24th Annual Run/Walk for the Animals!
Sunday May 21st, Alton Baker Park

On-Line Registration is NOW CLOSED

FUNDRAISING IS STILL OPEN,

PLEASE DONATE TO HELP THE ANIMALS


SUNDAY MAY 21st
 ALTON BAKER PARK
Day-of registration and packet pickup opens at 7:00 AM
5K & 10K Run starts at 8:30 AM
2K Walk starts at 9:45 AM


On Your Barks, Get Set, Go!  Alton Baker Park goes to the dogs on Sunday May 21st, when over 1,000 dogs and their people leash up for a 10K, 5K, or 2K run/walk in the park. There's the run, the walk, canine activities, vendor booths, demonstrations, and more!

Fundraise for the animals!  With your help we hope to raise $100,000 to help care for and find homes for approximately 3,000 pets in 2017. Pre-registration is $25 and includes a doggie bandana or $37 with a doggie bandana and a tech-tee shirt. Day-of Registration is $30 with a bandana or $42 with a bandana and tech-tee shirt (while supplies last.)

Prizes for Bark in the Park Fundraisers and Participants 
Awards will be given for:

Fastest Male & Female Runners 
12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Fastest Furballs (top five dogs)
Meeting Fundraising Goals (new this year!) (see prizes here)
Top Individual Fundraiser (see prizes here)
Top Team Fundraiser (see prizes here)

Pet/Person Look-Alike
Best Pet Trick 
Pet/Person Karaoke and more!

Save time with pre-event packet pick-up
and in-person registration (multiple dates & locations):

Tuesday May 16th: 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Ninkasi Tasting Room, 272 Van Buren St. Eugene
Pick up your race packet and swag bag, then stay to enjoy local craft beer, cuddle adoptable dogs, and meet a KZEL celebrity DJ! Dogs are allowed on the patio.

Wednesday May 17th: 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Valley River Inn, 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene
Pick up your race packet and swag bag, Valley River Inn is also hosting a pet food and toy drive as well as their first Yappy Hour on this day. Bring your dog and enjoy dog-friendly yappatizers as well as human-friendly appetizers and drinks from Sweet Waters on the River (appetizers and drinks for purchase).

Thursday May 18th: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM and 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Run Hub Northwest, 515 High St. Eugene
Swing by mid-day or after work to pick up your race packet and swag bag.

Friday May 19th: 12:00 - 6:00 PM
Greenhill Humane Society, 88530 Green Hill Rd. Eugene
Stop by to pick up your race packet and swag bag.

Saturday May 20th: 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Alton Baker Park, 100 Day Island Rd. Eugene
Stop by to pick up your race packet and swag bag.

Sunday May 21st: 7:00 AM
Alton Baker Park, 100 Day Island Rd. Eugene
Day-of packet pickup and registration opens at 7:00 AM

Because of the expected turn-out, the walk and run start at separate times:

5K & 10K Run starts at 8:30 AM
2K Walk starts at 9:45 AM

Interested in the course maps? Here they are:

10K Course
5K Course
2K Course