2017 Buffalo Boogie

May
13
8:00 am

Buffalo BoogieThe Friends of the Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge invite you to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Buffalo Boogie! Mark your calendars for the 25th annual Buffalo Boogie on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 8 am. Russell Feed & Supply is proud to be a part of the 2017 Buffalo Boogie!

Come and explore our 3,621-acre preserve, one of Fort Worth’s hidden jewels. The scenic route traverses shaded bottomlands along the West Fork of the Trinity River and transitions into open prairie savannahs. The route concludes along the bison range where participants might spot one of these majestic animals in their native habitat.

Nature Center
9601 Fossil Ridge Rd.
Fort Worth, TX 76135

Proceeds from the 10K, 5K, and one-mile fun run, which features live music and family-friendly activities, benefit the Nature Center.

The USATF-certified race courses follow paved city roads within the Nature Center that are closed to traffic for the races. The route is both stroller and dog-friendly. The first 750 people to register will receive a commemorative T-shirt.

Registration for Buffalo Boogie also includes entry to the Nature Center, breakfast, arts and crafts, face painting, balloon animals, and eligibility for prize drawings valued at $5,000.

Attendees can visit an event expo featuring a variety of wildlife and conservation entities, preservation organizations, food-and-drink vendors, small businesses, educational exhibits, and a Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge pop-up gift shop.

Registration is $30 April 13 – Race Day and $35 on the day of the event.  Chip timing is optional for participants registered in the 5K and 10K. Registration for dogs is $5 and includes a bandana. [Only leashed dogs are permitted. No other pets are allowed.]

Participate in whatever way suits you best! Click here for registration information and to see the schedule of events.