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The Fast and the Furriest 5K

October 9 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 am

Our Fast & the Furriest 5K is BACK! Join us on Sunday, October 9 for a morning of fitness, furry friends, and raising funds to support our lifesaving animal services. The Fast & the Furriest 5K welcomes all different types of involvement, whether you choose to participate by running or walking, supporting us with a corporate sponsorship or individual donation, setting up a vendor table at the event, or simply setting up a chair in the park to cheer for our runners! This year participants will also enjoy an interactive photobooth, vendor village, food trucks, and more. Be sure to stay tuned for more updates in the coming weeks as we additional details.




  • Sunday, October 9 2022
  • 9 AM – 11:30 AM



  • Rockford Park- 19th and Tower Dr. Wilmington, DE 19806
  • Registration takes place at the front door of Rockford Tower and begins at 8 AM!



  • There is plenty of free parking on all surrounding side streets!

Course Map


  • Rockford Park provides a beautiful setting to stage our 5K. Starting and finishing near Rockford Tower, the course takes you around one loop of the park and then out Tower Drive to Pennsylvania Avenue, with a turnaround at A.I. Middle School. Return to Rockford with one more loop around the park.



October 9
8:00 am - 11:30 am
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Rockford Park
Lookout Drive Wilmington, 19806 United States + Google Map
Delaware Humane Association