Dog Jog Event Information

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5k • 1 mile Dog Walk • Dog Contests • Music • & More • Fun for the whole family!

5K Race

The 5k begins at 8:30 am and will be held on a USATF Certified Course –timing is by chip.  The course begins and ends in front of the Harnett County Courthouse located at 301 W Cornelius Harnett Blvd, Lillington, NC  27546.   The course map is located here.  Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female overall finishers, as well as, the top three males/females in the following age groups:  19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

You are welcome to participate with your dog –but dogs are not required for participation!

Dog Walk

The Dog Walk begins at 10am. You don’t have to have a dog to participate; cat lovers (without the kitties) are welcome to join in the fun. Make it more fun –dress up like your cat…or your favorite superhero…or wear the same outfit as your dog!  Unite with other area residents like you who care about animals and walk to support their community.


Registration fee for the 5k and/or the 1 mile is $25 ($30 after May 7th) and covers entry for both the 5k and the 1-mile Dog Walk.  Includes a cool t-shirt and race goody bag.  Registration fee not required for children 10 and under walking with a paying adult (Dog Walk only). Tshirts and race bags included for paying entrants only.

>> Register ONLINE here.


Event Schedule:

7:00 am – 5k Check-in and Packet Pickup begins

8:15 am – Presentation of Colors

8:30 am – 5k race begins

9:00 am – Check-in and Packet Pickup for Dog Walk (only) participants.

9:30 am – Awards Ceremony

10:00 am – Dog Walk Begins

Donations can be made online here  — or mailed to: PO Box 1324, Lillington, NC  27546

For sponsor information, Sponsorship Form 2016.

For vendor information, email