Dog Events in Alexandria, VA

There are 8 upcoming pet friendly events in Alexandria. Use the links below to get details on each event, print directions, look at pictures, and even read reviews of last year’s event. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Alexandria.

Pet Friendly DC Shiba Inu Meetup
DC Shiba Inu Meetup Bring your Shiba Inu out for a day of fun! The play date will take place in the fenced Dog Park area of Cabin John Regional Park which features benches, a water fountain and natural features for Fido to enjoy. See Details
Pet Friendly Yappy Hours at Union Market
Yappy Hours at Union Market Once a month, furry friends and their owners are invited to unwind together at this tail-wagging good time. During the event, visitors can browse pet-centric vendors, pups can chow down on doggie treats, and humans can treat themselves to adult beverages. See Details
Frolick Small Puppy Playgroup Bring your puppy out for an evening of fun! There will be staff on-hand to help ensure positive play and demonstrate the low agility obstacles. Pups must have completed all vaccinations as well as be under two years old and 30 lbs or less. The playgroups will be on January 19, February 23, March 22 and May 3. See Details
All Dogs Frolick After Dark Bring your pup to have some fun indoor exercise and tire them out before the weekend. All dogs are welcome and no reservation required. A staff member will be on-hand to demonstrate the agility and exercise equipment. This event will be held on January 26, March 1, April 5 and May 10. See Details
Frolick Small Dog Playgroup Bring your small dog out for an evening of fun! There will be staff on-hand to work with your dog over the agility course as well as demonstrate the dog treadmills and balance equipment. All pups must be under 35 lbs. The playgroups will be on February 2, March 8, April 12 and May 17. See Details
Frolick Large Puppy Playgroup Bring your pup out for an evening of fun! There will be staff on-hand to work with your dog over the agility course as well as demonstrate the dog treadmills and balance equipment. All pups must be over 30 lbs. The playgroups will be on February 9, March 15 and April 19. See Details
All Dogs Frolick After Dark! Bring Fido for some fun indoor exercise with other pups. No reservations required, just drop in with your canine pal. Staff members will be on hand to show you how to use the agility and exercise equipment. See Details
Pups in the Park with the Washington Nationals Bring Fido out to the ball game! This fun event will happen throughout the season, allowing your canine friend to tag along for a baseball game. Please note, dogs are only permitted in sections 136-143. See Details
Mini Family/Pet Photo Sessions Bring Fido for a mini photo session of 25 minutes of you and your furry friend posing for photos. See Details
Del Ray Dog Fest This is a dog-friendly outdoor event that will include dog-centered activities, dog menu items, live music, vendors and food. Following the event, there will be a Yappy Hour for owners and their pets at participating restaurants. Some highlights on the schedule include a puppy yoga class, professional pet portraits and a canine fitness course. See Details
A stand-up comedy show for dogs and their humans Bring Fido out for a night filled with hilarious stand-up comedy tailored for both dogs and their favorite humans to enjoy together. Presented by Catfish Comedy. See Details
ALX Dog Walk Bring Fido for a 2-mile walk through Old Town Alexandria with other adorable dogs with people who love to care for the environment! Participants will receive a goodie bag with treats for humans pups, as well as coffee before the walk begins. After the walk you can enjoy the Dog Contest, with awards including Funniest Personality and Best Groomed, as well as live music, a silent auction, a photo booth, a dog obstacle course, and more. See Details
5k Beer Run x Board Room Bring your pup out for a fun run, cross the finish line and get cash to purchase a craft brew from The Board Room Game Bar Brewery, the choice of a collector’s pint glass or seasonal swag item from the Brewery Running Series, a chance to win sweet door prizes and access to event festivities. The race is on an open course, so make sure your pup will be safe tagging along. See Details
Seat Pleasant Day 4K Run/Walk All pace and experience levels are welcome to partake in the 4K run/walk during the annual Seat Pleasant Day. Whether you're trying to set a personal record or looking for a leisurely walk with your pup, this is a great way to support the community. Don't forget to sign your furry friend up to strut his stuff during the pet parade! See Details
Paws for Prevention Bring Fido to a fundraiser to help achieve the goal of lowering the suicide rate and providing mental health resources and advocacy. Animals play a large role in our lives. From cats to dogs and every type of pet in between, they're our joys and, sometimes, our support system. For those who struggle with mental health and suicidal ideations, pets can be that saving grace and lifeline in the dark. See Details
Braddock Bark Grab your pup and get ready to have a barking good time! This event brings the community together to celebrate our much-loved pets. The event welcomes well-behaved, leashed dogs to attend and enjoy activities such as adoption information, pet activities, vendors, food trucks and more! See Details
Doggie Social and Basic Training Bring Fido out to socialize at this fun event! Trainers will also be on site to provide basic training and general obedience tips and tricks. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Alexandria, VA, US