Bark in the Park 

Sunday, June 16, 8am

Murphy Park, Powell

Bark in the Park 5k is a race dedicated to shelter animals in need of loving homes. All race proceeds and donations go to the Humane Societies of Delaware and Union County.

Held Sunday, June 16th, 8am, the race will begin at Murphy Park in Powell, OH winding through neighborhood streets. Top three male and female finishers by gun time will receive medals. All participants will receive race swag.


Bark in the Park is dog-friendly! Well-behaved, friendly dogs with updated vaccinations are welcome.  Go to the check-in table for canine race swag before the race begins.


Bark in the Park is the capstone project for Village Academy High School sophomore, Amelia Cameron. Amelia is a runner focusing on Cross Country and Indoor/Outdoor Track. A regular volunteer in shelters, Amelia is an all-around animal lover.  

The Humane Society of Delaware County appreciates Amelia's willingness to partner with us, bringing positive attention and critical support to shelter animals!

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