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Run For Their Lives 5K & Cat Fest
October 5 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
We’re celebrating our 25th anniversary with a big, family-friendly celebration of all things CAT on Saturday, October 5. Come for the 5K and stay for Cat Fest!!
5K EVENT LOCATION: SAFE Haven for Cats, 8431-137 Garvey Drive, Raleigh
RACE START TIME: 8:30 AM
Regular Registration (September 1 – October 4)
Race Registration With No T-Shirt: $20 + Fees
Race Registration With T-Shirt: $28 + Fees
- Competitive Race
- Fun Run/Walk – Dogs & Strollers Welcome!
- Activities for Kids
Join fellow animal lovers in warm-ups before tackling a unique course that features some long grades up and down, a view of a geese-filled lake and a challenging start and finish. Lace-up your kicks with SAFE Haven for Cats to raise money for homeless cats on Saturday, October 5, 2019. The race will start and finish at SAFE Haven for Cats (8431-137 Garvey Drive, Raleigh, NC 27616).
The event includes a timed 5K race and an untimed 5K Fun Run/Walk. Dogs can run/walk with their owners in the Fun Run and strollers are welcome too.
After the 5K stay for cat-tastic activities for everyone to enjoy!
PRICE: $10 includes lunch and all the activities listed below:
- Cat Yoga
- Coffee by Bad Cat Coffee Co. & Purr Cup Café
- Funny Cat Videos
- Bouncy Obstacle Course
- Kids Crafting for Cats
- Face Painting
- Cat Poetry/Story Open Mic
- Lunch (Vegan & Vegetarian options too!)
- Tours of SAFE Haven for Cats
- Cat-themed Costume Contest
- Dog Play/Pool Area
- Vendors – shop for your pet, custom-designed beds and toys, visit with veterinarians and pet stores
- Kitty Corn Hole
- Selfie Station sponsored by BC/DC Ideas
Bring a new kitty friend home for just $50 at our adoption event!