Pedal for Paws

May21
  • Date: 5/21/2022
    Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm
    Location: Des Moines, IA 50313
Contact:
Events Team (events@arl-iowa.org)

PFP

Grab your friends, your family, and your bike! Join us for a party bike ride in support of the homeless pets at the ARL. 

This ride is approximately 18 miles (round trip) and includes fun-filled stops at local businesses. You'll have the opportunity to win cool prizes through a raffle, enjoy fun activities and so much more! 

It will be Cat-urday, so don't forget to show us your best cat outfits!

TICKETS

Your registration includes a wristband which gets you drink deals at each bar, Tito's sunglasses for the first 150 riders who register,  AND you are supporting homeless pets just by registering.

Advance Admission - $25

Includes

  • A wristband for drink specials at each bar

  • Activities such as meeting kittens, yard games, and more!

Advance VIP Ticket - $40 

IncludesPFP Water Bottle

  • Access to the express check-in line

  • Color changing water bottle - fits in most bike holders! 

  • Wristband for drink specials at each bar

  • ARL Slap Koozie, perfect for biking

  • Your name will be entered for a chance to name a litter of puppies/kittens

  • Activities such as meeting kittens, yard games, and more! 

Day-of Admission - $35

Includes

  • A wristband for drink specials at each bar

  • Activities such as meeting kittens, yard games, and more!

Register Here!

Participating Locations 
  • Captain Roy's (11 am - 12 pm; check-in starts at 10:30 am)

    • Bike World will be present to service bikes before the route!

    • Meow-mosas and $1 off Confluence beer

  • Truman's/Rita's Cantina (12:15 - 1:15 pm)

    • Yard games and drinks

  • Sully's Irish Pub  (1:45 - 2:45 pm)

    • Yard games and $1 per drink and $2 for every Salty Dog or Salty Chihuahua drink (The 2nd one is the same as the first, but with tequila)

  • Jasper Winery (3 - 4 pm)

    • Smitten-Kitten-Sangria and lawn games

    • Meet & greet with adoptable kittens 

*Times are approximate with the exception of check-in*

THE ROUTE

There will be signs along the route indicating what direction to head, but to see specific directions of the route, please view the route on Google Maps here

Route

RAFFLE PRIZES

  • 50/50 Cash Prize 
  • A chance to feature your pet on the ARL's Moment of Cute (your pet's photo will be featured two times each week for an entire month on KDSM Fox-17) & an ARL Animal House Gift Basket
  • RAYGUN Gift Basket & Iowa Taproom Gift Certificate 
  • RAYGUN Gift Basket & Power Life Yoga Five Class Started Pack Gift Certificate
  • Bone-A-Patreat Gift Basket
  • Tito's Cooler
  • Tangled Tales Gift Basket & Confluence Brewing Company Gift Certificate  
  • Art Terrarium Gift Certificate 
  • Power Life Yoga Gift Certificate & Power Life Yoga Five Class Started Pack Gift Certificate
  • Exile Brewery Tour Gift Certificate 
  • A table for you and up to 9 other guest at the ARL's premier horse event - The Mane Event on Thursday, October 13 
BONUS - $1 from every beverage purchased on the ride will be donated back to the ARL.

Covid-19 Information:

We ask all event attendees to practice current recommended safety guidelines. If you have questions about our COVID-19 safety measures, please contact events@arl-iowa.org.

Fine print:

Although we love your four-legged friends, please leave them at home for this event! 

Photo Disclaimer

Changing Lives Sponsor

 Tito's Handmade Vodka