Bark & Brew 5K
Presented by Chief Financial Credit Union
Join us as we kick off the start of summer with the Bark & Brew 5K! In-person racers will enjoy a beautiful 5K route starting at Rochester Municipal Park and winding through the Paint Creek Trail.
Can’t make it to Rochester on race day? You can still participate in the Bark & Brew 5K wherever you are with our virtual race option! Share your experience on social media using the hashtag #barkandbrew5K.
Each race participant will receive a swag bag with a Bark & Brew 5K t-shirt, Bark & Brew 5K medal, Leader Dog face mask, a gift certificate for Griffin Claw Brewing Company (good for anytime!) and more!
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are offering four (4) waves to choose from. Each wave is capped at 100 participants and starts every 30 minutes beginning at 8:30 a.m. Register now to claim your race day spot!
Want to take your Bark & Brew 5K experience to the next level?
Consider fundraising along the way! Participants who fundraise for Leader Dog through the Bark & Brew 5K and meet certain goals will receive special prizes!
- Raise $100 and receive a plush Leader Dog puppy
- Raise $150 and receive a Leader Dog t-shirt
- Raise $250 and receive a Leader Dog braille travel mug
Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021
Time: 8:30 a.m. (first wave), 9 a.m. (second wave), 9:30 a.m. (third wave), 10 a.m. (fourth wave)
Event Location: Race starts and finishes in Rochester Municipal Park, with the course winding around Paint Creek Trail and sub-trails.
Please note that dogs other than service animals are not allowed on the race course. Puppy raisers wishing to walk the in-person race with their Future Leader Dog can join the final wave of the race with their FLD.
April 1– May 31: $35
June 1– June 4: $40
Virtual 5K: $43 (includes shipping of swag bag)