Toasted Owl Gives a Hoot Run 2018
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Teams & Fundraising
About the Toasted Owl Gives a Hoot Halloween Fun Run
5K Run/2K Walk: 10:30am
Costumes for 2- and 4-legged participants are welcomed!
Free race T-shirt to all pre-registered by 10/21/18. Want your pet's name on the shirt? $100 gets your race entry and your pet's name on the shirt in honor or memory of your furry BFF. Sponsorships are also available, starting at $100.
Bring 6 cans of cat food and get a free entry into a "Toasted Owl $100.00 Gift Certificate Raffle"
ON-LINE REGISTRATION ENDS ON MIDNIGHT 10/25
"Day of" registration is available.
Saturday, Oct. 27th, NOON - 4:00 PM early Bib pick-up and pre-registration at Toasted Owl. Click here to register!
Race Routes (Run on left, Walk on right)
Race is held at the Toasted Owl Tavern, 21 Main Street, Northampton
Main Street to Market Street to North Street to Industrial Park to Day Ave to Bridge Street to Main Street. Very flat
Race Brackets Include Prizes for 1st and 2nd place in the following categories:
Male and Female (1st and 2nd place)
Under age 12 (1st and 2nd place)
Age 13-19 (1st and 2nd place)
Age 20 - 29 (1st and 2nd place)
Age 30 - 39 (1st and 2nd place)
Age 40 - 49 (1st and 2nd place)
Age 50 - 59 (1st and 2nd place)
Age 60+ (1st and 2nd place)
Additional Prize categories include:
Best Costume (human and dog)
Best Pair (human and animal costumes)
NEW THIS YEAR
Race will include staggered start times, chip timing for the most accurate individual runner timing, and finish line photos.
The race lineup will be organized as follows:
- First group at the start line: Runners without dogs
- Second group: Runners with dogs
- Third group: Walkers without dogs
- Fourth Group: Walkers with dogs
Stay after the race for purrrrty! Complimentary grill, pumpkin pie and hot apple cider courtesy of Toasted Owl! Prizes for costumes, best times and more!
For more information on running, walking, sponsoring or your pet's name on the shirt, contact Stacey Price, Dakin's Director of Development and Marketing at firstname.lastname@example.org
See more information, including photos from prior year's event on Facebook.
Teams and Fundraising
To create or join a team, you must sign up in two different places
1. Register for the Toasted Owl Halloween Fun Run (5k Run or 2K Walk). All runners/walkers must register via Racewire in order to participate. Register before October 15th for the best rate.
2. Create your own fundraising page here. (Requires signup on FirstGiving.com.)
3. Once your fundraising page is complete, create a team and ask others to join you.
How to Register
If you would like to register for the race and prefer to do so offline, please complete the registration form below.
All offline registration forms and registration fees must be received by October 21 to be guaranteed a race t-shirt and early registration fee. Please mail to:
Dakin Humane Society
c/o Toasted Owl
PO Box 6307
Springfield, MA 01101
Please bring this form and your registration fee with you the day of the race for registration. (Please be advised that registration after October 21 and day-of race registrations do not guarantee a race t-shirt.)
Offline Registration FormToastedOwl5K-PaperRegistration.pdf (262.0 KiB)
Leader of the Pack
Become a Sponsor
Interested in becoming a Toasted Owl Halloween Fun Run Sponsor? Please download the document below for more information on sponsorship levels and benefits. Complete the sponsorship form included and send payment by 10/7/18 to the address listed below to be included in all race materials: