monster mutt dash
& howl-o-ween afterparty
Saturday, October 9, 2021
Race/Walk Day-Of Registration starts: 8:00 am
Race/Walk Starts: 9:30 am | Followed by our FREE After-Party 10:00 am till 1:00 pm
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds – 19201 E Bagley Road, Berea OH 44017
Rain or Shine we Dash! In the event of inclement weather, the AfterParty will be staged indoors at the Fairgrounds.
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 – that’s open to the public!
Grab your leash and enjoy a spooktacular event including a race awards ceremony, beer, pet costume contests, raffle baskets, vendors, tasty food, music, and fun led by Emcee Ray Carr! Hilarious canine competitions include musical hoops and bobbing for weenies, along with pictures with your pet, ask the trainer and MORE!
FUNDRAISING SAVES LIVES!
Increase your impact by asking friends and family to sponsor you with donations of any size – because every dollar counts.
Create your own individual fundraising web page or put together your own team today!
Plus, earn fabulous incentive gifts for your efforts!
It’s easy – click here and get started today!
RUNNER / WALKER REGISTRATION INFO HERE
INDIVIDUAL & TEAM FUNDRAISING INFO HERE
DONATE & HELP US REACH OUR GOAL HERE
VOLUNTEER & ITEM DONATIONS INFO HERE
SPONSOR & VENDOR INFO HERE
DASH FAQs HERE
AFTERPARTY FEATURES: Emcee Ray Carr, Doggie Agility Course • Bootiful Beer Garden • Pizza and snacks station • HUGE Raffle Basket tables & 50/50 Raffle • Balloons • Face Painting • Ask the Trainer • Mutt Mini-Spa Treatments: Nail Clips n’ Brush • Event Day Pictures with your Pet • Massages • Prize Wheel • ARF Merchandise Shop • ARF Info • Fundraising Incentive Gifts • Prize Station • Music by DJ B • and MUCH 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 •
• 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!
EMAIL US WITH ANY QUESTIONS: ARFdash@gmail.com