39th ANNUAL K-9 FUN RUN & WALK – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2020

 

Houston’s oldest dog run & walk! Register as an individual or start a team, and raise funds for Houston Humane Society’s life saving programs.  Anyone can participate; we don’t allow dogs without a current rabies vaccination. Come for the race, stay for the party in the park!

 

The K-9 Fun Run & Walk benefits the Houston Humane Society,a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) charity. 

 

THE EVENT

 

DATE: Saturday, October 24, 2020

PLACE:
at MacGregor Park, 5225 Calhoun Rd., Houston, TX 77021

TIME: 8:00AM – 12:00PM (Rain or Shine)

 

  • Race day registration and packet pick-up opens at 8:00AM.
  • Competitive 5K run without dogs begins at 9:00AM.
  • Competitive 1K run with your dog begins at 9:30AM.  Non-competitive jog/walk (with or without a dog) begins at 9:45AM.
  • Post race party begins directly after the race.  The party is open to all race participants, and it includes fun kids activities booths, food & drinks, doggy costume contest, Happy Tails Parade, vendor booths, dog themed demonstrations, music, and more!

 

Fun Run After Party

AWARDS Begins at 10:20am

KID FUN ZONE is open to all kids from 9:00am - Noon
Games & more

Educational Animal demonstrations: 11:15am, 11:30am, 11:45am

Happy Tails parade Begins at 10:45am
Calling all Houston Humane Society Alum, here is your chance to showcase your transformation! Dress up in costume and strut your stuff for all to see.

Costume Contest Begins at 11:00am: Open to all   

REGISTRATION

 

Register today for Houston’s oldest dog walk! Form a team or run/walk solo. Fundraise to reach milestones beginning at $100 and receive incentives along the way. Each dollar raised helps the many deserving animals cared for by Houston Humane Society each day.

 

5k Competitive Run (1 person / no dog)
  • Early registration by Wednesday, September 30th - $35
  • Registration October 1st through 21st - $40
  • Race Day Registration - $50
  • (5k is a timed and chipped race)
1k Competitive Run (1 person / 1 dog)
  • Early registration by Wednesday, September 30th - $25
  • Registration October 1st through 21st - $30
  • Race Day Registration - $40
1k Jog/Walk (1 person / 1 dog)
  • Early registration by Wednesday, September 30th - $25
  • Registration October 1st through 21st - $30
  • Race Day Registration - $40
1k Jog/Walk (1 person / no dog)
  • Early registration by Wednesday, September 30th - $25
  • Registration October 1st through 21st - $30
  • Race Day Registration - $40
1k Jog/Walk (1 person / 2 dogs)
  • Early registration by Wednesday, September 30th - $30
  • Registration October 1st through 21st - $35
  • Race Day Registration - $45
Virtual Jog/Walk 
  • Register by October 16th - $40
You can also have your packet MAILED for only $10 if you register by October 16th!  

 

Want to sleep in and still help all of the furry friends at the Houston Humane Society?

 

No worries, pledge a gift today!

 

 

 

Registration & Packet Pick-up Dates & Locations:

 

Saturday, October 24th (RACE DAY) 

8:00am – 8:45am – Registration / Packet Pick up MacGregor Park

 

WHY PARTICIPATE?

 

Best way to spend the day with your dog for a great cause! All proceeds from the race directly benefit Houston Humane Society; home to Houston’s only $30 spay/neuter clinic. Guaranteed great fun so grab your friends, family, and Fido for a community event with all the things we love – dog watching, food, drink, prizes, entertainment and music!

 

 

 

Race Route

 

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