The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield Running Company and On-Running are pleased to present Run On Art: Running to celebrate 52 artists Thursday, June 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Runners and walkers will complete a 3.1 mile run or 1.5 mile walk around downtown Ridgefield, passing Ridgefield Running Company where RRC team member and artist Tharini Pande painted showcases with On-Running shoes.
Megan Searfoss, owner of Ridgefield Running Company, said: “On Thursday, June 16 at 6 p.m., we will celebrate the new exhibition at the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, 52 artists: a feminist milestone, featuring a run/walk around downtown Ridgefield sponsored by On Running and Ridgefield Running Company. Demonstrate a pair of On Running shoes and run with us through RRC to see the art of Tharini Pande. Then, head to The Aldrich for light snacks and refreshments, and visit the Exhibition 52 Artists.”
The race ends at The Aldrich where participants are invited to view the exhibition 52 artists: a feminist milestone in the museum’s galleries and sculpture garden and enjoy a glass of beer, wine or sparkling water. Entry fee for the $12 race and all proceeds benefit The Aldrich.
Register for the race at www.ridgefieldrunning.com/events