Don't miss this hilariously, fun event as our four-pawed friends promenade through Sarasota's Farmers Market, Saturday, Oct. 28th from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Enjoy spooky sweets, fun activities and Halloween-themed booths alongside with the cutest, scariest and most creative pet attire.
Join the fun and show off your pet's spooky, quirky, or comical side for a chance to WIN cash prizes. It's going to be a beautiful day to enjoy with your paw pals.
Judges for this family-friendly event include Former Mayor Suzanne Atwell, Commissioner Hagen Brody, James (Sully) Sullivan, owner of Patrick's 1481 and our very own social media marketer Laura Kresl, owner of PRO IT OUT Agency. Parade announcing this year's event will be fabulously funny Tyler Butler from Out & About Sarasota. Ron Soto, President of the SDMA and Chairman of the DID, will be your host.
The Parade will begin at the Lemon Avenue and First Street Fountain (across from SurLa Table) and ends at Paul Thorpe Park where judging for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place cash prizes will be awarded. Prizes for Best Human and Dog costume and Best Group will also be awarded!
Pre-registrater online at www.VisitDowntownSarasota.com or register the morning of the Parade from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Line up and Parade will begin promptly at 10:00 a.m.
Join us for a fun morning at the Market enjoying refreshments from a fabulous selection of food vendors, participate in Market games, listen to great music and have a chance to win cash prizes and raffle items!