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Fido Fest

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us for the 5th annual Fido Fest on Saturday, May 1 from noon to 3 PM.

Visit local friends and retailers to create an afternoon that celebrates our four-legged friends and benefits Charleston Animal Society! This free event will take place at The Oaks, across from Barnes & Noble.

All animal lovers and Fidos are welcome.

Fido Fest will be emceed by Brian Cleary of 92.5 Kickin’ Country with a Fido Marketplace, tons of Fun (and FUNdraising), Live Music, Drinks & Nibbles, Activities + Games and more!

Enjoy live performances by Fowl Play Band. Based in Charleston, Fowl Play Band has been entertaining crowds since 1995. For Fido Fest, the trio will play a wide variety of cover tunes including classic & contemporary rock, Carolina Beach music, Parrot-Head, Funk and R&B.

Mini training sessions with The Doggy Lama Academy.

For just a $5 donation for Charleston Animal Society, AR Workshop will have a limited supply of wood coasters for you to paint a dog or paw stencil on. One coaster per person, while supplies last!  A variety of colors & designs to choose from.  We will also be selling some adorable signs and offering coupons to our summer camps & workshops!  Come get crafty for a cause with AR! For more info on AR Workshop visit https://www.arworkshop.com/mtpleasant/

Also for a $5 donation to Charleston Animal Society, enter your fur-baby into one of our fun contests: Dog & Owner Look-A-Like; Waggiest Tail; Peanut Butter Eating; Ugliest Dog; and Cutest Dog.

The first 150 Fidos to stop by the MPTC registration table will receive a special gift! Plus fun caricatures with Dawn and cute balloon animals with Carol.

Grab a drink or bite to eat from Burtons Grill, New Dog Hot Dogs, Holy City Homemade Italian Ice, Holy City Popcorn and cookie.dough.love.

Browse the Fido Marketplace with exhibitors to include Charleston Animal Society, Hairy Winston Pet Boutique, The Doggy Lama Academy, Park West Vet and Stay at Park West Vet, Beau & Ro, Pleasant Pet Services, Local Dog, Jeanne Taylor Photography, Meow, Bark and Board, K9 Resorts Luxury Pet Hotel, Guild Mortgage, Mount Pleasant Family Martial Arts, LensCrafters, Pleasant Eye Care, Jon Smith Subs and more!