for changing clothes

Episode 601 - Growing Into Disney Running

Episode 600 - Fall 2013 Preview (After 26:00)

Episode 520 - Listener Questions
-27:30 Judith from Massachusetts asks about park touring with friends and family during a marathon weekend.

Episode 494: Which Disney Deluxe? (9:55-13:30)

Episode 185 - And You Thought Rope Drop Was Early

Expedition Everest 5K

Episode 589 - Solo Trip for Expedition Everest Challenge

Episode 537 - Summer 2013 Preview (8:51-10:50)

Marathon Weekend (January)

Episode 1485 - Extra, Extra Listener Questions
-16:15 Alexa ponders the best resort to stay at during Marathon Weekend, where she will be running the Dopey

Episode 1482 - Listener Questions
-16:03 Michelle seeks optimal accommodations during Marathon Weekend to reach the races and to avoid as much post-race traffic as possible

Episode 1481 - Crazy New Years Eve Trip with Large Group

Episode 1443 - Listener Questions
-14:57 Jessica asks how the opening of Galaxy's Edge will affect the crowds at Marathon Weekend 2020

Episode 1435 - runDisney Marathon Weekend 2019 Recap

Episode 1431 - Listener Questions
-32:50 Chad asks about transportation from the Polynesian to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex to pick up the nessessities for Marathon Weekend
-45:36 Ben asks about Marathon Weekend

Episode 1426 - runDisney Marathon Weekend 2019 Live Call-in Show

Episode 1422 - Listener Questions
-12:40 Stephanie asks about running the Walt Disney World Marathon as a solo traveller

Episode 1407 - Listener Questions
-39:36 Jane asks when Marathon Weekend corral assignments are usually released

Episode 1388 - Sisters, Star Wars, Pop Century, Flower & Garden Festival & More (After 27:59)

Episode 1377 - Listener Questions
-30:23 Hayley asks about the weather during Marathon Weekend and arriving at the race

Episode 1329 - Listener Questions
-22:58 Megan seeks good places to celebrate birthdays with a large group of adults over Marathon Weekend

Episode 1316 - Spring Break 2018 at Walt Disney World (16:39-26:16)

Episode 1301 - Listener Questions
-36:28 James from Indiana asks about training for the Dopey races

Episode 1293 - Where NOT to Wait in Line at Walt Disney World (5:25-6:08)

Episode 1290 - Listener Questions
-39:30 Matthew from Tennessee asks about signing up for the Walt Disney World Half-Marathon

Episode 1282 - Wyndham Bonnet Creek, Saratoga Springs and Fun with Friends (13:27-26:11)

Episode 1275 - WDW Marathon Weekend 2018 Memories

Episode 1271 - Listener Questions
-16:02 Justin from North Carolina asks about Marathon Weekend and other Disney races

Episode 1265 - Listener Questions
-10:09 Jonathan from North Carolina asks about preparing for running the 5K, 10K, and half-marathon over Disney's Marathon Weekend

Episode 1226 - Listener Questions
-28:08 Justin decides between Port Orleans French Quarter and Coronado Springs for ease of transportation to the theme parks during Marathon Weekend

Episode 1127 - Listener Questions
-4:01 Keith from the UK asks about planning for Marathon Weekend 2018, including the dates of the races, the feasibility of staying at a rental house while also running, the general occupancy of these rental houses, the feasibility of reserving outdoor seating at Rose and Crown to see Illuminations with a large group, packages for visitors from the UK, the value of buying an Annual Pass or Tables in Wonderland, and general tips on traveling with a large group

Episode 1123 - A Sibling Trip to Port Orleans Riverside

Episode 1122 - 2017 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend Recap

Episode 1121 - Listener Questions
-34:03 Deb asks about RunDisney's kids' races and the general schedule for Marathon Weekend, especially packet pickup

Episode 1115 - Listener Questions
-33:49 Jared asks about transferring between the Grand Floridian and the Boardwalk on the day of the Walt Disney World Marathon, which he will be running. Room requests and check-in are discussed

