Mark your calendars for Chesapeake Humane Society's 19th Annual Bark in the Park &
5k Doggy Dash! This event is our largest fund raising event of the year; it attracts more
than 5,000 attendees and has become Chesapeake's most talked about pet event!

Due to weather conditions, Bark in the Park has been rescheduled to October 24th & 25th. Please see below for details. We hope you can join us on our new date!

Saturday, October 24th - 5:00pm
Pre-Register here!
Enjoy a sunset run at Chesapeake City Park where you can run with your canine companion!
If a 5K is too much for you or your four-legged companion, give our 2K Puppy Trot a try. We also welcome virtual runners if you'd like to sit back and raise funds for animals in need.
You can enter the 5K/2K with or without a dog, in memory of a beloved pet, or in honor of your cat.

Registration fee includes t-shirt (while supplies last), after-race snack and water - provided by WalMart Neighborhood Marketplace, and one beer ticket for a nice cold craft beer from Big Ugly Brewing Company!
After-party includes great food from Wrap-N-Roll food truck, live music by the Red Stapler Band, and the awards ceremony!

Sunday, October 25th - Noon to 5:00pm
Join us for a day of family fun with pet-related vendors, the Radar Run, canine demonstrations, contests, animal rescue/welfare exhibitors and a chance to win big with our Raffle.

Suggested donation at entrance: $2
Contests: $3 for one, $5 for two, or $6 for three
Radar Run: $3/run or $5 for two runs
Raffle tickets: $2/ticket Purchase your raffle tickets online!

October 24 & 25, 2015 - (Rescheduled Date)
Chesapeake City Park, 900 City Park Drive

• 5K Doggy Dash &
2K Puppy Trot

Pre-register today!

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2K Race Route


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