Join us for the 3rd annual "Catch the Rabbit" kids race. The Kids race will be a 0.25-0.50 mile run on the Run / Walk on the Newburgh Rivertown trail; while running, the kids will try and catch one of our volunteers dressed up like a rabbit. The rabbit will have 5 flags attached to their costume - the first 5 kids to return to the finish line with a flag will get a prize. All finishers will get a medal. The race will begin at the Old Lock and Dam at 3PM; the cost to participate is $10. You can sign up by mailing a paper copy of the registration to Warrick Humane Society:
5722 Vann Road
PO Box 82
Newburgh, IN 47630
We are also offering an online sign up:
Music from Local Blues Bands!
We will be having live music from the Recliners, Honey Roy & the Dang Heathens!
Tails on the Trail - Dog Walk
Please join us for our first Tails on the Trail Dog Walk at 6PM. This 1/2 mile walk down the Rivertown Trail is perfect for those wanting to participate in our event but not run/walk the 5K! Registration is just $15 and includes an event t-shirt! To download a registration form, CLICK HERE. Obtain prizes by getting "sponsors" for the walk. Prizes for the different sponsorship levels are as follows:
$50—FREE Bath & Nails at Home Away Pet Spa
$100—WHS Pint Glass PLUS registration refund
$250—FREE week of boarding plus a full groom at Home Away Pet Spa
$500—Your dogs picture featured on 2015 Tails on the Trail T-shirt
**each prize level achieved receives subsequent prize levels as well
Dog Activites and Games
There are plenty of activites for your four legged friends at Dogs and Suds! Halloween themed and Dogs and Suds themed pet photos will be taken in the Old Lock and Dam building. You can also get your pet microchipped for $20 or bathed for $10.
Bring your favorite four legged friend to compete in the following contests:
Cutest Pet, Ugliest Pet (we all know some are so ugly they are cute!),Best dressed, Best trick, Best manicure & Oldest!
Bring your kids to Dogs & Suds we will have inflatables, games and playground equiptment for their enjoyment. Kids between the ages of 3 and 10 can also participate in the Catch the Rabbit Kids Race!
Food and Beverages
We will have food for purchase from One Man and a Grill, Papa Johns, & Acapulco. We will have a beer garden open from 2PM - 10PM. Local Music from blues bands will also be playing in our Beer Garden from 2PM - 10PM. We will be charging a $2 per person entry fee after 5PM. 5K runners and walkers get free admission to the event if they show their race bib at the door.
With the help of our sponsors, Warrick Humane Society is actively trying to minimize the impact of our events on the environment. Please do your part by making sure you recycle while at the event!