Episode 1110 - “Do’s” and “Don’ts” for a Long Weekend Trip (After 21:48)

Episode 1079 - Listener Questions
-24:49 Jason seeks the best value for purchasing Marathon Weekend photographs

Episode 1070 - Listener Questions
-12:51 Julie from Indiana asks if she should choose a different second resort for a split-stay vacation including Marathon Weekend rather than staying at the Beach Club twice on separate reservations. Animal Kingdom Lodge, the Contemporary, and the Polynesian are mentioned as other options

Episode 1064 - Listener Questions
-23:40 Barbara asks about crowds over Martin Luther King Day weekend and Marathon Weekend
-36:03 Caitlin asks if buses run early in the morning during Marathon Weekend to accommodate spectators

Episode 1055 - Listener Questions
-13:04 Sam decides between Trader Sam's, Grand Floridian Tea, or taking a tour during Marathon Weekend, where he will run the Dopey. Sam also asks about using a travel agent to make ADRs or FastPass Plus reservations

Episode 1049 - Listener Questions
-19:06 Brendan from New Hampshire asks if he should choose a Magic Kingdom resort or an Epcot resort for Marathon Weekend, where he and his wife will be running and their children cheering. Brendan also asks what corral he will be placed in based on his qualifying time

Episode 998 - Listener Questions
-4:23 Max asks if visiting Walt Disney World with an infant over Marathon Weekend is worth it

Episode 972 - Everything But Running

Episode 965 - Listener Questions
-12:19 Julie from Indiana reports on her experience at Marathon Weekend, including her brother-in-law trying to ride at least one attraction at each theme park in a single morning

Episode 963 - Live from WDW Marathon Weekend 2016

Episode 953 - Listener Questions
-25:13 Peter from Canada asks about viewing and cheering locations for the Walt Disney World Marathon

Episode 935 - Listener Questions
-27:13 Josh wonders what three parks his party, including both adults and children, should experience over January Marathon Weekend

Episode 927 - Magical Miles: The Runners Guide To Walt Disney World (24:53-29:13) "Dopey" Challenge

Episode 905 - Listener Questions
-23:22 Allie from Pennsylvania seeks the best resort transportation-wise for Marathon Weekend

Episode 890 - Listener Questions
-22:29 Matt from North Carolina ponders crowds in the week following January Marathon Weekend. Matt also wonders if he should avoid specific resorts during this period from a crowd standpoint

Episode 863 - Listener Questions
-4:54 Dan from New Jersey wonders how long Disney races take to reach capacity. Dan also asks if value resorts fill up quickly on Marathon Weekend
-14:53 Jeremy from Illinois asks if people get married during the WDW Marathon

Episode 834 - Talking runDisney, Canada, and More with Brett Young (5:09-10:58)

Episode 810 - The Other Things

Episode 807 - #runDisney 2015 WDW Marathon Weekend Recap

Episode 731 - Listener Questions
-3:30 Florence from Colorado asks which corral she will be placed in for the January Marathon Weekend 10K

Episode 707 - Listener Questions
-4:27 Anna from England asks if crowds are low during the first week of January. Mike mentions the Walt Disney World Marathon

Episode 673 - Being a Spectator at WDW Marathon Weekend (Esp. after 15:50) Transportation and stamina for spectators

Episode 663 - WDW Marathon - A Show With Heart

Episode 650 - Listener Questions
-29:08 Caitlin asks about transportation options on January Marathon weekend for spectators

Episode 601 - Growing Into Disney Running

Episode 517- 2 Sisters, 3 Distances, WDW Marathon Weekend 2013

Episode 409: Goofy Challenge, Great Meals, and Driving

Episode 307: 2011 Marathon Weekend Recap

Episode 197 - Post-Marathon Weekend Runners Roundtable

Episode 196 - Marathon Weekend 2010 Recap

Episode 185 - And You Thought Rope Drop Was Early

Episode 90 - Mike’s WDW Half Marathon Moments

Princess Half-Marathon Weekend (February)

