11:00am to 4:00pm. Pet-A-Palooza is an event that celebrates the love you have for your pet. Pack up the family and your four-legged friend and come out to the air-conditioned Purina Event Center at Purina Farms on Sunday, August 27th. The day will feature a little something for everyone in the family. Eat, shop, enjoy a number of exhibitions, and, give an animal in need a chance at a forever home and loving family.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? The event is free to attend and free to park!
CAN I BRING MY PET? Pets are allowed to accompany you and your family at the event. The only pets that will be allowed on-site are those that are healthy, properly vaccinated, and non-aggressive. All animals must be leashed at ALL times.
WHAT YOU’LL SEE AT PET-A-PALOOZA 2017?
ADOPTION ALLEY: Local adoption agencies will be on-site in Adoption Alley, helping event goers who are looking for their first or another four-legged friend to join their family, or, who are looking for foster or volunteer opportunities. Pet-A-Palooza will provide adoption agencies, big and small, the opportunity to find forever homes for those pets in need..
BOUTIQUE BOULEVARD: Make a turn down Boutique Boulevard and find all the pawcentials you need! Pawpering, pawdicures, and pawcesseries all in one place for you and your four-legged friend.
PET AGILITY COURSES: A favorite for people and pups! Featuring two obstacle courses with varying degrees of difficulty and the Purina Farms experts on-location to assist.
THE MAIN ARENA: The entertainment hub of this year’s event, the Main Arena is the jewel in the Pet-A-Palooza crown. Centrally located within the main event space, the Main Arena has a packed schedule with something for everyone!
THE PRO PLAN PERFORMANCE TEAM DOG SHOW: While you’re at Pet-A-Palooza, be sure and check out The Pro Plan Performance Team Dog Show at Incredible Dog Arena.
DOG DIVING: One of the highlights of Purina Farms is the Dog Diving Arena – an 18-by-50 feet diving dog pool, with a 40-foot runway that allows dogs to get a running start as they land impressive jumps. The popular, nationally recognized diving dog sport originated at Purina Farms in 1997.
For more information, visit http://y98.cbslocal.com or call 314-621-2345.