REGISTER for 2017 here.

The 2016 event is now fully sold out and the waiting list is closed.

ENJOY live bands playing rockin’ tunes along the route as you CHALLENGE yourself on our Muskoka Hills. All levels of runners welcome. Whichever distance you choose you will be cheered on by our incredibly spirited group of volunteers.

Race Registration includes a tech t-shirt AND FREE admission into the rockin' family-friendly licensed post-race music festival - with the Jim Cuddy Band headlining. THE MOST FUN YOU WILL HAVE AT A RUNNING EVENT. PERIOD. June 11, 2016 in Huntsville Muskoka.

Band on the Run was voted Best Road Running Race (non-marathon), Best Post-Race Party, and Best Outdoor Festival in the Get Out There Magazine Reader's Choice Awards.

Please note that registration is NON-REFUNDABLE. You can transfer to a different distance for a $10 fee.

Registration Fees


Half Marathon Closed

10K Closed

5K Closed

5K Walking Closed

Kid's Run Closed

What is a VIP Upgrade?

We’d like to treat YOU like a rock star for the day! As a VIP you will get:

  • Access to a VIP tent for secure bag check
  • VIP port-a-potties
  • A VIP race t-shirt
  • A finisher medal

Runners can upgrade to VIP for a $10 fee.


Group Discounts

IF YOU ARE PART OF A GROUP OF 10 OR MORE YOU WILL GET A 10% DISCOUNT. If you are the group leader – you will get free race registration. Send us an email so we can set up your group.

Post-Race Music Festival

Join us after the race for a family-friendly, licensed all ages Post-Race Music Festival in River Mill Park. Admission is free with race registration. 

Headline Band for 2016 is the Jim Cuddy Band.

Limited tickets to the Music Festival will be available for non-runners. If you register for the race - you don't need to buy a ticket. If you are not registered for the race but wish to attend the concert you can purchase a ticket here.

Age Limits

Participants in the Half Marathon must be 16 years of age or older on June 11th, 2016. Participants in the 10k and 5k must be 13 years or older on June 11th, 2016 OR accompanied on the run with an adult who will run at the same pace. We recommend that participants in the kid’s run running unaccompanied should be 6 years or older on June 11th, 2015.

The Kid's Run

The kid’s race is approximately 1km in length. Parents are welcome to join their children on the run. All registered participants will receive a Technical T-Shirt, a Finisher Medal and food after the race.

Event Schedule

  • June 11 8:00 AM EDT - Kid's Race

  • June 11 8:30 AM EDT - Half Marathon

  • June 11 8:40 AM EDT - 10K

  • June 11 8:50 AM EDT - 5K

  • June 11 2:00 PM EDT - Music Festival

Contact Information

Event Location

Huntsville, ON, Canada

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