Episode 1473 – Listener Questions
-30:25 Emily decides between staying at the Boardwalk and at a Monorail loop resort on Princess Race Weekend with dining being a major aspect of the trip

Episode 1460 - First runDisney Weekend, Art of Animation, Fun with Friends

Episode 1453 - Mike’s Princess Half-Marathon Trip Report

Episode 1449 - Call-in LIVE Listener Questions
-19:10; 30:01 Megan ponders the quickest route to upgrade her tickets to an Annual Pass and pick up her bib at the Princess Race Expo from Pop Century

Episode 1440 - Listener Questions
-12:53 Chris asks how the Princess Half Marathon affects crowds at the theme parks

Episode 1422 - Listener Questions
-20:04 Megan asks about making a FastPass Plus reservation for Frozen Ever After after the Princess Half Marathon. Megan also asks how much time she should allow to get back to Pop Century after the race

Episode 1404 - Listener Questions
-16:01 Natalie asks how long merchandise typically lasts at the Princess Marathon Expo

Episode 1389 - Listener Questions
-43:32 Natalie asks about visiting the Magic Kingdom immediately after running the Princess Half Marathon

Episode 1380 - Listener Questions
-42:18 Jennifer asks about good viewing spots for the Princess Half Marathon, especially near the Beach Club, and about running a Disney race generally

Episode 1376 - Port Orleans French Quarter, Princess Half-Marathon, Disney Dream Cruise

Episode 1364 - ChEaring for Princess at the Contemporary and a Family of 19 at Pop Century (3:47-16:30)

Episode 1362 - Listener Questions
-16:42 Carolyn asks about corral assignment protocol at the Princess 5K and how long it takes for runners in the last corrals to start the race. Carolyn also ponders the earliest time she should make a breakfast ADR for Garden Grill after the race

Episode 1359 - Listener Questions
-25:16 Susan asks about running the Princess Half Marathon on the same day she is departing on a Disney Cruise

Episode 1353 - Listener Questions
-26:17 Brad asks if crowds will be lower during President's Day week or during Princess race week

Episode 1256 - Listener Questions
-5:20 Holly from Illinois asks if a 10:35 AM ADR at Whispering Canyon Cafe after the Princess Half-Marathon is doable

Episode 1252 - 10 Day Trip in February over the Princess Half-Marathon Weekend (11:55-17:57)

Episode 1229 - Listener Questions
-11:00 Carolyn from New York asks about touring the Magic Kingdom for a birthday treat during Princess Marathon Weekend and whether a Wishes Dessert Party is worth it. Carolyn also seeks resort recommendations and tips for flying to Orlando from Pittsburgh

Episode 1202 - Listener Questions
-35:12 Ellen asks about the Princess Half-Marathon, including preparation and the after party, for a first timer

Episode 1199 - Listener Questions
-18:19 Erin from New Jersey ponders accommodations for Princess Marathon Weekend. Erin also asks how far in advance she should book her trip

Episode 1190 - Listener Questions
-8:55 Melissa from New Jersey seeks tips for new runners, including training strategies for running Princess Weekend races on consecutive days

Episode 1145 - Listener Questions
-12:08 Hally from North Carolina seeks restaurant recommendations for an 11-person group encompassing all age ranges. Hally also asks about signing up for the Princess Half Marathon. Pam mentions Ohana and Boma

Episode 1142 - Listener Questions
-13:13 Caitlin asks about booking the 2018 Princess Half-Marathon, including possible bounceback offers

Episode 1139 - Listener Questions
-11:03 Scott asks if crowds noticeably decline in the week following Princess Race Weekend. Wine and Dine Half-Marathon crowds are also discussed

Episode 1133 - Listener Questions
-35:18 Melissa from Pennsylvania asks about protocol for Princess Half Marathon spectators coming from offsite without park tickets

Episode 1030 - Tink, Princess, and Animal Kingdom Lodge Fun

Episode 1021 - More Listener Questions
-22:09 Michelle from Tennessee asks when Princess Race Weekend is usually scheduled

