Placer SPCA's Barktoberfest Fun Run/Walk (2.5K/5K)

5K

Event Date

Sun, Oct 5, 2014

Address

Roseville, CA

About This Activity

***For registration on Saturday please come to Pet Food Express in the Fountains at Roseville from 9:30am-12:30pm. Or join us on Sunday morning from 8-9am to register at the event!***

The 2014 Barktoberfest Fun Run/Walk takes place at the scenic landmark that is Maidu Park. Participants have the options 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 contests will take place throughout the race. Post-Barktoberfest Fun Run/Walk includes dog-friendly games, activities for children, business vendors, food and more!

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

Event details and schedule

***For registration on Saturday please come to Pet Food Express in the Fountains at Roseville from 9:30am-12:30pm. Or join us on Sunday morning from 8-9am to register at the event!***

SCHEDULE

Ocotober 4th:

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

*Picking up on the 4th will guarantee your correct shirt size***

October 5th:

Registration begins at 8:00am.

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

Run/walk begins at 9:00am.

COURSE INFORMATION

Participants of the 2.5K will run/walk around the Barktoberfest event site.

Participants of the 5K will run/walk around the Barktoberfest event site and double back around to complete the path.

 

PARKING

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.

 

WHAT TO BRING

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

 

WHAT TO WEAR

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 Costumes
Best Dog Costume
and more!
It is highly recommended that participants wear comfortable walking/running shoes.

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