Are you planning to participate in the 2019 Door County Half Marathon or 5K races this year? You only have a month left from today’s date to register. “Shaded by trees throughout much of the course in Peninsula State Park and featuring views of the waters of Wisconsin’s Green Bay on one side and Lake Michigan on the other, the Door County Half Marathon & Nicolet Bay 5K takes runners along the paved pathways and park roads of Peninsula State Park, a 3,776-acre park that lies nestled on the northern end of the state’s Door County Peninsula.” ( It’s an exiting event which attracts thousands of runners and spectators along the scenic route. To registrer for the 2019 Door County Half Marathon, go to As a special incentive, Birchwood Lodge in Sister Bay is offering a 10% discount on rates for  Premier Suites only (standard unit) to runners that weekend. The Premier Suite has a king bed, queen sleeper sofa, full bath, double Jacuzzi whirlpool tub, gas fireplace, kitchenette, small sitting/dining area and a private deck or balcony. You’ve been training hard for the race and we want to reward you for your efforts. Give us a call at our toll-free number, 866-854-7195, or register online at www.birchwoodlodge. Special discount pricing for the half marathon must be mentioned at the time of reservation. No other discounts apply. Whether you’re a first time runner in this race, or an experienced race participant, you’ll love the course and experience the enthusiasm and joy rewarded by spectators. The post-race follow-up celebration in Sister Bay is fun for all, and just one block from our location on the hill.