Episode 820 - Listener Questions
-25:10 Stephanie asks if she can request a recently-refurbished room at the Caribbean Beach Resort. Stephanie also asks if any buildings are logistically preferable for Princess Race Weekend

Episode 812 - Listener Questions
-11:48; 19:22 Mallory from Washington D.C. wonders if she can punctually attend an 8 AM ADR at Akershus Royal Banquet Hall following the Princess 5K race. She also asks if she can make a 9:20 AM ADR at Crystal Palace after the Princess 10K

Episode 736 - Princess Weekend with a Large Group (6:11-10:55)

Episode 709 - Coast to Coast Challenge Experience (After 21:12)

Episode 703 - Contemporary Resort, First runDisney Experience, & Family (11:29-25:51)

Episode 685 - Princess Weekend With Friends at Grand Floridian Villas (16:03-28:17)

Episode 581 - Listener Questions
-21:53 Rachel from Indiana asks about the value of the events associated with the Princess Half Marathon. She also asks for good resorts to stay at for the race.

Episode 423: Princess Half-Marathon Weekend Recap

Resort Fun Races

Episode 1465 - The “Other Stuff” at Walt Disney World (17:18-19:11)

Episode 1437 - Listener Questions
-4:28 Amy asks about the Beignet Fun Run at Port Orleans French Quarter

Episode 1217 - Listener Questions
-18:29 Joanne asks about the Beignet Dash at Port Orleans Riverside

Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend (April)

Episode 1484 - Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend, Coronado Springs, Galaxy’s Edge (6:35-31:07)

Episode 1467 - Listener Questions
-7:08 Zachary ponders good places along the course for his family to watch him run the Star Wars Half-Marathon and asks if they are better off just watching from the finish line
-8:34 Zachary asks if an 11:50PM ADR at Ohana will give him sufficient time to shower at Art of Animation after running the Star Wars Half-Marathon

Episode 1464 - Listener Questions
-31:37 Marci asks about touring the Magic Kingdom and the Animal Kingdom over Star Wars Race Weekend. Pam says the transportation system is awful over race weekends

Episode 1419 - Listener Questions
-15:25 Michelle ponders the best time to pick up race bibs at the Star Wars race weekend expo. Michelle also asks about the best way to travel from the Beach Club to the Star Wars 5K starting line. Finally, Michelle wonders what costume she should wear to the race

Episode 1398 - Listener Questions
-6:55 Brittany asks about celebrating a child's third birthday at Walt Disney World during Star Wars race weekend

Episode 1334 - Pop Century, First runDisney Event, Blizzard Beach & More (3:49-8:10; 14:21-23:37)

Episode 1321 - Mike & Rikki with Walt Disney World News and Observations (23:01-30:02)

Episode 1318 - More Listener Questions
-8:06 Theo from the United Kingdom asks about road congestion around the Animal Kingdom Lodge on the Saturday of Star Wars race weekend 2019
-18:14 Lorie from North Carolina asks about obtaining her packet at the expo before the Star Wars Half Marathon when she is not interested in buying extra merchandise

Episode 1301 - Listener Questions
-11:24 John asks how much time he should allott for travelling to the Animal Kingdom after finishing the Star Wars Dark Side Half-Marathon

Episode 1286 - Listener Questions
-15:43 Kate from Indiana seeks recommendations for solo dining after the Star Wars Half-Marathon

Episode 1283 - Listener Questions
-12:49 Lindsey from Florida asks about taking Uber from an offsite resort to the corrals at the Star Wars Dark Side race

Episode 1277 - Listener Questions
-36:59 Lorie seeks the best rooms at Old Key West to catch a bus to the Star Wars races

Episode 1247 - Listener Questions
-34:58 Zachary asks what time he should leave Pop Century for the Star Wars Dark Side races

Episode 1235 - Listener Questions
-25:57 Danny asks if early morning crowds at the parks will be greater than usual during Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend

Episode 1217 - Listener Questions
-19:59 Danny decides between staying at Pop Century during Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend and one of three cheerleading weekends

