Wineglass Kids Run


Wineglass Kids Run - Registration IS NOW Open!

May 25th, 2024

9:30 am at the Corning Painted Post High School Turf/Track 

The Wineglass Kids’ Run will be held on Saturday, May 25th, 2024 at the end of the Wineglass 8K, at the Corning-Painted Post High School Stadium.  Please refer to the schedule below.

No matter your age, running is wonderful exercise and a lot of fun. To introduce area youth to the joys and benefits of physical fitness, the Wineglass Race Series is proud to host the Wineglass Kids’ Run. It’s a great chance to meet other kids who share an interest in running and a super way to have fun, stay fit & healthy, and kick off summer.

The Wineglass Kids’ Run is a series of mini-races ranging in distance from 50 meters to 800 meters (half a mile). The Wineglass Kids’ Run is open to children between 3 and 8 years of age.



To register for the Wineglass Kids’ Run, please go to RunSignUp. You must register online at (link to go in here).  Online registration for the Wineglass Kids’ Run will end on Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024.

The Wineglass Kids Run is open to the first 50 to sign up for only $5!  After that, the entry fee is $10 until the event sells out.

All children must be registered and wear their official race number to participate.


All participants will receive:

  • A race t-shirt
  • A special prize
  • A snack and a drink - Provided by Wegmans

To ensure the safety of all participants, races will run in waves on the Corning-Painted Post High School turf and/or track (distance dependent). Come out and enjoy the excitement of the Wineglass Kids’ Run. Just by participating, you’ll be a winner!

Wineglass Kids Run Race Schedule

Age Group


Start Time


3 Years* (multiple heats)

50 Meters

9:30 am

Stadium Turf

4 Years (multiple heats)

100 Meters

Immediately following the 50m

Stadium Turf

5 Years (multiple heats)

200 Meters

Immediately following the 100m

Stadium Track

6 Years (multiple heats)

400 Meters

Immediately following the 200m

Stadium Track

7- 8 Years (multiple heats)

800 Meters

Immediately following the 400m

Stadium Track


*Must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. No strollers or wheelchairs, please.

All listed race times are approximate and will begin and/or end based on participation levels. All distances will be run in heat until all kids have participated.  Children will not be released from the finish area until met by a parent or guardian.

Wineglass Kids’ Run Bib Pick-up

Location:  The Wineglass Office, 1 West Market St., Corning (formerly known as the Information Center).  Please use the Centerway Square entrance, near the Clock Tower.

Times:  Thursday, May 23rd from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm & Friday, May 24th from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Race Day:  Saturday, May 25th 6:30 am - 7:45 am at War Memorial Stadium (Corning-Painted Post High School).