DASH FAQs

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Q: HOW DO I ASK SOMEONE TO SPONSOR ME?
A: Fill in your own pledge first and others will follow. Most people will want to support you. Just ask family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, teachers,students, customers … please use your address book! Download and print a Dash registration – pledge form here and/or online by setting up your own Dash Fundraising page here!

Q: DO I HAVE TO GET SPONSORS / RAISE FUNDS?
A: No you do not, yet by doing so you will help many more homeless animals!

Q: I CAN’T BE THERE THAT DAY, CAN I STILL RAISE FUNDS?
A: Yes! You can raise funds online and/or send your pledge form and funds raised (checks) in the mail. If your pledges earned incentive gifts, please drop us an email so we can arrange delivery.

Q: HOW CAN I MULTIPLY MY PLEDGES?
A: Many companies will match charitable contributions. Check with your employer! You may be able to double your pledges or more by taking advantage of this option.

Q: Can I bring my dog?
A: Well behaved, social pets are welcome!  Pets are invited to participate in both the race/walk and Howl-O-Ween AfterParty.  Dogs must be leashed at all times and please be courteous to clean up after any messes.

Q: What does it cost?
- 5K RACE: Includes CHIP TIMING! ADULTS 15 y/o & up: $25 Pre-Reg / $30 Day of . KIDS up to 14 y/o: $15 Pre-Reg / $20 Day of
- 1 MILE FUN WALK -ADULTS 15 y/o & up: $20 Pre-Reg / $25 Day of . KIDS up to 14 y/o: $10 Pre-Reg / $15 Day of
- HOWL-O-WEEN AFTERPARTY – FREE!

Q: Where do I park?
A: Parking is free! Please enter the Fairgrounds MAIN entrance off of Bagley Road. Check-In for the event will be at the MAIN entrance only.

Q: Rain or shine?
A: Yes, both race/walk and AfterParty will go on regardless of rain (or snow). In the event of inclement weather, the Post Race Refreshments and AfterParty will be staged indoors in the Junior Fair Building, at the Main Entrance. Race/walk registration fees are non-refundable.

Q: What’s the race course?
A: A map is available on the Dash registration page on Hermes Road Racing’s site.

Q: How do I get a Monster Mutt Dash long sleeved race shirt?
A: You have to pre-register for either the 5k race or 1 mile fun walk to be guaranteed a Monster Mutt Dash shirt. If you do not pre-register, shirts may be available after the race ends, while supplies last.

HAVE QUESTIONS? Drop us an e-mail.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Bark, Get Set, GO!!!