Celebrate the magic of autumn and attend the Harvest Hustle Helping the Homeless on Saturday, November 9, 2013 – 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. at Fair Park (Fair Park Embarcadero Building, 1229 Admiral Nimitz Drive, Dallas, TX 75210).
In addition to a 5k Run and Family Fun Walk, there will be a cornucopia of fun for the entire family including appearances from Dallas/Fort Worth’s all-time favorite queen and king of laughter, Slappy and Monday; circus performances from Lone Star Circus; music from Philipalooza; face painting; and more. Funds raised benefit Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance (MDHA). The 5k and Family Fun Walk are both dog-friendly.
Be sure to check out all the fun activities and booths we have planned, including:
- Petting zoo
- Pumpkin patch
- Face painting booths
- Puppy kissing booth
- Pumpkin carving
- Bean bag toss
- Lollipop tree
- Pumpkin ring toss
- Fishing for ducks
- Free ice cream giveaway
- Slime making
- Corn hole game
- Arts, crafts and dance lessons
- Water bottle ring toss
- Alphabet block balancing game
- Ping-pong blow game
- Hula hoop competition
- Cookies from Tiff’s Treats
- Kellog stilt-walker
- Southwest Dairy Farm’s Mobile Dairy Classroom with a milking demonstration
We will also have a raffle where participants have the chance to win either two tickets plus parking to the December 3rd Mavericks game or two tickets plus parking to the opening night of Godspell at the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Tickets will be $5 at the door.
- Adult Pre-Registration through October 31 (until midnight): $35
- November 1-7 (until midnight): $40
- Event Day, Saturday November 9: $45
- Children 18 and under: $18
- Family Package which includes two adult entries and two entries for children 18 and under: $100
Please note that you must register both adults and children, if applicable, if you are planning to do the Family Fun Walk.
Also note that the registration fee is for either the 5k or Family Fun Walk and access to the festival, including the circus performance, music and other activities. You will have to pay for any food you purchase.
6:30 – Race day registration & packet pick-up, Activities
8:00 a.m. – 5K start
8:30 a.m. – Fun walk, stroller & dog runs
9:15 a.m. – 5K and team awards. Must be present to receive award.
9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Post-run party with food, entertainment and other family fun activities
Early packet pick-up will be at the following Run On stores from Tuesday, November 5 – Thursday, November 7, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
DALLAS – MOCKINGBIRD
5400 East Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, TX 75206
DALLAS – PRESTON/FOREST
11811 Preston Road
Dallas, TX 75230
1465 West Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080