The Artful Dash 5K Run/Walk 2021

Runners in the Artful Dash race An orchard with cages protecting the plants on the Karl Stirner Arts Trail in Easton, Pennsylvania, with those in front passing thorugh the red arch sculpture.

Run or walk through our outdoor art museum!

This Sunday, Oct. 10 (rain date Oct. 17), 10 a.m.-11 p.m.

Sign up for the race.

Run or walk this growing race and help ensure the continued success of the Karl Stirner Arts Trail. The race begins behind Don Juan’s on North Third Street and heads onto Bushkill Drive for a quarter-mile before turning onto the Karl Stirner Arts Trail. Speed past sculptures and other works of art or enjoy the sites while walking through the trail. The turnaround and water point is at the 13th Street parking lot.

This is a dog-friendly (prize for the first dog past the finish line), almost stroller-friendly (the Nature Trail can be a bit tricky, but not undoable), all-ages race. Runners under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

Prize Categories

Overall first, second, and third male and female
First male and female in age groups:
18 and under

After the race and awards, stay for an after-party with music.

Registration costs $25 and ends on Oct. 6, 2021. All proceeds benefit the Karl Stirner Arts Trail.

If you would like to help, contact Lynn Schoof, race chair, at