Run Like the Dickens 5K


Event Date

Sun, Jul 10, 2016


Sturbridge, MA


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Runners

$25 $30 Closed

Walking-5K - Walkers

$25 $30 Closed

About This Activity

The only public trail run through Old Sturbridge Village! Consisting of dirt trails and paved roads this unique race will take you back in time as you run through covered bridges, beautiful scenery and 19th century living. Includes a kids stick horse race.

Run Like the Dickens, have a good time, and create a world of difference for our rescue horses!

Event details and schedule

Race Day Details:

Date: Sunday July 10

Race start time: 8:30 AM


Old Sturbridge Village Education Center

1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566

Some important information you need to know for race day:

  • Registration begins at 7:00 AM.
  • Find your bib number on the posted sign. Pick up your number at the appropriate table.
  • Pick up your goodie bag with your number. The bags are available while they last.
  • Day of event registration ends at 8:00 AM.
  • Arrive early for best parking at the Education Center. Ample overflow parking is available about 0.5 mile away. You MUST be parked by an attendant’s instructions. NO random parking. NO parking on the street.
  • The access road to the event CLOSES at 8:15. Absolutely no vehicles will be allowed in after the road is closed. Please plan accordingly.
  • One water stop is available on the course at mile 2.
  • Water and snacks are available after the race.
  • The race is primarily dirt roads and not suitable for strollers.
  • Due to OSV regulations you must be able to complete a 20 min/mi or be to mile 2 by 9:10 AM. There are no exceptions to this.

Prizes awarded to overall first place male & female finishers.
Prizes for the 1st & 2nd place male & female finishers in age divisions: up to 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Run Like the Dickens, have a good time, and create a world of difference for our rescue horses!

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