Pets in the Park, Edmonton’s Official Pet Festival, is back June 25th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hawrelak Park! This is the ONLY day of the year that your furry, feathered and scaly friends are welcome in the park. Get your pack together and come out for a dog-gone good time!


1. Edmonton’s Only All-Ages Pet-Friendly Beer Garden – Enjoy a craft beer with a purrrfect view of the Entertainment Stage in Edmonton’s ONLY all-ages and pet-friendly beer garden. The Entertainment stage will feature engaging family-friendly shows with Frozen Live (12 p.m.) and Spiderman and Batgirl (2 p.m.). Then wrap up your day at Pets in the Park savoring the sounds of Edmonton’s own alt-rock group Lusitania Lights (3 p.m.).




2. Paint Your Pup – Show off your dog’s colorful personality with a new look! With our pet-friendly painting station, your pup can celebrate Pets in the Park in style.

3. Canine Carnival –Test your dog’s mental agility in a fun, no-pressure atmosphere with eight easy-to-do dog-designed challenges at the canine carnival. And the best part? No doggy leaves without a prize!

4. Dachshund Races & Doggie Demos– Cheer on your favourite four-legged athletes in the exciting (and super adorable) dachshund races! Watch as doggos jump, fly and dive in the exciting doggie demos and show off their skills in scent detection!




5. Treat Your Pet – Spoil your own pet with new delicious treats, fun toys, a comfy bed, or a stylish leash and collar by visiting our Bingo’s Pet Shop tent! Plus, all items sold at Bingo’s are EHS approved and all the proceeds help provide care and enrichment to EHS shelter animals.


Bonus 6. Food trucks – sample some of the best cuisine on four wheels and discover your new favourite dish!


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And it’s all for a good cause! The Edmonton Humane Society relies on Pets in the Park every year to help take care of thousands of Edmonton’s homeless animals. You can make a difference in these animals’ lives with the Pets in the Park Walk or Fun Run! Learn more and register HERE!


Learn more about Edmonton’s OFFICIAL pet event HERE!


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