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Howl’oween Pet Parade

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Calling all HalloWeenies, Spooky Spaniels, and Magical Mutts!

Join BAHS for our annual Howl’oween Pet Parade and Block Party on Sunday, October 20th.

Sign in begins at 12:00PM. The parade starts at 1:00PM. We recommend coming by at least 12:30 to sign in and take your place in the parade. Block Party with Costume Contest starts immediately after Parade. Ensure you have your armbands for the Costume Contest

NEW THIS YEAR: Fredbird will be sending us off at 12:30 to 1PM!

Come for the parade, but stay for the pet costume contest and block party, featuring vendors, food, music, activities for kids, prizes, and more. Bring lawn chairs and/or blankets for comfort.

Parade participants will meet to line up at the Associated Bank parking lot located at 100 E. Washington Street. We will start the parade by exiting on the E. Lincoln side. To end the parade, we will make a left turn onto S. High Street to finish where we started.

The Block Party will be held in front of Seven Belleville.  Street parking is available around the parade route.

Come for the parade, but stay for the pet costume contest and block party, featuring vendors, food, music, activities for kids, prizes, and more. Bring lawn chairs and/or blankets for comfort.

Entry is $10 per dog. Non-profits and dog-less walkers are welcome to join the parade for free, or if you don’t feel like marching, just sign up for the costume contest or be an enthusiastic spectator. All dogs must be leashed and vaccinated.

Categories for the costume contest are as follows:

1. MVS – Most Valuable Solo – 1 pet in costume
2. Best Duo – 1 pet and 1 human or 2 pets
3. Best Group – 3 or more humans and pets in any combination

 

The top winner from each of those, will be put into Best in Show for the overall win.

Awards will be provided for the winner and runner up in each category.

All proceeds go the shelter. Block party ends at 4:00PM.

Can’t wait to see you there!

 

Details

Date:
October 20
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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