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The Wa Wa Wally Waddle 9th Annual 5K and Kids Run

May 13, 2018 @ 7:30 am

The Wa Wa Wally Waddle 9th Annual 5K and Kids Run will be held Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the Vassar Farm Ecological Preserve, Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY  12603.

There are three race categories- 100 yard dash for 6 year olds and under, 1 Mile Run for 13 year olds and under and a 5K. Also, in honor of Mothers Day, there will be an additional prize in the 5K for the winning mother/daughter or mother/son team.

Pre-register at before midnight May 11th. The first 150 5K registrants will receive a T shirt.

Here is the fee structure for the various races:

Kids 100 yard dash for ages 6 and under- Free.

Kids 1 mile run for ages 13 and under – Free if pre-registered, $5 on race day.

5K  Run/Walk  $20 pre-registered, $25 race day.

The race day schedule is as follows:

7:30 – 9:00 am  Registration

9:00 am  I Mile Kids Run

9:15 am  Kids 100 Yard Run

9:30 am  5K Run/Walk

10:30ish  am Awards

There will also face painting, games balloons and more.

5K winners receive homemade pies, all 5K participants receive a pie slice. Other prizes include pint glasses and key chains. Team winners receive a Caffe Aurora gift certificate.

Proceeds from the races will benefit Camp Wa Wa Segowea scholarships. To learn more about Camp Wa Wa Segowea visit

For more race info or to register visit or

2017 sponsors

The Hodos Family                                                                                                                                                                    Adams Fairacre Farms Tubby’s                                                                                                                                                 Feldman Physical Therapy Morris Associates The Derby                                                                                                                                                                                      T & M Service Safeguard Eric’s Fuel Service                              Caffe Aurora Paula’s Restaurant The Bagel Shoppe Radio Woodstock                                                                                                                                                     DSL Financial JD’s Pub & Brew Mid-Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union



May 13, 2018
7:30 am
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Vassar Farm Ecological Preserve
Hooker Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 United States
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