What:The K9-3K Dog Walk & Woofstock is an annual North Carolina tradition that brings animal lovers together for a fun walk and day of festivities with a very important purpose: Helping the SPCA of Wake County care for thousands of lost, abandoned, abused and unwanted pets, and giving them a second chance at happiness in a forever home. Scroll down for the schedule of events.
Live music by Swade & Satin, PLUS a DJ, food trucks, festivities, vendor & sponsor booths and the Waste Industries Ruff Races
Join the walk because you love your pet and join the walk so other companion animals can have the chance to be loved the way you love and cherish yours. Your participation is so important!
What are the Registration fees?
Your gift includes the 2018 Dog Walk T-Shirt!
- Super Early Bird Discount – $15 off registration till Feb. 28 – Code “super”
- Early Bird Discount – $10 off registration Mar. 1 to Apr. 25 – Code “early“
Youth 14 and under: $35
Youth 7 and under: FREE (however, IF your child would like a shirt please register them in the 14 and under category.)
12:00pm ~ Main Gates Open!
If you haven’t registered yet, now is the time! If you pre-registered and need to pick up your T-Shirt and Sponsor SWAG, we’ve got it here. Also, you can turn in any pledge money toward your fundraising goal!
Make your way down to the main stage and sign up for the Dog Costume Contest!1:00pm ~ Dog Costume Contest @ Main Stage
Prizes, bragging rights, plus a trophy!1:30pm ~ Rally For The Cause @ Main Stage
Join Kim Janzen, SPCA President and CEO, at the Main Stage to Rally for the Cause and kick off the walk. This is our moment to come together and be a force for animals! A volunteer drone camera operator will be flying overhead so we can show our community — and our state — how many people care about the fate of homeless pets.2:00pm ~ WALK!
Walk along the Symphony Lake Greenway. Show up and show your support. We are capturing this walk on aerial video!2:30pm ~ Ruff Races Begin. Enter your pooch in the Waste Industries Ruff Races and find out whose dog is ruffer. Prizes include: Sweet Gift Baskets, bragging rights and bandanas for heat winners. Enter the ruff race as many times as you want until your dog’s size category is finished.4:00pm ~ Musical Sit Contest Begins @ Main Stage (no registration necessary)
Prizes, bragging rights, plus a trophy!5:00pm ~ Event comes to a close