Dash of Doom
Saturday Oct 26, 2024
Coordinate the costumes because the real winners in this family and dog-friendly Halloween evening race in support of Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) are best costumes not top finishers in the 5 km 10 km or kids race.
Get your dog on next year's swag - top dog costume is featured on medals and shirts!
Run Calgary invites you to be a part of Calgary's only Halloween night race, and Run Calgary's only pet-friendly race! Join us before the race in our fun festival area with Halloween activities, family dance party, face painting and a photo booth to get free pictures of you and your loved ones (including the pooch) dressed up.
Event Info −
New in 2024
All Participants will receive:
- Custom long-sleeve shirt featuring the 2023 best dog costume winner
- Candy aid stations
- Pre-race Halloween festivities including free face painting, candy, photo booth, DJ, food trucks and more!
- Awards for top podium finishers
- Prizing for best costumes, best group costumes, and best pet costumes
- "Best Dog Costume" is featured on the next years' swag!
- Chip timed event
- Opportunity to help support AARCS
- Prize Draw entries for those who fundraise/donate a minimum of $50
All Kids Race Participants will also receive:
- Finisher medal featuring the 2023 best dog costume winner
5km/10km Participants can add:
- Optional finisher medal featuring the 2023 best dog costume winner
*2023 swag shown below for reference.
- To be announced
October 26, 2024 - Event Day
- Bag Check Opens: 2:00 PM
- Pre-Race Halloween Fun Fest: 2:00 PM
- Dog Costume Showcase: 2:30 PM
- Kids' Race Starts: 3:00 PM
- 5K & 10K Wave 1 Start (fast runners): 3:30 PM
- 5K & 10K Wave 2 Start (runners): 3:33 PM
- 5K Wave 3 Start (walkers): 3:36 PM
- Costume Prizing: 4:45 PM
- Bag Check Closes: 5:30 PM
*Event day schedule subject to change.