Victoria Park Cause 4 Paws Pet Festival 2013
This year’s event marks the fifth year that the Victoria Park Civic Association has teamed up to support Ft. Lauderdale’s largest no-kill animal shelter organization, Abandoned Pet Rescue.
This year’s event will take place Sunday November 24th from 10 AM to 4 PM in Victoria Park at Broward Boulevard and Victoria Park Rd. Admission to the event is free. Free parking is available at 1520 E. Broward Boulevard. (look for the signs)
10:00 AM - Event Begins and On Site People Walk Registration Opens
10:30 AM People Walk Begins
(your pets are wlecome to join in too)
11:15 AM Silent Auction Opens
11:30 AM Adopt Me Parade Begins
12:00 PM Dog Show Registration Begins
1:00 PM Dog Show Begins
3:45 PM Pet-Arazzi Winners Annouced
3:45 PM Silent Auction Closes
4:00 PM Cheer For Another Great Event
Are you interested in being a sponsor this year? You can also showcase your business to our attendees by donating an item to our silent auction. Please email us at VPCause4Paws@aol.com if you are interested. We greatly appreciate your support!
General questions? Please call: (754) 777-VPCA or email: VPCause4Paws@aol.com
Free Cause 4 Paws Tee Shirts for the walkers and the dog show participants.
People Walk Information
This year you can participate in our one mile People Walk through historic and scenic Victoria Park. The walk starts at 10:30 AM.
Registration for the walk starts at 10:00 a.m. at the park. Pre-registration recommended.
Walk Registration levels
$30 Top Dog – Receive a free Cause 4 Paws Tee Shirt, an Enviro-cool band and a No Dog Poop Sign!
$20 Hound Dog – Receive a free Cause 4 Paws Tee Shirt and an Enviro-cool band!
$10 Proud Pup – Receive a free Cause 4 Paws Tee Shirt and our thanks for attending!
Fun Dog Show
At 1 p.m. the Fun Dog Show begins. Categories for the show are:
Best Tail Wagging
Most Mysterious Heritage
Most Original Costume
Best Vocal Performance
Best Mirror Image
The Gold Bone Award (Best In Show) – People’s Choice Winner from all the categories.
Be sure to pre-register for the dog show here on line or on site begining at 12 Noon the day of the event!
Pet-arazzi Photo Contest
Do you own the hottest pup on earth? The cutest kitty in the universe? The most demure parrot on the planet? Enter their photo in this year’s Pet-Arazzi Photo contest. Win a great prize and show off your special pet.
E-mail the photos to VPCause4Paws@aol.com before November 20th.
Winners will be announced at the Pet Festival.
Adopt-Me Pet Parade
At 11:30 AM join us for our ‘Adopt-Me Pet Parade’ where you will meet some of the most adorable animals that can be immediately adopted.
So Much More…
Dog play and swim areas. Pet Photo Booth. Plus a Bounce House for the kids, food and drink, holiday pet ornaments for sale, a silent auction, and so much more.
Are you interested in being a sponsor this year?
You can also showcase your business to our attendees by donating an item to our silent auction. Please email us at VPCause4Paws@aol.com if you are interested. We greatly appreciate your support!
When & Where
Victoria Park Civic Association
Nestled in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale, we're a vibrant community that's evolving into the future while still retaining the charm of Old Florida. Located between the Isles of Las Olas / Intracoastal Waterway / Middle River and Federal Highway, stretching from Broward to Sunrise Boulevards, we're home to more than 10,000 diverse residents who enjoy living near the amenities of Downtown, the shopping and fine dining of Las Olas, and sun, sand and surf of the world famous Fort Lauderdale Strip -- all while enjoying a cozy residential neighborhood. If real estate is all about "location, location, location" -- we have it, have it, have it! And if community is all about people, we have a diverse and tolerant population pulling together to make our corner of paradise even better.
For more information, visit www.vpca.org or call (754) 777-VPCA