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Get ready for the Dyngus Day Dash

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Posted at 1:14 PM, Apr 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-19 10:27:16-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Get ready for the first annual Dyngus Day Dash.

The Dyngus Day Dash is a two person relay race over a one mile distance. Each runner will run half a mile.

Instead of using a traditional baton, racers will pass off a pussy willow to their partner.

Officials are encouraging racers to wear costumes.

It costs $25 to register. Every racer will get a t-shirt.

The race will take place on the Houghton Park track. The relay starts at 10 a.m. Monday.

All proceeds will benefit the Kaisertown Friends Association.

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