SAVE THE DATE FOR DASH 2015!
8th Annual Monster Mutt Dash & Howl-O-Ween AfterParty
SATURDAY – OCTOBER 10th – CUYAHOGA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS!
CHECK OUT THE 2014 EVENT INFO BELOW AND CHECK BACK SOON FOR 2015 DETAILS & REGISTRATION
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Race/Walk Day-Of Registration starts: 8:30am
Race/Walk Starts: 10:00am | Followed by After-Party till 1:00pm
New Location for 2014 – Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds – 19201 E Bagley Road, Berea OH 44017
The Monster Mutt Dash is a 5k race along with a shorter one-mile Fun Walk for people and their pooches who prefer a more casual pace. The race will be followed by ARF’s FREE Annual Howl-O-Ween AfterParty for both people and pets!
Grab your leash and enjoy a spooktacular event including race awards ceremony, pet costume contest and parade, raffle baskets, vendors, tasty food, music and fun! Various canine competitions including musical hoops and bobbing for weenies, along with pictures with your pet, ask the trainer and MORE!
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RUNNER/WALKER REGISTRATION INFORMATION – Click here!
INDIVIDUAL & TEAM FUNDRAISING INFORMATION – Click here!
DASH PHOTO GALLERY - Click here!
ITEM DONATIONS & VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES - Click here!
SPONSORSHIP & VENDOR INFORMATION – Click here!
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AFTERPARTY FEATURES: Clowns and Balloons • Cleveland Indians’ Slider • Face Painting Station • Magicians • Haunted Monsters • Ask the Trainer • Mutt Mini-Spa Treatments: Nail Clips n’ Brush • Pet Psychic • Event Day Pictures with your Pet • Prize Wheel • Guessing Game • ARF Vittles Station • Portraits with Your Pet • ARF Info + Merchandise Shop • Fundraising Incentive Gifts • Prize Station • ARF’s MASSIVE Raffle Basket Station • and MORE!
MUTT GAMES & CONTESTS: Bobbing for Weenies • Musical Hoops • Wet Tshirt Race • Simon Says • Mutt Relay • Best Trick • Best Kisser • Best Fetch • Biggest Mutt / Smallest Mutt • Oldest Mutt / Youngest Mutt • Find-the-Treat •
NEW FOR 2014 EXPANDED COSTUME CONTEST:
• Best duo (human & mutt)
• Best Team (3 or more including at least one mutt)
• Most Original
• 1st & 2nd Runner-Up Overall
• Best Overall
The Dash Costume Contest is Sponsored by Portraits by Martha who will be providing complimentary portraits to the winners!
VENDOR LINE-UP: Active Runner • Artzy Fartzy Inspirations • Bestrex/ARF Vehicle Donations • BJ’s Poop Scoop • Bows to Bones • Boy Scout Troop 215 • Camp Bow Wow • Daisy Hill Animal Retreat and Healing Center • DotInk • Ecstasy Dog Biscuits • Embrace Pet Insurance • Good Nature Organic Lawn Care • Jerky Direct • La Bellaria Pâtisseries • Leashes Bridles & Patterns 4H Club • Metropolitan Vet Hospital • Moochie & Co. • Petco • Portraits by Martha • Price Entertainment • Second Chance Obedience • Sharb Dogs • The Dog Ladies • Thirty-One Gifts • Tree Huggers Café • Wags For Warriors • Willing Hearts Dalmatian Rescue
Questions or comments – ARFDash@gmail.com