9:30 am-11:30 am (Registration opens at 8:30 am)
Entry Fee : $20 for adults, $12 for kids (Age 12 and under)
Register Online : https://www.dystonia-foundation.org/events/event_detail/19552
Thomas Park, Begley Pavlion #2
343 Marion Blvd
Marion, Iowa, 52302Get Directions
We are looking forward to a fun day filled with dog-friendly activities including a walk, costume contests, demonstrations, and raffles.
Join dog lovers from around the area to celebrate the important role dogs play in our lives while raising funds for dystonia research. Dystonia is a movement disorder that affects several hundred thousand adults and children in the U.S. alone. This event is for anyone who loves dogs, loves to walk or wants to help find a cure.
Demonstrations: Iowa’s Task Force One Search & Rescue Team, Marion Police Department Canine Unit with Linn County Sheriff’s Department Canine Department, Agility and depending upon weather, we might be having Flyball Demonstration–weather permitting. A dog trainer at Cedar Run Boarding is having Dance & Trick Demonstration, Therapy Dog Demonstration, Service Dog Demonstration
Dog Costume Contests: Scariest/Halloween, Most Creative, Best Combination, Best Child/Dog Costume, Best Overall Costume
Fun & Games: Raffle/Silent Auction & Dog Photos
Additional cool stuff: Event Photographer and a Pet Photographer taking pictures, Cedar Valley Humane Society and a pet groomer will be offering nail trim services
Registration fee includes commemorative T-shirt, goodie bags filled with gifts from event sponsors and entry into pet costume contest.
***Dogs MUST HAVE proof of rabies and must be on a leash at the event.***