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National Dog Day! Costume contest, yappy hour, giveaways & more!

August 26 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

Grab your furry friends & join us at The Big Chill as we celebrate National Dog Day!

Yappy Hour with $10 Tito’s drink specials 4-7pm

Tito’s Vodka Pup Gear Giveaways

FREE Pup Cups all day from Mr. Freeze Ice cream

Huck & Harlowe pet retail Pop-UP

Dog Costume Contest w/ prizes on stage at 5pm

*Limited space available, click link below for full contest details & to sign your pup up!!



  • Entries must check in with event coordinators at the stage between 4:15 and 4:45pm. Contest will begin promptly at 5pm.
  • Participants entry number (provided at check in for handlers to display) must be visible to judges
  • Winners will be announced as soon as the contest is complete (1st & 2nd place for overall best costume)
  • Entrants will be judged on costume design, creativity, humor, originality, behavior & charisma
  • The judges decisions are final

Contest Rules:

  1. Only dogs allowed in the contest, please do not bring other animals
  2. Dogs must be at least 6 months old
  3. Costumes must be safe & comfortable
  4. Dogs must wear ID tags at all times
  5. Dogs must be on a leash (max 6 ft, lock retractable leashes at 6ft)
  6. Dogs must be under your control at all times
  7. Owners/handlers are responsible for the actions of their pet
  8. Dogs must be clean & in good health, up to date on all shots including rabies vaccinations
  9. No dogs in heat
  10. Event coordinators reserve the right to refuse entry or excuse aggressive dogs from the event area
  11. Dogs must be sociable with other pets, adults & children
  12. Dogs must be well adjusted to crowds & noisy environments
  13. Be prepared to clean up after your pet


August 26
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
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