Glow Paws 5K Race & Mile Pet Walk

Come out on Thursday, July 21st  to South Island Park for Glow Paws 5K Race & Mile Pet Walk during Wilmington’s Catfish Days! This fun-filled and glowing night will support Will County Animal Shelter, the area’s oldest no-kill animal shelter. The shelter’s sweet adoptable dogs and cats hope you will participate in the 5K Race, Mile Pet Walk, or both! Registration for both the 5k and the Mile Pet Walk will begin at 7:00pm.

Pre-registration has already started! Be sure to pre-register by July 7th for a discounted rate of $25. This will also guarantee participants a commemorative event t-shirt and goodie bag*! Register between July 8th and Race Day for $35. Kids 12 years old and younger can participate for only $10!

You can print out the registration form here, pick up a printed registration form at Pine Bluff Animal Hospital or by visiting our Facebook page. Forms will also be available the day of the race.

For the adoptable pets at Will County Humane Society, no donation is too small. If you are interested in donating to the shelter, whether it be money or items on the shelter’s wish list, please call Sheena at 815-942-5365. Your generosity is always appreciated.

Date: July 21
Location: South Island Park, Wilmington, IL 60481
Registration Time: 7:00pm (5K & Mile Pet Walk)




*Keep in mind, t-shirts and goodie bags are only guaranteed to pre-registered participants and while supplies last.