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2021 Dog Days 5K and 2 Mile Walk at FestivalSouth

June 12 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

Hub City Service Dogs is hosting the 2021 Dog Days 5K and 2 Mile Walk. As part of FestivalSouth, the sixth annual dogfriendly Dog Days 5K event will be on June 12 at Kamper Park in Hattiesburg. We are excited to have this event back after having to cancel last year due to Covid19, said Hub City Service Dogs Executive Director, Angela DavisMorris. “We chose not to include certain parts of the event this year to help our participants stay safe, but we still plan to have a lot of fun!”Kicking off at 7:30 a.m., the race tours through the Avenues of Hattiesburg, down Mamie Street and Concart Street, ending near the Hattiesburg Zoo.

The event will include breakfast from Topher’s, food from local vendors, live entertainment, and an event favorite, the runby dog pageant judged by local celebrities(The dogs will be judged during the run and identified by participant bib numbers). This year introduces a new category for the runby dog pageant: Tiny Tot. Additionally, all participants who complete their event will receive a custom finisher medal. The race will be professionally timed by Diva Timing.

Registration is $25 per participant. Eventday registration will be available for $35 the morning of the race. The event will include limited edition tshirts as part of registration with additional shirts for sale event day. Proceeds will benefit Hub CityService Dogs, Inc., a nonprofit organization that helps place and custom train service dogs with individuals who demonstrate a true need.

Details

Date:
June 12
Time:
7:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Organizer

Hub City Service Dogs
Website:
https://www.hubcityservicedogs.org/