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America's VetDogs 5k Run & Dog Walk

Sat September 21 - Sat September 28, 2024 Smithtown, NY 11787 US Directions


Includes T-Shirt

5k Run & Dog Walk

$30 09/28 9:00AM EDT Price increases after June 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT
Includes T-Shirt

Family Fun 1 Mile Run & Dog Walk

$30 09/28 8:45AM EDT Registration ends September 28, 2024 at 8:45am EDT

Virtual 5k Run & Dog Walk

$30 Registration ends September 28, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual Family Fun Run & Dog Walk

$30 Registration ends September 28, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


51 Lawrence Avenue Smithtown
Smithtown, NY US 11787


Event Information:

Help America’s VetDogs make a difference in the lives of veterans and first responders by participating in the 10th America's VetDogs 5K Run & Dog Walk, now part of the Suffolk County Veteran Run Series!

The event will be held on September 28, 2024, in our hometown of Smithtown, NY. Dogs are welcome to join you on your run/walk too! America’s VetDogs is also hosting a virtual run/walk for those that live far away and cannot attend. 

Save the Dates:

In-person run/walk: Saturday, September 28, 2024.
Virtual run/walk: Saturday, September 21, 2024, through Saturday, September 28, 2024.

Fundraise: We encourage all participants to ask family, friends and colleagues to sponsor your efforts.  For any questions, please contact Kim Grossmann via email at or via phone at 631-930-9053.

Learn more about our mission at

Race Contact Info

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All top runners in each age category will receive a limited edition America’s VetDogs medal!

Join us in wearing red, white and blue!

Join us in wearing the colors of our nation – red, white, and blue – at the AVD Run and Dog Walk, as we honor and support our veterans. Let's show our unwavering gratitude and patriotism for those who have selflessly served our country. Join us as we take steps to demonstrate our heartfelt appreciation and commitment to those who have dedicated their lives to protecting our freedoms.

Race Course

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Thank You to Our Sponsors!


Legendary Sponsors:

Liberty Sponsors:
CCP Solutions
Suffolk Credit Union

Justice Sponsors:
Jovia Financial Credit Union

Independence Sponsors:

Please contact Kimberley Grossmann at or call 631-710-5708 for sponsorship opportunities.

Schedule of Events


7:30 am-Registration 
8:45 am-Family Fun Run & Dog Walk
9:00 am-5k Run & Dog walk



Race Packet Pick-Up

As our race moves to Smithtown, we're pleased to share that race packet pickup will take place on Friday, September 27, 2024 from 12pm to 5pm at Smithtown Running Company, located at 91 E. Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787. 

Date: Friday, September 27, 2024
Location: Smithtown Running Company
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Address: 91 E. Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787



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