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Fargo FurGo Dog Run

Wednesday May 29, 2024


Have a furry running buddy? Then we have a run/walk for you, too! Introduced at the 2016 Fargo Marathon event, the FurGo Dog Run, was an instant success with dogs and dog owners alike! Over 400 participants took on the 1.5-mile course with a canine and loved it! Join us on Wednesday May 29 for a day of fun with your best four-legged friend! Complete with your doggy goody bag, finisher’s shirt, finisher’s medal, and your dog’s very own finisher’s medal, it’s an event you will not want to miss! This race often fills up fast, so be sure to register early!









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Legendary FurGo Swag

Both you and your furry friend can celebrate the Fargo Marathon’s birthday in style! Along with the epic after party, your Furgo Run registration includes a soft tee and commemorative finishers medal. PLUS your four-legged friend gets a chance to shine in the spotlight with their very own finisher’s medal!

location & time

Date: May 29, 2024 Time: 6:30 p.m. Address: Downtown Fargo Stay tuned for updates and the 2024 course map closer to race day!

post-run party

Once you cross the finish line, go the “extra mile” and celebrate with your fellow runners at the post race party in downtown Fargo! There’s no better way to end the weekend than at an epic party full of music, food, cold beer, and fun! Stay tuned for more exciting announcements!

Event Info





Packet Pick-up

Results & Photos

Go Far Challenge

Elite Runner Perks

Bands on the Run

There is no need for headphones on this course! The 2024 Essentia Health Fargo Marathon will feature live bands and DJs on course to help keep the momentum going, Sponsored by BNSF Railway!


📣 Please bring your Vaccination Requirement Waiver Form signed. 📣 The FurGo Dog Run is a ‘time yourself’ event. We will have a clock at the finish line for you. 📣 A portion of the proceeds will be donated to our local homeless animal shelters/rescues: Homeward Animal Shelter, Diamond in the Ruff & For Love of Dog Rescue!


📣 Some simple rules will keep everyone (especially our furry friends) happy! Dogs must be: 📣 Old enough to be around other dogs and people (at least 6 months of age) 📣 Able to walk 2 miles 📣 Able to do well on-leash (no retractable leashes allowed) and is not overly aggressive toward other dogs 📣 Friendly toward humans and not excessively fearful 📣 Able to mix with a big crowd 📣 Up to date on vaccinations

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