Pet supply store plans benefit Halloween event

Chow Down Pet Supplies in Grand Junction will host the Howl O Ween Hustle, a benefit run, walk and dog Halloween costume contest.

The event is set for Oct. 24 outside the store, located at 2500 Broadway, Unit H, starting with a 5-kilometer run at 10 a.m. and 1-mile challenge walk at 10:15. Entrants in the costume contest will vie for gift certificates from Chow Down.

Registration costs $20, with proceeds to go to the Roice-Hurst Humane Society. Registration is open until 7 p.m. Oct. 23. Event day registration will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 24. For more information, call the store at 243-6200.