Placer SPCA's Barktoberfest Fun Run


Event Date

Sun, Oct 4, 2015


Roseville, CA


Activity Today Later

Run/Walk 2.5/5K - Individual with Dog (Max. 2 Dogs)

$25 $25 Closed

Run/Walk 2.5/5K - Individual without Dog

$25 $25 Closed

Run/Walk 2.5/5K - Kid ages 13-17

$15 $15 Closed

Run/Walk 2.5/5K - Child 12 and under (no shirt included)

$0 $0 Closed

Run/Walk 2.5/5K - Rotary Club of Roseville Individual With or Without Dog(s)

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

The Barktoberfest Fun Run will take place at the scenic local landmark that is Maidu Park. Participants have the option of running or walking a 2.5K or 5K path with their leashed canines. Proceeds benefit the Placer SPCA. Participants are encouraged to dress up in “Oktoberfest”-themed attire, or a fun and creative costume as a costume contests will take place at the end of the race. Post-Fun Run includes dog-friendly activities, a kids zone, food trucks, beer expo, entertainment and more!

PLEASE NOTE: This is not a timed run and runners will not be placed at the end of the run.

Event details and schedule


October 3rd:

Pre-race Packet Pick-up at Pet Food Express in the Fountains 9:30am-12:30pm

*Picking up on the 3rd will guarantee your correct shirt size***

October 4th:

Registration begins at 8:00am.

Warm-Ups with Total Body Fitness 8:40am. 

Run/walk begins at 9:00am.


Participants of the 2.5K will run/walk will complete 1 full lap of the course.

Participants of the 5K will run/walk will complete 2 full laps of the course.



Please be aware of "No Parking" zones on Johnson Ranch Drive and parts of McLaren Drive. Participants are encouraged to park off-site in the surrounding neighborhood where allowed.



Water will be provided throughout the run/walk. Be sure to bring any materials collected at the pre-race packet pick-up.



Here is where you get to show your creative side. Contests will occur following the run/walk for the following categories:

Best Oktoberfest Costume (yes, that means Lederhosen!)
Best Costume Overall
Best Group/Couple Costumes
Best Dog Costume
It is highly recommended that participants wear comfortable walking/running shoes.

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