Barks & Belts

Drive Smart - Barks & Belts

The Barks & Belts 5K is a family fun 5K run and 5K walk event at Bergen Village – Evergreen, Colorado on Sunday, June 5, 2016. The event is a fundraising effort for the Evergreen Animal Protective League (EAPL) and Drive Smart, as well as a community building event for pet rescue as a whole.

The race starts at 9 am, and is open to walkers and runners, with or without a canine companion.




Online registration closes at 12:00 pm on Friday, June 3rd.
Local business registration closes at 5:00 pm on Friday, June 3rd.

Local registration locations include:
Chow Down Pet Supplies – 1260 Bergen Pkwy, Evergreen, CO 80439
EAPL Thrift Store – 27888 Meadow Drive, Evergreen
Boone Mountain Sports – 2962 Evergreen Pkwy, Evergreen, CO.
Healthy Pet Supplies – 25797 Conifer Rd Ste A10, Conifer, CO 80433

There is no pre-registration available on Saturday, June 6th.
June 5th day of race registration begins at 7:30 am and concludes at 8:45 am.
Pre packet pick up will be available on day of race starting at 7:30 am


Enjoy refreshments and peruse vendor offerings before, during and after the walk. Post-race festivities will include refreshments-including a beer garden, music, food, silent auction table and pet-friendly merchandise and services booths.


Bergen Village (Chow Down)
1270 Bergen Pkwy Evergreen, CO 80439


Racers will receive a race t-shirt as well a swag bag loaded with fun stuff for them and their furry companion (while supplies last).

Post-race refreshments and snacks will also be provided for both human and animal competitors

Green Event

Barks and Belts 5K in cooperation with Evergreen’s Alliance is a zero waste event. Recycle and compost cans will be available at the completion of the race. Compost cups, plates and napkins will be used at water stations and by vendors at the start and finish of the race.

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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2012
Evergreen, CO 80437-2012
Physical Address: 2962 Evergreen Parkway, #201
Evergreen, CO 80439
Telephone: (303) 674-9683