Dog owners and their well-behaved dogs, and family and friends, can attend the Woofaroo, a 1-mile walk and festival benefiting Can Do Canines 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at the organization’s facility, 9440 Science Center Dr., New Hope.
This outdoor family-fun event includes a fundraising walk, dog-centric vendors, a food truck, dog costume contest, music and more activities. All ages are welcome. The walk begins at 11 a.m. and the event will go on rain or shine.
Pre-registration is available from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15.
The event will include assistance dog demonstrations, dog-centric exhibitor booths, tours of the facility, a marketplace to purchase merchandise and free food for those who raise $25 or more.
For extra fun, dogs can compete in the doggie costume contest, on stage in the afternoon. Costumes can be creative, humorous or just plain cute. Winning dogs will receive some great prizes. Dogs can wear the costume during the walk or just get dressed for the contest.