The Artful Dash 5K Run/Walk 2022

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!

Sunday, Oct. 9


The Artful Dash is back for a fifth edition. Run or walk this growing race and help ensure the Karl Stirner Arts Trail’s ongoing success. 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 works of art or enjoy the sites while walking through the trail. The turnaround and water point are at the 13th Street parking lot.

This race is dog-friendly (prize for the first dog past the finish line) and open to all ages. Runners under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Receive a long-sleeve T-shirt if you sign up by 11:59 p.m., Sept. 23.

Prize Categories

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

After the race and awards, you are welcome to stay for an after-party with music. 

All proceeds of the event benefit the Karl Stirner Arts Trail.

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

The Artful Dash 5K Run/Walk | $25 | 10 A.M.-11 P.M. EDT

Registration ends Oct. 9, 2022, at 9:15 a.m. EDT