INFORMATION

Art on the Run will take place on Sunday 21 May at 11am at Drinkwater Park, Prestwich, Greater Manchester.

Do I need to register on arrival?
You will receive your race number in the post approx 1 week before the event (along with any merchandise you order). For late entries, you can collect your race number from the information desk on the day. On the day there is no need to register just turn up with your number, follow the directional signage and marshals and join in the fun.

What time do things start?
Please arrive in plenty of time to join in our inspiring warm up routine. The car park opens from 10am. Live music and theatrical warm up from 10.30am. On your marks for 11am.

Is there food & drink available?
There will be catering available pre and post run or for any supporters/spectators.

Can my family/friends come and watch?
Yes, absolutely, bring all the support you can muster.

Is there storage for valuables?
Please do not bring valuables there will not be safe storage facilities.

Are there toilets on the route? 
There are toilets available at the start and finish but not on the route itself.

How long will it take?
Most people who jog will complete the course in about 30-45 minutes but allow about an hour if you are planning to walk.

Can I bring my pushchair? 
Yes all the paths are pushchair friendly.

Can I bring my dog? 
Only guide dogs will be allowed on the course.

I am interested in volunteering how do I get involved? 

Please click here to find out about volunteering opportunities.

What age is this event suitable for? 
As it’s a 5k course we are saying 4+ but you know your family best so it’s your call. All runners/walkers must have an entry number.

Do I pay separately for parking? 
No, parking is included in the fee.

Can I get to the site via public transport?
Yes, see the information on the location page for details.

I have particular access needs. Can I take part?
Yes, please see our accessibility page to find out about the facilities we have in place to make sure Art on the Run is accessible for everyone.

Please note: the date for Art on the Run has changed from Saturday 1 April as previously advertised to Sunday 21 May.