Episode 1159 - Light and Dark Side runDisney Star Wars Race Weekends

Episode 1111 - All-Stars and Star Wars in the Spring

Episode 977 - Listener Questions
-6:09 Rebecca from Massachusetts asks if she can combine her participation in the Dark Side 5K and the Castaway Cay 5K races for a special medal

Episode 968 - Listener Questions
-38:05 Lucy seeks dining suggestions for Star Wars race weekend

Episode 944 - Listener Questions
-8:53 Amanda from Tennessee asks if discounted park tickets are offered to participants in runDisney races. Amanda also ponders park crowds around races, specifically the Star Wars Half Marathon in April

Episode 927 - Magical Miles: The Runners Guide To Walt Disney World (19:33-24:52)

Episode 912 - runDisney Star Wars Half-Marathon Weekend - Dark Side

Tower of Terror 10 Miler Weekend (October)

Episode 821 - Listener Questions
-4:33 Diane seeks the best Disney race for a first-time marathon runner. She also asks if Epic October meetups will occur in 2015 with the Tower of Terror 10-miler cancelled. Mike says meetups have been moved to the Wine and Dine race weekend for 2015.

Episode 817 - Christmas on the Disney Fantasy (2:48-4:46)

Episode 768 - Epic October 2014 Weekend Recap (23:50-33:00)

Episode 764 - Listener Questions
-5:26 Emily asks for tips on running the Tower of Terror 10-miler.

Episode 755 - Listener Questions
-16:46 Brian asks if he should book his Tower of Terror race weekend trip on his own or through a RunDisney package.
-20:22 Brian asks if the Tower of Terror race weekend is always held during the first weekend of October
-21:11 Brian asks if the Happy Haunted 5K race is suitable for children

Episode 692 - Listener Questions
-6:09 Jimmie and Rhonda from Texas ask about check in and transportation protocol at the Tower of Terror 5K

Episode 656 - Listener Questions
-7:49 Kathleen asks if the October Tower of Terror 10-miler ever coincides with Columbus Day weekend.

Episode 625 - Live Interviews from Epic October 2013 (19:16-20:55)

Episode 600 - Fall 2013 Preview (After 24:15)

Episode 487: Tower of Terror Race Recap

Episode 482: Sounds from Tower of Terror 10 Miler Weekend

Episode 480: Tower of Terror 10 Miler Weekend Recap

Wine and Dine Half Marathon

Episode 1401 - Listener Questions
-29:51 Amy asks about getting a sports massage between the two legs of the Wine and Dine Two Course Challenge. The Senses Spa at the Grand Floridian is mentioned

Episode 1395 - Listener Questions
-19:37 Lara asks about arriving at the 10K at Wine and Dine Race Weekend from an offsite resort

Episode 1392 - Listener Questions
-27:24 Ben seeks the least expensive photo package for the Wine and Dine Half-Marathon as an Annual Passholder

Episode 1389 - Listener Questions
-6:43 Jessica seeks the best locations to cheer runners during the Wine and Dine Half-Marathon

Episode 1386 - Listener Questions
-16:21 Emily asks about touring the parks, especially Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios, over Wine and Dine race weekend
-19:52 Emily seeks dinner options within walking distance of the Dolphin for the night before the Wine and Dine Half Marathon

Episode 1377 - Listener Questions
-5:56 Natalie asks if riding the Tower of Terror during the Wine and Dine Half Marathon can be a romantic activity

Episode 1371 - Listener Questions
-34:35 Catherine asks about crowd levels, especially at Epcot, over Wine and Dine race weekend

Episode 1368 - Listener Questions
-5:45 Kim asks about transportation from the Magic Kingdom and Port Orleans Riverside to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex to pick up material for Wine and Dine Race weekend. Kim also asks if children must be present at Wide World of Sports to obtain packets for the kids' races

Episode 1351 - Be Our Guest Podcast - YOUR Turn! (30:56-33:28)

Episode 1344 - Listener Questions
-34:47 Meghan seeks tips for Wine and Dine race weekend

Episode 1290 - Listener Questions
-35:00 Mariez asks about managing character interactions during the Wine and Dine races. Mariez also asks about touring the parks around Disney races

