5K and Doggie 1 Mile
9:30 AM –10:30 AM – Runner Pack Pick Up / Day of Registration (stay & tuned for dates for pre-race day pick up)
10:45 AM – 1 Mile & 5K RACE LEAVES (with dogs)
11:20 AM – 5K RACE LEAVES (no dogs)
12:15 PM – RACE ENDS / AWARDS PAVILION
8:30 AM – Vendors Arrive
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM– Vendors Setup
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Dog Lure Chase Course – , $5 per dog ( 2 1/2 minutes), must sign waiver
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM – Festival and Market Opens
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM -Scavenger Hunt
12:30 -4:00 PM – Live music with Garry Jones
12:30 – 4:00 PM – Just Princess Things & Friends
1:00 -4:00 PM – Trunk N Treat with Vendors
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Duck Herding fun
12:30 – 4:00 PM – Summit City Disc Dog Public Demo, Learn, & More
3:00 PM – Costume Parade with the Pooches
3:15 PM – Human and Doggie Costume Contest
4:00 PM – Festival Ends, Time for Clean Up.
Join us for the Huntington Trails &Trails Festival ,where a 5K & Doggie 3K are just part of the days events. The event will be held at Evergreen Park, home to many newly planted trees , wildflower prairies, and views of the Wabash River. After the race join us for many fun filled activities that even your pooch can join in.
EACH RUNNER PAID ENTRY RECEIVES
Each human participant will receive a t-shirt and each doggie participant will receive a doggie goodie bag.
Advance Registration is $20 before the day of.
Early Bird & Student Pricing also available
Early Bird: March 01, 2023 – July 5, 2023
MUST REGISTER BEFORE SEPTEMBER 23 TO SECURE YOUR RACE T-SHIRT
Day of registration is $30
This is a non-timed event that will feature a 5K and Doggie 1 Mile
*ALL RUNNERS PLEASE BE AWARE THERE WILL BE TWO DIFFERENT RACE TIMES.
All dogs must be kept on a 6 foot leash (no extractable)and under direct supervision of an adult.
All dog waste must be picked up. Bags will be made available.
All dogs brought to the event must be current on vaccinations (including rabies).
All dogs must have current identification tags.
*PLEASE KEEP ALL DOGS AT LEAST 3FT AWAY FROM OTHER DOGS, UNLESS THEY ARE THE SAME GROUP*
Free to attend for all ages, Fido is welcome on a 6ft NON retractable leash
5K & Doggie 1 Mile & Dog Lure Course
Food Trucks, Market Vendors, Family Fun Zone
Disc Dog Demonstration, Duck Herding Demonstration, Summit City Disc Dog Play
Costume Contest & Parade with awards
Trunk N Treat with Market Vendors
Tails N Trails 2023 Market Policy
Setup: 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Vendors pay $30 for each spot
Vendors keep all proceeds from their sales
Vendors will setup their operation from 8:30 am to 10:30 a.m. in the park and be ready to sell their product no later than 10:45 a.m. All vendors must stay for the entire duration of festival.
Electricity is NOT available, must be self-contained.
MUST PROVIDE THEIR OWN TENT, TABLES, & CHAIRS
Food Trucks that have attended in previous years: Cluster Barn, Smoke Haus BBQ, Local Apple Cart, Smoking J’s, Beached Boys Grill
Attending in 2023:
There are over 30 market shops and counting attending the festival this year. Watch our facebook page as we drop them.
Thank you to all of our Sponsors:
Big E Promos Flagstar Bank Zach’s Pet Services MidWest Americal Federal Credit Union Pathfinder Services
Huntington Parks & Recreation
Proceeds from event registrations and sponsors supports two wonderful local non-for-profit groups that are registered 501(c)3’s, Huntington County Humane Society and Huntington Area Recreational Trails Association (HARTA)