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Tofurky Trot 2014 in Buffalo!

The Tofurky Company

Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT)

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Tofurky Trot 2014 in Buffalo registration Ended $25.00 $2.37
Tofurky Trot 2014 in Buffalo registration Children under 18 ticket Ended $12.50 $1.68

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The Tofurky Company invites you to join in the 2014 Buffalo Tofurky Trot, August 3rd 2014 in Buffalo, NY.  Tofurky Trots are designed to support both the health and vitality of local communities and raise money for local groups supporting plant based diets. The race is 5k (3.1 miles) and is a run, trot, or walk open to all levels of physical fitness.  It’s a great day to enjoy the company of fellow plant eaters and highlight the benefits of plant based diets.  

For more info. on The Tofurky Company visit  

www.tofurky.com


The Tofurky Trot will be the starting event to Buffalo's first annual WNY VegFest. The purpose of the event is to bring people from all different walks of life into a family friendly atmosphere that promotes a vegan lifestyle. We hope to raise vegan awareness within our community, help people make lifestyle transitions, and help vegan and vegetarian people connect. Restaurants, holistic therapists, vegan food companies, and many more vendors will be on site. We will also have live music, multiple speakers, and a children's area.  For more information on the VegFest visit http://www.wnyvegfest.com/    

Andrew Peters and Georges Laraque will be running the tofurky trot!

Chris Pert the wild juggler will be juggling the entire course!

Ether the Wonder Pig's fathers will be running in their underwear!

Buffalo Joywalkers will be dancing their way through the entire trot!

 SHIRTS GUARANTEED TO FIRST 200 RUNNERS

RACE DETAILS:

11:00  Start Time, August 3rd, 2014

Location:  Delaware Park Marcy Casino, 199 Lincoln Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14222

On site day of race registration 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

 

 

IMPORTANT DAY OF REGISTRATION WILL ONLY ACCEPT CASH OR CHECK NO EXCEPTIONS!

 

 

WNY Finish Line Services will be doing the timing for the race.


Very well behaved dogs on short leashes only allowed!


 Cost:  $25 Pre-registered adult, $12.50 Children under 18

          $30 On-site adult registration, $15.00 Children under 18

(Children under 18 years old half price, children under age 5 free!)


T-shirt provided to all pre-registered runners. T-shirts provided to participants registering day of race while supplies last.  

Great Prizes will be awarded to the top male, female, and children finishers, as well as for best costume.  Age division winners will also be recognized.  Tasty vegan snacks and drinks will be provided at the finish line.  There will also be random prize drawings, but the real focus are the non profits who we run to support.  


On Line Registration will close at 7 p.m on Saturday, August 2, 2014.  You may still register on race day morning.  Be sure to give yourself plenty of time to park and walk to the start and register if needed   Race begins at 11:00 !


Parking will be available along the street and in the parking spots directly across the street from Marcy Casino. 

 

For more info contact Sara at      saranicole723@gmail.com    or Betsy at bascott@embarqmail.com


 VOLUNTEERS GREATLY APPRECIATED!

If you or a family member or friend are willing to be a race official, great! We definitely need volunteers. Please email Sara Rogers at saranicole723@gmail.com to volunteer.   

THANKS FOR YOUR HELP! 


Who are we running to support?

The race will benefit Asha Sanctuary and Farm Sanctuary.
 


Asha Sanctuary

Our Mission:

ASHA advocates for the abolition of institutionalized cruelty to farmed animals through education and to help people adopt a cruelty-free lifestyle.

We provide innovative programs that educate the public about the sentience of farmed animals, and the devastating impacts of agribusiness and institutionalized cruelty on animals, people, and the planet.

ASHA provides lectures and workshops on plant-based nutrition and how this diet can help lower or eliminate the risks of heart disease, obesity, high blood pressure, and certain types of cancers.
http://www.ashasanctuary.com/
 

FARM SANCTUARY
Our Mission:
To portect farm animals from cruelty, inspire change in the way society views and treats farm animals, and promote compassionate vegan living.
Farm Santuary is committed to ending cruelty to farm animals and promoting compassionate vegan livng through rescue, education, and advcacy efforts. 
 
 
THANK YOU TO ORCHARD FRESH FOR THEIR GENEROUS DONATION TO THIS EVENT
Have questions about Tofurky Trot 2014 in Buffalo!? Contact The Tofurky Company

When & Where


Marcy Casino @ Delaware Park
199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222

Sunday, August 3, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT)


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