Episode 1277 - Listener Questions
-19:57 Jordan asks if travel agents work with DVC members. Jordan also asks how Old Key West compares to Animal Kingdom Lodge and seeks advice for touring Walt Disney World over Wine and Dine Race Weekend for the first time in a decade

Episode 1217 - Listener Questions
-25:29 Kristen from West Virginia decides between paying extra for a post Wine and Dine Race Party and a second-day park ticket such as to experience the Food and Wine Festival with lower crowds

Episode 1211 - Listener Questions
-3:57 Matt from North Carolina asks about viewing the Wine and Dine Half-Marathon from multiple locations, especially the conclusion at Epcot

Episode 1201 - Wine & Dine Week at Caribbean Beach and Saratoga Springs Resorts (22:22-26:48)

Episode 1193 - Listener Questions
-6:38 Tracy asks about cheering during the Wine and Dine weekend races

Episode 1181 - Listener Questions
-35:19 Val asks about road travel around Walt Disney World on the mornings of the Wine and Dine races and whether she should avoid the parks on these mornings

Episode 1157 - Listener Questions
-30:18 Brett seeks places to eat prior to the Wine and Dine races

Episode 1153 - Pop Century, Blizzard Beach, Resort Hopping over Memorial Day Holiday (After 19:31)

Episode 1142 - Listener Questions
-20:04 Scott asks about avoiding congestion during a RunDisney event, specifically the Fall Feast 5K

Episode 1139 - Listener Questions
-11:03 Scott asks if crowds noticeably decline in the week following Princess Race Weekend. Wine and Dine Half-Marathon crowds are also discussed
-37:47 Emily ponders ways to maximize her time over Wine and Dine Race weekend, staying at the Contemporary

Episode 1136 - Listener Questions
-9:27 Jimmie and Rhonda from Texas ask whether all Walt Disney World onsite resorts provide transportation to the Wine and Dine 10K

Episode 1133 - Listener Questions
-16:53 Bill decides among staying club level at the Animal Kingdom Lodge, the Grand Floridan, or the Boardwalk during the Food and Wine Festival. Pam discusses transportation to the Wine and Dine races from the Epcot-area resorts

Episode 1124 - Listener Questions
-22:10 Amanda seeks advice for first-time Disney runners, during Wine and Dine weekend

Episode 1092 - Wine & Dine Weekend 2016 Recap (16:15-21:47)

Episode 1076 - Listener Questions
-9:37 Amanda asks about preparing for and registering for the Wine and Dine races. Matt Parrish discusses his running experience

Episode 1067 - Listener Questions
-25:47 Rachel asks about arriving at the Wine and Dine 10K from an offsite resort

Episode 1066 - Wine & Dine Weekend 2015

Episode 1040 - Listener Questions
-31:34 Stacy asks how the Wine and Dine Half-Marathon will affect crowds, especially in terms of arriving at the Magic Kingdom for a breakfast ADR at the Be Our Guest Restaurant

Episode 995 - Listener Questions
-15:10 Greg from Georgia seeks tips for doing his first RunDisney race at the Wine and Dine race weekend. Morning and nighttime races are compared and contrasted

Episode 936 - Mike Flew, Rikki Ran - 2015 Wine & Dine Half-Marathon Recap (23:28-25:25; After 31:40)

Episode 898 - Listener Questions Live from the Disney Dream
-23:14 A listener shares a rumor about the 2015 Wine & Dine Half Marathon

Episode 821 - Listener Questions
-4:33 Diane seeks the best Disney race for a first-time marathon runner. She also asks if Epic October meetups will occur in 2015 with the Tower of Terror 10-miler cancelled. Mike says meetups have been moved to the Wine and Dine race weekend for 2015.

Episode 649 - 2013 Wine & Dine Weekend Recap with Listener Doug (Especially After 17:02)

Episode 647 - Listener Questions
-14:32 Brandy asks if the Wine and Dine Half Marathon always coincides with both Jersey Week and the end of Food and Wine