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Registration open for Auburn's Dog Trot

The popular Dog Trot, a family-oriented fun run/walk event, is scheduled for May 18. - Courtesy photo/City of Auburn
The popular Dog Trot, a family-oriented fun run/walk event, is scheduled for May 18.
— image credit: Courtesy photo/City of Auburn

The Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation is accepting registrations for the popular Dog Trot Fun Run, set for May 18 at Game Farm Park.

The first 100 participants to register will receive a free goodie bag valued at more than $20. Apply before April 26 and save $5 on the registration fee. The early registration fee is $15 per person and includes an event T-Shirt.

Dog Trot – a family-oriented fun run/walk event – begins 9:30 a.m. and kicks off Auburn's award-winning Petpalooza. Participants may choose between a 3K or 5K route. The course is flat, easy and enjoyable for all ages and ability levels.

Awards will be distributed to the top participant in six age groups: child (8 and under); tween (9-12 years); teen (13-19); adult I (20-35); adult II (36-54) and senior (55 and older).

Late registration and event day registration is $20 per entry on May 16-17. T-Shirts are available on a limited basis for late registrations.

Participants may register at the Parks, Arts & Recreation Office, 910 Ninth St. SE, fax to 253-931-4005 or mail to 910 Ninth St. SE, Auburn, WA 98002. The registration form and complete event rules/information are listed on the city's website, www.auburnwa.gov/petpalooza.

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