2015 Accora Village Bed Race for Kiwanis Presented by Allstream


Put your team together for the annual Accora Village Bed Race presented by Allstream for the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa on February 7, 2015. This will be the 34th running of the Bed Race, and the 12th organized by the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa.

Funds raised goes to support the Kiwanis Read-a-thon and other Kiwanis Club of Ottawa's programs and the Queensway Carleton Hospital Foundation. You can register your teams and pledges here.

The race will take place on Dow's Lake, with

  • registration starting at 11:00, 
  • the Parade of Beds at 12:30,
  • racing between 13:00 and 14:30, 
  • and the after party at the Lone Star starting at 15:00.

This is a fun event for teams of all ages, so come on out, have fun and help Kiwanis support the community.

  • Team registration is $300 and the registration fee is waived if your team raises $1000 or more in pledges
  • Your team gets a minimum 2 races with a potential for up to 5
  • Great prizes and bragging rights
  • You are required to build and decorate your bed, though there are a limited prebuilt beds are available for purchase of $200 (for pick up).

For additional information, check out the facts sheets, and then use the registration form, pledge forms and the waiver. You can also download all the forms at once here.

The Accora Village Bed Race is a great opportunity for companies and organizations to do some team buildling. The Bed Race can include special heats for teams to compete, and Halsall Associates has made a whole weekend of team building around the event.

Team registration and pledging can be done here, or you can email Bed Race or call 613-233-1900 for questions. 


This event would not be possible without our sponsors, and we are always looking for additional sponsors.