For the sixth year running, choose from a novel night-time 3km lantern walk or 5km run around the city walls and past some of Canterbury’s most iconic historic landmarks! Join in and help us beat last year’s fundraising total of £20,500.
New for Walkers
Walkers are invited to carry paper lanterns from Dane John Gardens through the Cathedral Precincts and place them on the Greencourt within the Cathedral Grounds. It’s a lovely way to remember someone special. Lanterns will be available in advance to personalise.
Run: £10 advance, £15 on the night.
Walk: £7.50 advance registration includes a lantern. A £25 advance family ticket (two adults and two children) includes two lanterns. £10 on the night with optional lanterns at £2.50 each. Under 5s and dogs go free.
Timings for the night:
5.45pm registration for walk opens
6.15pm warm up to music
6.30pm walk begins
6.45pm registration for run opens
7.45pm run starts
To help us to ‘Light Up the City’ please dress in your brightest and most luminous outfits! Head torches, light sabres and fairy lights are all welcome. If these things are missing from your wardrobe, we will have plenty of our signature flashing merchandise available to buy on the night. Head torches, light sabres and fairy lights welcome! Prizes for the best dressed individuals, teams and dogs!
For more information, please visit: http://www.pilgrimshospices.org/supporting-pilgrims-hospices/events/walking/light-up-the-city-2016/