Monster Mutt Dash
Frequently Asked Questions

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 and 15 year old and up: $25 Pre-Reg / $30 Day of Event
                  KIDS up to 14 y/o: $15 Pre-Reg / $20 Day of Event

– 1 MILE FUN WALK
                 ADULTS 15 y/o & up: $20 Pre-Reg / $25 Day of Event
                 KIDS up to 14 y/o: $10 Pre-Reg / $15 Day of Even

– 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: 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!!!

The Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
19201 E. Bagley Road, Berea, Ohio 44017
Please use the main Fairgrounds entrance off of Bagley Road (not the Eastland Road entrance.)