Acorns Sahara Trek 2023 

Definitely not a stroll on the beach, take on the challenge of a hike through the ever-changing landscape of the Sahara Desert.

Spiral Planet at The Nest

Spiral Planet

Spiral Planet are supporting Acorns Children’s Hospice with a performance at The Nest in Ledbury

Bubble Rush 2022

Bubble Rush is back, bigger and better than ever for 2022 with a brand-new venue! Join us for a bubble-filled event and support your local children...

Run Alton Towers 10k

You are guaranteed a great day out with theme park entry and access to all the rides included! By joining Team Acorns you’ll be raising money for...

Cardiff Half Marathon

The Cardiff Half Marathon’s flat, fast course passes all the city’s most breath-taking scenery and iconic landmarks including Cardiff Castle, ...

160ft Bungee Jump, Birmingham

Our Birmingham bungee jump location takes in the breathtaking views at Cliff Lakes Water sports Park. The site is situated just outside Tamworth an...

Cannock Chase The Sun 10k

This undulating course takes you running through the stunning Cannock Chase Forest. With this event being only 20 miles from central Birmingham and...

Solihull Half Marathon

Starting and finishing in Solihull town centre, take the unique opportunity to run a half marathon around the closed roads of Solihull. By joining ...

Acorns Benevolent Networking Breakfast

Acorns Benevolent Networking Breakfast Acorns Benevolent Networking Breakfast is hosted by Acorns Business Ambassadors, we are delighted to welcome...

Skydive September 2022

Take the plunge and take part in this once in a lifetime opportunity, while raising money for Acorns to continue to support children with life limi...

100 Squats a Day in February challenge

The Great Midlands Fun Run boasts one of the best event atmospheres in the region. This is an 8.5 mile fun run for people of all ages and abilities...

Sahara Desert Trek November 2023

Definitely not a stroll on the beach, take on the challenge of a hike through the ever-changing landscape of the Sahara Desert.

Northern Lights Trek 2023

Join us on this breathtaking adventure as we explore Iceland, and possibly experience the spectacular Northern Lights!

3 Peaks Challenge July 2023

Join us for one almighty trekking challenge as we take on the UK’s giants on this classic 3 Peaks Challenge

3 Peaks Challenge May 2023

Join us for one almighty trekking challenge as we take on the UK’s giants on this classic 3 Peaks Challenge

3 Peaks Challenge June 2022

Join us for one almighty trekking challenge as we take on the UK’s giants on this classic 3 Peaks Challenge

Land’s End to John O’Groats 2023

From the rocky cliffs and pounding seas of Land’s End all the way to our finish line at the Northernmost point of the UK mainland. Land’s E...

Land’s End to John O’Groats 2022

From the rocky cliffs and pounding seas of Land’s End all the way to our finish line at the Northernmost point of the UK mainland. Land’s E...

London to Paris Cycle September 2023

London to Paris cyclists

Cycling for 5 days and covering 300 miles, the London to Paris bike ride will take you on an exhilarating journey to and from two of the world’s ...

London to Paris Cycle August 2023

London to Paris cyclists

Cycling for 5 days and covering 300 miles, the London to Paris bike ride will take you on an exhilarating journey to and from two of the world’s ...

London to Paris Cycle June 2023

London to Paris cyclists

Cycling for 5 days and covering 300 miles, the London to Paris bike ride will take you on an exhilarating journey to and from two of the world’s ...

Petra Trek 2023

Challenge yourself to something a little different and sign up to the Petra Trek! Take in the diverse terrain and breathtaking views as you trek th...

Kilimanjaro Trek September 2023

Its snow-capped summit rises high above the dusty African plains; huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, spectacular views and beautifu...

Kilimanjaro Trek June/July 2023

Its snow-capped summit rises high above the dusty African plains; huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, spectacular views and beautifu...

Acorns Virtual Santa Dash 2021

Join our FREE virtual Santa’s Star Dash this December. Come together remotely as a family and community all in support of your local children...

Sunrise Trek

Acorns Sunrise Trek

New for May 2022! Registration for the Sunrise Trek has now closed. Looking for a challenge you’ll never forget? Join #TeamAcorns and Elite Adven...

Acorns Ride Worcester (Cancelled)

Get on your bike in support of your local children’s hospice this July and take part in our new Acorns Ride Worcester cycling event.

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Fire and Ice Walk

Join Acorns Children’s Hospice and LoveBrum for an epic challenge this September and take part in our Fire & Ice Walk.

The Great Birmingham Run Half Marathon

Runners of all abilities will come together to challenge themselves to the 13.1-mile race, and in return pass some of Birmingham’s most iconic la...

Cheltenham Half Marathon & 10K 2022

Acorns marathon runner

The Cheltenham Half Marathon offers a closed road route which has been designed to show off the best of the picturesque town.In the heart of the Co...

Acorns Pet Show

To celebrate National Pet Month this April, we’re holding a pet show for all your furry friends!

Beer Tasting Experience

Join our Beer Tasting Experience and go on a virtual journey into the heart of Holden’s historic brewery.

Virtual London Marathon 2022

Run the Virtual London Marathon for Acorns Children’s Hospice. It’s your run, your way! Sign up today – limited places avai

London Marathon

London Marathon runner

The Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the most well-known races in the world, and in 2022 you have the opportunity to take on this huge challe...

Acorns 2021 Challenge

Have you ever wanted to climb Mount Everest? Take on a virtual challenge this summer on your stairs or daily walk and climb the equivalent of Mount...

Acorns Festive Bake Off

Ready, Set Bake! Get your oven mitts on and enter the Acorns Festive Bake Off to support our Save Acorns Black Country Hospice Appeal.

