This is a Mardi Gras PAWrade for dogs. Parade registration/check-in will begin at 12noon-1pm and the parade will follow. The parade will take place in downtown Biloxi and will be led by the 2020 Krewe of Barkloxi King and Queen. Proceeds will go to the Humane Society of South Mississippi. Pre-registration required to enter your K-9 in the parade.
Free Party. 32nd annual, fun event promoting healthy lifestyles to individuals of all ages with and without disabilities.
The Run/Walk/Roll is optional. All Registration is through the Gulf Coast Running Club. To pre-register, go to www.GulfCoastRunningClub.org, click on the Arbor Day Run. Print the registration form, and return by mail. Runners receive a T-shirt and a Tree. Runners with challenges receive a Medal. Volunteers/Caregivers do not need to pay registration fee to accompany a walker.
The event includes music, art, special soccer, and snacks. This event is in partnership with Gulf Coast Running Club, the race includes a ¼ mile challenge so that everyone, including wheelchairs, can participate in the healthful benefits of a run with awards following.
Saturday Schedule (Run with Gulf Coast Running Club, Town Green):
• 8-9:30am Registration and Sign-in for those Pre-Registered
• 9am 5K Race Start
• 9:45am 1 Mile and ¼ Mile Ability Challenge Start
Go green and celebrate at this family fun event featuring a BBQ competition, arts & crafts vendors, live entertainment all day, children's play area, and more fun activities. There will be a variety of barbecue for event patrons to choose from. With everything from ribs and brisket to seafood, there will be something for every palate.