15th Annual Run with the Dogs 5k


Event Date

Sat, Mar 21, 2015


Destin, FL


Activity Today Later

Walking with Dog-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

Walking with Stroller-5k - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

Running with Stroller-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Destin, Fla. – The City of Destin Parks & Recreation Department will host the 15th Annual Run with the Dogs 5K Run/Walk on Sat. March 21st, 2015, at 9 a.m.

This run is open to individual runners/walkers. A “stroller division” has been added this year.  Participants are encouraged, but not required to bring their dog, big or small, to run or walk the race. Preregistration costs $20 and must be completed by March 9. Preregistration costs increase to $25 if registered between March 10 and March 20. Day-of registration cost $30 and will be from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. next to the Destin City Hall Annex (4100 Indian Bayou Trail).

Early packet pick up will be Thursday and Friday at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. from 5-8pm. T-shirts and prizes for winners of each category will be awarded.  Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. is sponsoring the award ceremony and celebration following the race.

Dogs are required to wear their current rabies tag and must be on a short leash. Dog owners are responsible for cleaning up after their dogs (bring your baggies!).  Registration forms can be picked up at the Destin Community Center, City Hall, and down loaded online at www.cityofdestin.com.

For more information, call 850-650-1241 or email Amy Short at ashort@cityofdestin.com

Persons with disabilities who require assistance to participate in this event are requested to notify the Recreation Director at (850) 650-1241 at least 48 hours in advance.

Event details and schedule

 T-Shirts will be given to each participant in the 5K Run/Walk and a gift will be given to each dog. The Award Party will be held at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.  of  Destin. Early packet pick up will be Thursday and Friday at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. 5:00pm until 8:00pm. Please only one dog per participant and only one participant per dog. If you have any questions, please call Nick Coleman at 850-650-1241 or email: ashort@cityofdestin.com

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