ARF’s 2024 5K Run/Walk with the Dogs

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ARF’s 2024 5K Run/Walk with the Dogs

May 19 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join the Annual ARF 5K Run & Walk With The Dogs in Memorial Park and help save the lives of hundreds of cats and dogs!

This 5K Run & Walk With The Dogs is Beacon’s only nonprofit sporting event dedicated to saving animals’ lives. On this day, animal lovers and athletes of all ages lace up and hit the pavement in support of ARF where 100% of the profits goes to support the animals.

For all event information and to sign up, visit:

This year the registration fee will be $40 per 5K runner of all ages and $30 per 1K FUN Runner ages 3-10 which entitles you to a T-Shirt (if you register by April 30th), a Chip Running Bib #, water, and snacks. In addition, all 1K participants will receive a finisher prize. Children under 3 are free, no registration required.

Early Bird Special: If you register by March 31st, your registration fee will be $30 for the 5K and $15 for the 1K Fun Run. So please don’t hesitate! The discount is automatic, no code needed!

All dogs attending, whether participating in the event or not must be on NON-RETRACTABLE leash and current on their vaccines. They must be well-behaved and non-aggressive with people, children and other dogs.

Strollers are welcome!

Following the race, all participants and members of the public are invited to join in a fun-filled vendor expo day featuring family-friendly activities, music, raffles, and more:

  • Email if you are interested in being a sponsor or vendor of the event.
  • Music provided by DJ Vybe
  • Face Painting
  • Post Run Refreshments & Awards provided by local businesses
  • Raffles & Sponsors Giveaways provided by local businesses



May 19
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Memorial Park, Beacon, NY
Robert Cahill Dr
Beacon, NY 12508
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