4K Course

Humans receive a shirt, dogs get treats, and both get medals!

Thursday Race

Start Time TBD

Bisbark 4K

Love walking your dog? Then we have an event for you! The BisBark 4k is a PAW-SOME time for dogs and humans alike!

Join us on Thursday, September 17th in Cottonwood Park at 7:30pm for the 2.5 mile walk/run. There are only 250 spots available so sign up for our priority list for first chance to register! 

The route will include a water station, activities for children and dogs, and much more! Registration begins at 5pm. Runners will receive a doggy treat bag, a runner’s t-shirt, and a medal for you AND your dog upon finishing the race!

Race Details

THURSDAY, September 17 – Race Schedule

  • 5:00 – 6:00pm – Registration at Haaland Field
  • 5:30pm – Motivational Mile Starts
  • 6:00pm – Event Kickoff and National Anthem
  • 6:05pm – Motivational Mile Recognition
  • 7:30pm –  BisBark 4K Dog Walk
  • Note: All Kids Race Information is TBD
  • Each entry cost $35/adult and includes one dog admission, doggy treat bag, runner’s t-shirt, and a medal for you AND your dog upon finishing the race.
  • Children 12 and under will cost $15 and include a free t-shirt and medal.
  • A portion of ALL registrations will go to support the Central Dakota Humane Society. We expect this to fill up quick so register early!
  • Only one dog allowed per adult registration. Children 12 and under can not walk dog.
  • All dogs must be leased at all times
  • Doggy waste bags will be provided at event and owners are responsible for cleaning up after their dog
  • All dog owners will need to sign a waiver at registration confirming dog vaccinations are updated and taking responsibility for all dog behaviors
  • Aggressive dogs may be asked to leave the event by the Bismarck Marathon
  • Strollers ARE permitted at this race
  • For Safety, 6ft leashes or less are recommended and retractable leashes are discouraged
Parking is available in the lot nearest Haaland Park as well as the locations in the map below.
Click to view the parking map. 

Get on the Priority List Below!

People on the priority list will have first access to registration once it’s open!