October 12th: Race for the Rescues


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QUESTION:  What is Race For The Rescues?

ANSWER: Race For The Rescues is a day when animal lovers of all ages come out to run, walk, shop or adopt – to help save the lives of homeless dog, cats, horses and farm animals in Southern California. This is a fundraiser where 100% of the net proceeds go to local animal welfare organizations. This race is a timed sporting event and we have a mixture of serious athletes competing for times and people who just want to come out and walk with or without their dog to help support the benefitting organizations.

Not a runner? Then enjoy the Expo where we hold dog and cat adoptions, a silent auction, entertainment, food trucks, pet psychics, unique pet products and more. IT’S A BLAST!

QUESTION:  When and Where is the event?

ANSWER: Race For The Rescues will be Saturday, October 12th, 2019 at the Rose Bowl (AREA H) in Pasadena. Address: 1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103. To find Area H look for the symbol of the rose on the stadium and our start finish line is right outside the entrance.

QUESTION:  What time does the event start?

ANSWER: Registration begins at 7am. The Race starts at 8:30 am. The Expo area opens at 7AM – 12:00 PM.

QUESTION:  Where do I park my vehicle?

ANSWER: When you pull in the Rose Bowl you will see green Race For The Rescues signs.  Lots K & F are open to the public. To find the start line look for the symbol of the rose.

QUESTION:  Is the event open to the public?

ANSWER: Yes, you must be a paid register to run the race, however anyone can attend our Expo for FREE! Come out and join the fun!

QUESTION:  How long is the race?

ANSWER: The race is a 5K (3.1) miles and 10K (6.2). There is also a Kids Fun Run for children under 12 which is less than a mile. Every child is a winner and gets an award.

QUESTION:  What is included in my registration fee?

ANSWER: All Pre-registered participants are guaranteed a T-shirt, finishers medal, refreshments, a chance to win awards and the good feeling that you Raced For The Rescues!

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The mission of Heaven on Earth Society for Animals is to improve quality of life for homeless cats, particularly those who have few other options or who may be overlooked because of low potential for adoption.