Trails 'n' Tails

Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018

Time: 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Instructor: Staff

Location: Garden Grounds

Join us for the best canine party of the season! 

You love to treat your dog, but now your dog can treat you to free admission at the Garden, Saturday, August 18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

While well-behaved dogs on leash are always welcome at the Garden, Trails ‘n’ Tails is a special dog-friendly event that benefits the Garden’s core programs for education, conservation, and horticulture and helps us keep the Garden friendly for dogs and their human companions all year long. 

Event Highlights

  • One Garden admission with a leashed dog
  • Demonstrations on pet safety, training, hiking, and more!
  • Pet Portraits by Veils & Tails Photography
  • Access to canine experts and unique community resources
  • Socialize your pet (and yourself) with others in a beautiful outdoor setting
  • K-Nine Solutions Pack Walk at 9:30 a.m.
  • Puppy Costume Parade at 10 a.m.
  • Caricature Artist 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Ma & Paw Kennel Demo: Rattlesnake Avoidance at 2 p.m.
  • Doggie Look-alike Contest
  • Mobile Vet
  • John's Hot Dogs

Parking is limited! 

  • Please carpool, get dropped off, share a taxi from a nearby location
  • Come early to avoid crowds and heat
  • Dogs must be on a leash

Doggie Look-alike Contest

Do people tell you you look like your dog? Do you and your dog share the same hairdo? Join the Garden’s Doggie Look-alike Contest for a chance to win a special prize! To enter, post a picture of you and your pup to Facebook or Instagram, tag the @Garden and use the hashtag #TrailsnTails. Voting will take place at Trails ‘n’ Tails on Saturday, August 18. Winners will be announced at 2:30 p.m. and must be present to win.

Good luck!


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