7th Annual Mardi Growl Dog Parade
Sat, 03/01/2014 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
SATURDAY, 3/1 FROM 11AM - 2 PM Rain or Shine!
Proceeds to benefit Young-Williams Animal Center
B97.5 and the City of Knoxville invites you to put your best foot and your best friend's best paw forward to march in the 7th Annual Mardi Growl Parade and Festival, hosted by Friends of Young-Williams Animal Center and the City of Knoxville.
Early Registration is $15 per pet and ends on Feb. 26
Click here to register onlinem in PDF format.
Day-of-Event Registration cost is $20 per pet The Costume Parade for Dogs begins at 11 a.m. at the PetSafe Downtown Dog Park, continues through the Old City to Gay Street and ends in Market Square. All parade participants must register ($15 pre-registration online through Feb. 26; $20 day-of registration at parade start at 9 a.m.).
The festivities in Market Square continue from noon-2 p.m. and are free and open to the public. They include pet-related vendor booths; a peanut butter-licking contest; parade prizes award ceremony; and $10 microchips and $10 rabies vaccinations.
Parking is free in the City's Market Square, State Street and Locust Street garages, and on meters, from 6 p.m. weekdays and all day on weekends - except for specific special events. Click here to view downtown parking map in PDF format. CONTACT
For more information, click here or contact the City of Knoxville Special Events office at 865-215-4248.