CANCELLED 5th Annual The Crate Escape 5k

Newport Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02861

Running > 5k

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Event Description

Come enjoy a beautiful 5k course at Slater Park while benefiting dogs who need loving homes! The race entry fees go directly towards helping more dogs get a second chance at a great life through SOS's rescue programs!

This is a chip-timed event. Cash prizes to the top three male & female finishers.  T-shirts and goodie bags available to the first 200 registrations and medals for everyone who finishes the race.  Complimentary refreshments provided by Dunkin Donuts, face painting, and balloon art!  And lots of awesome raffle prizes!

Dogs are welcomed and encouraged to participate in this year's event!  If bringing a dog(s), a copy of a current rabies certificate will need to brought to the event or scanned and emailed to prior to Saturday, 10/12.  For everyone's enjoyment, please only bring well-socialized dogs.  Dog Race Goody Bags are limited so make sure to register early!

Save One Soul Animal Rescue League facilitates the rescue and placement of homeless dogs with loving forever homes. We advocate for homeless and at-risk animals while providing comfort, rehabilitation and veterinary care to the animals in our program. Save One Soul Animal Rescue League endeavors to promote and support life-saving initiatives that enable responsible pet guardianship while treating each animal and adopter as an individual.

For more information on our organization and the work we do, please visit our website at or email

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule

  • 8:00 am: Bib/packet pickup & Registration Opens
  • 9:00am: Race Begins

Event Day Details 

  • Chip timed by Spitler Race Systems
  • Prizes for top 3 male & female finishers, 3 Team members score
  • Tee-shirts available for the first 200 entrants
  • Medals for all runners
  • Free parking
  • Face painting for kids
  • Music
  • Vendors
  • Post race refreshments for all runners
  • The race is held rain or shine


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