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4th Annual Paw Valley Festival & 5K

May 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Lawrence Humane Society’s Paw Valley Festival and 5K, presented by Hill’s Pet Nutrition, returns Saturday, May 19!

Get ready for a day of tail-wagging, butt-sniffing, family-friendly fun!

Lawrence Humane Society’s Fourth Annual Paw Valley Festival and 5K kicks off at 10:00am with a 5K Run/Walk beginning in South Park and winding through Downtown and East Lawrence . Then, catch your breath after the run at the Paw Valley Festival, featuring local vendors, food and beer, music, contests, and plenty of activities for all ages (and for Fido, too)! The festival is FREE to attend for the whole family (two-and four-legged members, alike)! Plus, join the City of Lawrence Department of Parks and Recreation for the annual Skyhoundz Frisbee Disc Dog Championships (registration will be from 8:30am – 9:45am; competition starts at 11:00am).

5K registration includes run timing, an event t-shirt, a runner bag full of goodies, and more!
  • $30: Early Bird Registration (Register by March 31!)
  • $35: Regular Registration (April 1-May 5)
  • $40: Late and Day-Of Registration (After May 5)

For packet pickup information click here: http://lawrencehumane.org/event/paw-valley-packet-pickup/

Register for the 5K now!
Leashed, well-behaved, vaccinated dogs are always welcome (but not required for their humans to participate in the event).

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May 19, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Lawrence Humane Society
(785) 843-6835


South Park
1132 Massachusetts St
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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