Our exclusive VMX entertainment, including concerts, receptions, guest speakers and special social gatherings offer fun for you and your peers, all included in your registration.
Saturday, February 3
General Session Featuring Michael J. Fox | 10:30 AM
Don’t miss the opening Session featuring Award-winning Actor & Parkinson’s Disease Advocate, Michael J. Fox. Take an inspiring journey through the renowned actor, author and activist’s life experiences as he makes the case that real learning and growth actually happens when life goes skidding sideways. He’ll share how “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future” with his characteristic wit and charm. Badge required.
Host of “Ocean Mysteries,” renowned Conservationist and Environmental Journalist, Jeff Corwin will share his one-of-a-kind perspective on wildlife conservation and empower VMX attendees to join the movement to save our natural world for future generations. Jeff is well-known for hosting Animal Planet’s “The Jeff Corwin Experience” and “Corwin’s Quest.” His work on CNN’s critically-acclaimed “Planet in Peril” with Anderson Cooper solidified his place as one of the world’s leading environmental journalists. Badge required.
$35 per human, pets run FREE! Parking is included. Each registrant will receive an NAVC Fun(d) Run Bag and t-Shirt, which we encourage you to wear on race day.
For those of you who want to join the fun and don’t have a pet or are unable to bring your pet, you can share the love and run with an adoptable rescued shelter dog. Please join as we support the WSAVA Foundation activities to improve pet veterinary care in developing countries.
Busing will be provided to and from most hotels as well as the Orange County Convention Center. See bus schedule for specific pickup locations and times.
Bill Fredericks Park at Turkey Lake 3401 S Hiawassee Rd, Orlando, FL 32835
Calling all sports fans! Join us Sunday evening for a big game viewing party to watch the two final teams face off for the football championship. You won’t want to miss the Halftime Puppy Bowl either! Badge required.
Join us for electrifying VMX concert entertainment with Matchbox Twenty’s Rob Thomas.
One of modern music’s most compelling and commercially successful artists, Rob Thomas is best known for his Matchbox Twenty hits: “Push,” “3AM,” “Bent,” “Unwell” and “If You’re Gone,” his solo hit singles: “Lonely No More” and “Someday” and collaborative hit with Santana, “Smooth.” Aside from his award-winning music career, Thomas is also an avid animal lover, pet owner and supporter of animal charities. Badge required.
All VMX attendees are invited to bid farewell with a themed Back to the 80’s finale event! Tease that hair, pile on the lip gloss and pull up those leg warmers for a VMX Finale Party that’s totally rad.