Lombard's Mutt Strut 5K returns for 17th year May 14

Lombard Park District's Mutt Strut 5K/1 Mile & Pancake Breakfast are back.

The Lombard Park District will host the 17th annual Mutt Strut 5K and 1-Mile at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 14. Participate with or without your dog in either of these events.

An official race T-shirt and pancake breakfast ticket are included with registration.

Have family and friends cheering you on? Pancake breakfast tickets will be on sale for $5 or $3 for ages 12 or younger.

Race registration is still open for those wanting to participate. Day of registration will be available from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. for $30.

"We are super excited to put on this race this year," said Jake Pawlak. "There will be several fun activities going on throughout the morning, from a DJ, Dog Food Truck to the pancake breakfast. All are welcome to join in on the fun."

The park district wishes to thank the Gold Sponsor Lombard Veterinary Hospital and additional sponsors: Toyota of Lombard, State Farm-Dave Steinbach, A Dental Place, Duly Health & Care, Kelly Stetler at Compass Real Estate, American Tails, Fetch! Pet Care, Two Bostons and Gianorio's.

For more information and to register, visit

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