This 5k Run & Walk With The Dogs is Beacon’s only nonprofit sporting event dedicated to saving animals’ lives. On this day, animal lovers and athletes of all ages lace up and hit the pavement in support of ARF where 100% of the profits goes to Animal Rescue Foundation, a nonprofit, no kill 501 ©3 animal rescue and shelter in Beacon, NY.
This dog friendly, fun and non-competitive event is packed with tons of activities, including trophies, sponsors information, step and repeat photo section, music, entertainment, face painting, raffles, giveaways and more.
All participating dogs must be neutered, well-behaved and non-aggressive with people and other dogs. All dogs must be leashed and current on all vaccines. Strollers are welcomed as well.
Registration + $2.50 SignUp Fee:
BEFORE April 17th, 2020
$25 – (Adult)
$15 – (Ages 13-18)
FREE* – (Ages 12 & Under)
AFTER April 17th, 2020
$30 – (Adult)
$20 – (Ages 13-18)
$15 – (Ages 6-12)
FREE* – (Ages 5 & Under)
ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS May 15th, 2020
RACE DAY REGISTRATION – May 17th, 2020
$35 – Race Day (All Participants)
Check-in and Race Day Registrations Starts at 9 AM on Sunday May 17th, 2020.
T-Shirts guaranteed to the first 100 registrants. We are unable to guarantee shirts for race day entries.
Trophies will be awarded to the top three MALE and FEMALE overall, as well as the top MALE and FEMALE in the following age groups:
5 – 9
10 – 14
15 – 19
Trophies will be awarded to the top MALE and FEMALE WALKERS.
Best Dog in a Costume will be voted and recognized as well
*NOTE: Overall winners ARE NOT eligible for Age Category trophy