ArtDart 5k Run & Walk
The ArtDart 5k is a family run/walk hosted by and benefitting Arts Academy Charter Middle School. All proceeds from the fundraiser help offset the operational costs of the school’s arts-focused student programs. The race has been held annually since October 2016 and is open to the school community and the general public.The ArtDart 5k is a family run/walk hosted by and benefitting Arts Academy Charter Middle School. All proceeds from the fundraiser help offset the operational costs of the school’s arts-focused student programs. The race has been held annually since October 2016 and is open to the school community and the general public.
ArtDart VI
The sixth-annual ArtDart 5k IS CANCELLED FOR April 2022! 
In-Person Costume Race
Cedar Beach Park
2600 Parkway Blvd
Allentown, PA US 18104
Virtual Race

´╗┐Complete the race at your favorite location and submit your results via the RaceJoy app. See below for more details.
ArtDart is CANCELLED FOR 2022. Please check back for updates for 2023.
How It Works
All participants from each event will receive a race packet, including the ArtDart VI official race t-shirt. Results from the two races will be kept separate, and only in-person racers will be eligible for prizes. Requested race shirt sizes are guaranteed for participants who register no later than the specified deadline. Proceeds from both the in-person and virtual races benefit Arts Academy Charter Middle School. 
For In-Person Participants
  • Register online via our Run Sign Up page.
  • Your race day packet, which includes your race shirt, will either be given to your affiliate student, faculty, or staff member at Arts Academy Charter Middle School or mailed to you. You will have the ability to select your preferred delivery method during the registration process.
  • Registration and bib distribution begin at 8:30am on race day at Cedar Beach Park in Allentown, PA.  
  • Pre-race events include a warm-up dance party, face painting, raffles, and more!
  • The race begins promptly at 10:00am.
For Virtual Participants
  • Register online via our Run Sign Up page.
  • Your race day packet, which includes your race shirt, will either be given to your affiliate student, faculty, or staff member at Arts Academy Charter Middle School or mailed to you. You will have the ability to select your preferred delivery method during the registration process.
  • Download the RACEJOY app to help you plan your run and sync with the in-person event. 
  • Choose your favorite route and run/walk the 5k during the specified race window. 
  • Submit your time via the RaceJoy app after completing the 5k.
Official ArtDart VI T-Shirts
T-shirts and requested sizes are guaranteed for all participants who complete registration by Wednesday,
September 1.

Size requests for registrations or t-shirt orders completed after September 1 will be filled on a first-come first-served basis based on availability. Please register before September 1 to guarantee your preferred size is available.

Additional ArtDart VI official t-shirts may be purchased through the race store on Run Sign our Up page. The size guarantee listed above also applies to t-shirts purchased through the race store.

ArtDart VI t-shirts may also be purchased at the race while supplies last. Sales are cash only on race day.
Important Dates
TBA Deadline to Register at the discounted rate of $28 with guaranteed t-shirt availability
  Virtual Race Race Completion Window Opens & Race Packet Pick-up at AACMS
  In-Person Race Held at Cedar Beach Park
Virtual Race completion window closes at 11:00am
  Virtual Race Winners Announced
Packet Pick-up & Delivery
For Current AACMS Students: Packets will be distributed to student registrants at school one to two weeks prior to the raceParticipants affiliated with a current AACMS student faculty or staff member will receive their race packets via this method unless otherwise requested.

For the Public: Race packets will be available for pick up at AACMS on at a time to be announced.

For Registrants Outside the Lehigh Valley: Race packets may be shipped to addresses within the United States upon request for an additional charge. If you wish to receive your race packet by mail, please be sure to select the appropriate shipping option during the registration process.
 
Sponsors
We wish to thank our past Race Sponsors for their support of the ArtDart 5k and Arts Academy Charter Middle School!
If you would like to sponsor the Spring 2023 ArtDart 5k Virtual Run/Walk as an individual or business, please click this buttom for more information!
Spooky Level Sponsors
Frightful Level Sponsors
ARK Insurance
Bob Robinson
Shocking Level Sponsors
Lehigh Valley Ultimate
Glenn Rock Water Company
Hamilton Orchard