Howl'oween Pet Parade (Belleville, IL)

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Event Sponsor: 
Belleville Area Humane Society
Sun Oct, 29 2017 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Belleville Area Humane Society
1301 S. 11th St.
62226 Belleville , IL

12:00pm to 4:00pm. Join BAHS for our Annual Howl'oween Pet Parade and Costume Contest on Sunday, October 29, 2017. Register online at the ticketing link above at "Additional Info", in person at the shelter, or, by phone at (618)235-3712. The parade starts at 1 PM in beautiful downtown Belleville. They recommend coming by at least 12:40pm to sign in and take your place in the parade. Stay for the pet costume contest and Street Fest, featuring vendors, food, music, activities for kids, prizes, and more. Bring lawn chairs and/or blankets for comfort.
Entry is $10 per dog and $25 per business. Non-profits and dog-less walkers are welcome to join the parade for free. 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. This year, they will be sorting our marchers by breed, so if you've got some HalloWeenies, Spooky Spaniels, Paranormal Pitbulls, Magical Mutts, or any other breed, come proudly join the ranks!
PARADE PARTICIPANTS will meet and exit the Associated Bank parking lot located on 100 E. Washington Street onto South Jackson Street and go South towards Lincoln, turning east on Lincoln, North on South Charles, west on East Main and conclude at South High.
Categories for the costume contest are as follows: Cutest/Funniest, Best Group, Best Duo, and Wild Card.
All proceeds will go to the shelter. Check-in begins at 12:00noon and the parade starts at 1:00pm. The Street Fest will end at 4:00pm.
For all the details visit the event page.