Dogs Day Out Festival in Concord
CONCORD ó The city is holding a Dogs Day Out Festival on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Les Myers Park, 338 Lawndale Ave., SW.
The festival includes a Doggie Fun Zone, contests (Obedience Contest at 11:45; Talent Contest at 12:15; Costume Contest at 1:15), pet photos, information booths, vendor booths, Veterinarian Village, food, K9 demos and more.
Owners must show proof of current rabies vaccination before entrance to festival. Dogs must be on 6-foot non-retractable leash.
Sign up for the contests will be held at Paws Headquarters at the festival.
Sponsors are Foster Animal Hospital, Walmart, Purina, Cabarrus Animal Hospital, South Ridge Veterinary Hospital, Animal Care Clinic, Swiftdogz Canine Services, Auxiliary Power & Controls, South Gate Masonry and Lumber .
For more information, call the Parks and Recreation Department at 704-920-5600.