It’s that time of year again when we’ll be out and about in Kansas City for several events!
Here are two events coming up in the next month – we’d love to see you there!
Pooches in the Park
Fundraiser for the Blue Springs Dog Park. A very special event for dogs and their owners. Join us rain or shine! Free Dog Fair with lots on dog related product and service vendors, rescue groups, and demonstrations. The 1 mile Dog Walk is a fund-raiser for the Blue Springs Dog Park. Join in the many doggie games and contests scheduled through-out the day including best trick, best kisser, and best dressed! Try out a Beginner Agility Clinic as well as a Canine Good Citizen Test on your dog. Food Trucks, children’s play area, pet photo’s too! To help local Rescue Groups, bring a donation of dog food for the rescue groups that are participating in Pooches on the Parkway.
- Dog Walk is $21 if registered by May 22nd (includes t-shirt) and $25 after May 22nd (t-shirt not guaranteed)
- Saturday, May 30, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Dog Walk at 10 a.m.
- Rotary Park
600 NW Vesper Street
Blue Springs, MO 64014
How to Register
- Online HERE
- In person, at: Vesper Hall, 400 N.W. Vesper Street
Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. or Wednesday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
NBC Action News Chief Meteorologist Gary Lezak with his weather dog, Stormy, KFKF Radio’s Debbie Erikson and Q104 Radio’s TJ McEntire will be the master emcees.
This year’s race will begin at the intersection of Central and Ward Parkway and cover Ward Parkway, Pennsylvania, and Nichols Road. Plenty of Plaza parking will be available for you and your pooch at the Starbuck’s parking lot off Central and the Hall’s parking lot off Wyandotte. Click here for a map >
Schedule: Sunday, June 14, 2015
7 am: Late registration and fun pack pick-up (while supplies last)
8 am: Two-Mile Run (top three winners with their dogs win a prize!)
8:15-9:45 am: Agility performances, pet photos, pet vendors, dog contests, prize drawings and more!
8:30 am: One-Mile Run (top three winners with their dogs win a prize!)
9 am: One-Mile Walk
10 am: Top pledge collectors honored
Register by June 13 for $30 or on June 14 for $40.
- Or, you may register the day of the event. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your event when registering on June 14.
All registrants receive a free Dog-N-Jog shirt and fun pack, while supplies last. To read more about this event, click here.