London Winter Walk

Winter Walk

Challenge yourself at the London Winter Walk 2021! Meander through the heart of the Capital and take in the city’s most famous landmarks.

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Machu Picchu Trek November 2022

Take on an unforgettable trek to conquer the one and only Inca Trail to Machu Picchu – the world’s most important archaeological find and one o...

London to Paris Cycle 2022

London to Paris cyclists

Cycling for 5 days and covering 300 miles, the London to Paris bike ride will take you on an exhilarating journey to and from two of the world’s ...

London to Paris Cycle August 2022

London to Paris cyclists

Cycling for 5 days and covering 300 miles, the London to Paris bike ride will take you on an exhilarating journey to and from two of the world’s ...

Machu Picchu Trek July/August 2023

Take on an unforgettable trek to conquer the one and only Inca Trail to Machu Picchu – the world’s most important archaeological find and one o...

London to Paris Cycle September 2022

London to Paris cyclists

Cycling for 5 days and covering 300 miles, the London to Paris bike ride will take you on an exhilarating journey to and from two of the world’s ...

Acorns Spooktacular Balloon Race

Halloween balloon race

Celebrate Halloween in style with Acorns Spooktacular virtual balloon race! Win amazing prizes and help to Save Acorns Black Country Hospice.

Isle of Man Challenge

Isle of Man challenge

Take on the Isle of Man Challenge and savour the stunning views along the most scenic trails on the island.

Yorkshire Challenge

Take on the Yorkshire Challenge 100 km, starting & finishing in Nidderdale, deep in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. With half & quarte...

Grand Canyon Trek May 2022

This incredible trekking challenge takes you through the majestic Grand Canyon National Park – one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.

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Acorns Summer Art Competition

Have you been using lockdown to brush up on your art skills? Put your talent to the test in the Acorns Summer Art Competition!

Acorns Virtual Everest Challenge

Have you ever wanted to climb Mount Everest? Take on a virtual challenge this summer on your stairs or daily walk and climb the equivalent of Mount...

Wolf Run

Wolf Run team

Fresh trails and thick mud awaits with a mix of new and classic obstacles to test/thrill you. Spring Wolf kicks off the season and it’s the perfe...

Warwick Half Marathon

Acorns runners enjoying an event

The Great Birmingham Half Marathon returns again in 2020, and we have free charity places to take part in the second biggest half marathon in the U...

Vélo Birmingham & Midlands

Vélo Birmingham & Midlands is returning on Sunday 21st June, bigger and better than before and we have charity places available!

Tough Mudder

Probably the toughest event on the planet, Tough Mudder is a 10-12 mile mud and obstacle course designed to drag you out of your comfort zone by te...

South West Coast to Coast Challenge

It’s 100km from Minehead in Somerset on the south bank of the Bristol Channel, down to seaside Dawlish on the southern coast of Devon, with s...

Sahara Desert Trek March 2023

Definitely not a stroll on the beach, take on the challenge of a hike through the ever-changing landscape of the Sahara Desert.

Sahara Desert Trek November 2022

Definitely not a stroll on the beach, take on the challenge of a hike through the ever-changing landscape of the Sahara Desert.

Petra Trek

Challenge yourself to something a little different and sign up to the Petra Trek! Take in the diverse terrain and breathtaking views as you trek th...

Machu Picchu Trek May 2023

Take on an unforgettable trek to conquer the one and only Inca Trail to Machu Picchu – the world’s most important archaeological find and one o...

Peak District Challenge

Peak District Challenge start line

This challenge will welcome 2,000 adventurers into the fabulous Peak District National Park. The ‘Base Camp’ hub will be set up in idyllic Bake...

London to Brighton Challenge

Now in its 9th year, 2,000 adventurers of all experience levels & ages will take on a classic capital to coast route, testing their grit over ...

Lake District Challenge

Take on England’s finest countryside at your pace. Test yourself on a fantastic Ultra Challenge suitable for all experience levels and you’ll g...

Kilimanjaro Trek

Its snow-capped summit rises high above the dusty African plains; huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, spectacular views and beautifu...

Isle of Wight Challenge

2,000 adventurers will take on epic setting of the Isle of Wight coastal path in May 2020.

India Dalai Lama Trek October

The Great Wall of China has been voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Stretching for 6,000km, it zig-zags its way across China, snaking...

Royal Sutton Fun Run

Acorns runners

The Great Midlands Fun Run boasts one of the best event atmospheres in the region. This is an 8.5 mile fun run for people of all ages and abilities...

Grand Canyon Trek September 2022

This incredible trekking challenge takes you through the majestic Grand Canyon National Park – one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.

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Edinburgh Full and Half Marathon

Acorns runners

Scotland’s largest running festival takes place around some of Edinburgh’s most iconic landmarks, as well as offering picturesque views along t...

Coventry Half Marathon

As one of the earliest running events in the year the Coventry Half Marathon is a fantastic event to enter to help kick start your New Year’s fit...

Cotswold Way Challenge

This end of season 50km looped route covers some of the best of the Chilterns countryside. You can walk, jog, or run along historic trails and over...

Birmingham Triathlon

Swimmers in a triathlon

Taking place at Sutton Park, the venue for the 2022 Commonwealth Games Triathlon, Birmingham Triathlon is the perfect opportunity for you to test y...

Birmingham Black Country Half Marathon

Acorns runners

The Birmingham Black Country Half Marathon is a unique point to point race along canal towpaths, starting in Wolverhampton City Centre and finishin...

Acorns Singers Summer Concert

Don’t miss our incredible Acorns Singers Summer Concert! Get your friends, family and colleagues together and let our very own choir entertain yo...