Footin' For Animals 5K & 10K Run/Walk

5K, 10K

Event Date

Sat, Oct 31, 2015


Boyce, VA


Activity Today Later

5K - Individual

$30 $35 Closed

10K - Individual

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

The 7th Annual Footin' For Animals 5K & 10K Run/Walk to benefit The Briggs Animal Adoption Center will be held on October 31, 2015 at the beautiful State Arboretum of Virginia located at Blandy Farm in Boyce, VA. 

Run or walk by yourself or bring along your canine companion to join the fun! Don't have a dog to run with? You can see adorable dogs that are available for adoption at the start line and on the course.
Participants receive an event tee shirt, water, coffee, and snacks. Door prizes will be awarded throughout the day. 

Proceeds benefit The Briggs Animal Adoption Center and its animal rescue and adoption services.

BRIGGS ANIMAL ADOPTION CENTER (BAAC) is a program of The National Humane Education Society (NHES) located near Charles Town, WV. The BAAC's primary mission is to place cats and dogs into loving homes with people who will fulfill lifelong commitments to them by accepting them as members of their families.

Event details and schedule

Schedule & Location

The event begins at 11:00am at Blandy Experimental Farm located at 400 Blandy Farm Ln in Boyce VA. Check in and packet pick up will begin at 10:00am.

Course Information & Parking

The course is trail and runs through the beautiful State Arboretum of Virginia. Plenty of parking is available in the Visitors Parking Lot.


This event will be hand-timed for participants that request to be timed. Race bibs will be available for pick up on race day. 

All dogs must be kept on leash and under direct supervision of an adult.
All dogs must be picked up after (bags will be made available).
All dogs brought to the event must be current on vaccinations (including Rabies).
All dogs brought must have current identification tags.
No bikes, strollers, or headphones will be permitted on the course.


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