Take part in the hugely popular 5k Fun Run (or walk). Enjoy the amazing scenery of a run through the historic water meadow and alongside the river. Bring the whole family – you can even bring the dog!
A range of prizes!
Everything you need to enter is below

Please use the form at the bottom of this page to register for the Dorchester Festival Charity 5k Fun Run & Walk.  This collects the information we need to cover health and safety declarations and prepare your numbers for instant collection on the day.
(If you you have just pressed submit and are seeing this screen then there is probably a problem with the information you have entered. Please scroll down and review what you have entered)
There are 2 simple steps to entering
1. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and complete this form. Your registration details will be sent to the Fun Run Office.
2. Pay your entry fee by visiting the Dorchester Festival online ticket site

Pre-registration including payment is available until 5pm on Saturday 4th May 2024. You can enter on the day only until 10:30am – we will turn away anyone left in the queue after this time!
Flat mainly cross country course, mostly along grass footpaths, starting and finishing behind Dorchester Abbey
All ages are welcome. U16s must be supervised by a responsible adult. Under 8s must be accompanied by a responsible adult

By entering you agree that you (or your child if you are completing the form on their behalf) will abide by the Run Conditions (see below) and you will not take part (or allow your child to do so) if you are medically unfit to do so. You also understand that you take part entirely at your own risk and accept that the organisers shall not be liable for any injury or illness to any person as a result of taking part, nor for any damage or loss of

  • all instructions issued for the safety of the runners and others must be complied with
  • By entering the event you are agreeing to share any relevant medical information with the Event Organiser if you are attended to in a medical emergency
  • By entering the race you give permission for the free use of your name, voice and picture in any record or promotion of this event.