BarnArts Race Around the Lake

5K, 10K

Event Date

Sun, May 22, 2016


Barnard, VT

About This Activity

Race Around the Lake - Sunday May 22, 10:30am!

"The most beautiful race I've ever done!" - 2014 race participant.

A 5K and 10K run around Silver Lake in Barnard, VT. The race is a fundraiser for youth programming through BarnArts, a community arts organization. The race is designed to connect community members of all ages through a healthy and fun spring activity.  Both races will start and end inside of Silver Lake State Park and include wooded trails, back roads and scenic paths with intermittent views of the lake.  There will be a post-race celebration afterwards including live music and a free catered lunch for race participants. A short kids fun run will also take place during this post-race time.


$35 Adults

$20 Kids under 12

Sign-up with multiple participants and automatically get a reduction in sign-up fees!

Awards will be given to top 3 finishers in each race, male and female, plus top winners, male and female, in age categories: 13 and under, 14-34, 35-49, 50-64, 65+

Schedule of Events:

9:30-10:15  Registration/check-in

10:30  10k start

10:40  5k start

11:00am - 1pm   Post-race activities along the waterfront

       11:00 - 1pm Music with Matt Seiple and ArtisTree

       11:15 - 12:45  Lunch

               "Chef's Table" with dishes by Barnard Inn, Black Krim Tavern, Green Mountain Pasta, Red Hen Bakery, and more

       11:45  Awards

       12:15  Kid's fun run

Weather Update:

As of Saturday afternoon, the weather looks overcast and 60s with small chance of showers before 1pm.  The woods are extremely dry and will easily soak up a shower without much change in trail conditions, should we get any rain.

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