Caldicot Castle and Country Park Dark Run

Glow up and experience the iconic Caldicot Castle and Country Park like never before!

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Dark Run Ty Hafan Event

Date of event



Caldicot Castle and Country Park

No minimum sponsorship

Raise what you can

Registration fee

Adult Ticket – £10
Child Ticket – £5

Join us on this epic 2k spooky fun run where you will start in front of the castle grounds and run around this fantastic location.

The route begins by heading out to the gardens and wooden country park.

The castle and parts of the grounds will be lit, so don’t fret – it won’t be too scary for the little ones!

Run, walk or jog, the choice is yours. Fancy dress is optional but strongly encouraged – think bright neon colours and Halloween dress up! – and we’ll be giving a prize for the best costume.

Registration opens at 17:45 and the event starts at 18:30. There’s no time limit for completing the route.

Take a look at the route

Download your sponsorship forms below:



Dark Run Ty Hafan Event

There is no minimum sponsorship and the Principality Building Society will match fund your fundraising up to a total of £12,500 for the Caldicot Castle and Country Park Dark Run.

What you get on the day:

Entry into the ticketed event

A fully marshalled route

A large glowstick

Water kindly donated by Princes Gate

A medal

Fundraising support

Access to the Dark Runs Facebook group

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What you need to know

Every child must be accompanied by a participating adult

Each adult can accompany a maximum of three children

Everyone must bring a headtorch (these will not be provided)

Parking arrangements TBC

This is a dog-friendly event, with one dog allowed per participant

Accessible toilets and baby changing facilities are available

Your dog must be kept at your side on a short, handheld, non-extendable lead

It is not permitted to participate with a pushchair and a dog at the same time

The event is partially wheelchair accessible (please contact events@tyhafan.org to find out more)

Pushchairs are allowed

Here to help

If you have a question about our event, please contact our events team at events@tyhafan.org. They’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

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