Running of the Lambs

Past Event

Registration is open  for the hit event from the 2018 York Festival – The Running of the Lambs – a costumed obstacle adventure full of fun, frolics and guaranteed laughs.

Starts with a fun warm up session and participants then walk or run the course and complete the obstacles dressed in their best lamb onesie (preferably hand-made).

This year includes two new competition categories – the Ewe Beauties Challenge (for  mums) and the Ram’s Rampage (for dads).

Registration open at 10am
Warm up and costume judging at 10.30am
Race commences 10.45am
Ewe Beauties Race 12.00pm
Rams Rampage 12.10pm
Prize giving ceremony 12.20pm

Prizes will be awarded for:

  • Best Dressed Lamb
  • Most Glamorous Lamb
  • Best Super-Hero Lamb
  • Best Dressed Family
  • Overall course winners
  • Fastest Ewe
  • Fastest Ram

Free event.
Duration: 2 hours.
Registrations open now! - click here

Event Details

Time: 10am

Venue: Peace Park, Joaquina Street, York


Contact: The York Festival

Organisation: The York Festival

Event Date(s)

  • Sunday 6th October 2019