What's going on Events Bedford Running Festival 2022 Bedford Running Festival is back for 2022, and promises another 3 days of jam-packed running and festival fun! There's a number of race distances, including 5k, 10k and Half Marathon, plus lots of fun and activities at the festival village in Russell Park. As an official charity partner we have charity race places available Keeping fit and caring for the Forest! Trees make life better for people, wildlife and the planet - with your help we can plant more trees and look after the Community Woodlands in the Forest. Find out more about applying for a Forest of Marston Vale charity race place today. For more information on the Bedford Running Festival visit their website.