Dog Events in Arden, NC

There are 12 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Arden. 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 Arden.

Pet Friendly Furry First Fridays at Wagbar
Furry First Fridays at Wagbar Event will not be held in July. Wagbar has partnered with Mountain Pet Rescue Asheville to help find homes for some of the WNC area's best doggos! Every first Friday each month, you are welcome to come meet the adoptables. Wagbar is a hangout for dogs and beer drinkers with an off-leash dog park with a modern walk up bar. Humans must be 21 or older to enter. Dog owners must sign up for a membership and bring vet papers. See Details
Pet Friendly Woof Wednesday at Whistle Hop Brewing Company
Woof Wednesday at Whistle Hop Brewing Company The luckiest of pups get to go on the caboose- especially on Wednesdays! Go to Whistle Stop Brewing Company every Wednesday evening. Asheville’s first food truck for dogs, Mel-Mel's MAMA FOOD, will be onsite. Mel-Mel’s delicious doggy dinners are made from the freshest meats, oats, and veggies which your pup will love. Food Stop Food Truck will be cooking up dinner for humans too. See Details
Wagbar Sunday Market BringFido to the monthly Sunday Market! Held the first Sunday of each month (except July's will be July 11th), you will find a variety of vendors onsite for your shopping pleasure. Wagbar is a hangout for dogs and beer drinkers with an off-leash dog park with a modern walk up bar. Humans must be 21 or older to enter. Dog owners must sign up for a membership and bring vet papers. See Details
Flat Rock Farmers Market Leashed dogs are welcome to shop with you each Thursday at the Flat Rock Farmers Market. Enjoy local farm grown produce, seafood from the low country, jams and jellies, pickled foods, bakery items, handcrafted products and so much more! See Details
LoveHendo Saturdays Shop Local Saturdays to provide open-air activity on Main Street the second Saturday of each month. Main Street will be closed to vehicles all day from 2nd Avenue to 6th Avenue. The cross streets will remain open to traverse to the unique avenue businesses and the abundant downtown parking available just a short walk from Main Street. The spaces on Main immediately in front of the Historic Henderson County Courthouse are reserved for handicap parking. In the spirit of #SafeHendo, all businesses and customers are encouraged to follow the 3 W’s – Wear a face covering, Wash your hands and Wait 6 feet apart. See Details
Hendersonville Farmers Market BringFido to the market every Saturday through October. With fresh produce, meats, baked goods, crafts, live entertainment, food trucks, and more, it'll be a weekly outing with something for everybody! Parking is available at the market on Maple Street off of Fifth Avenue in addition to parking on surrounding streets. Please be mindful of Fido's paws - the pavement will get HOT in summer months. See Details
Cider Cinema at Bold Rock Hard Cider BringFido - on a leash - to Cider Cinema at Bold Rock Hard Cider in Mills River, NC. This unique cinematic experience features Bold Rock Hard Cider, Bold Bites Food Truck, and a movie screening on their jumbo screen! See Details
Historic 7th Avenue District Pup Crawl BringFido to the annual, Historic 7th Avenue District Pup Crawl in Hendersonville, NC, benefiting Blue Ridge Humane Society and hosted by Guidon Brewing Co., The Brandy Bar, Southern Appalachian Brewery, and Triskelion Brewing Company. Each stop will feature a pet giveaway or treat as well as an interactive activity hosted by a local pet-centric business such as paw print painting, paw reading, an agility course, photo booth and more! Please note that some activities are donation based. Each venue is dog friendly both indoors and outside. You can purchase your Pupport at the entrance to any participating venue on the day of the event, while supplies last. Pupports include access to dog activities, one swag bag, and treats at each stop. And, once you have collected all of your Pupport stamps, you will be entered into a Grand Prize Drawing including tons of gifts for you and your pup. See Details
West Asheville Family Vet's Grand Opening Celebration BringFido to this grand opening event to meet the WAFV team and tour the facility! The event will feature raffles for dogs, cats and humans, complimentary food, beer and wine, and live music from Jane Kramer (2:30pm). See Details
Aloft Annual Howl-O-Ween Dog Dog Party This annual Halloween dog party benefits Charlie's Angels Animal Rescue. The event will begin with a BYOD (Bring Your Own Dog) yoga class by Down Dog AVL from 2-3pm. There will also be complimentary doggie portraits for all attendees! ⁣⁣Enter your pup in the costume contest with prizes including a Serta dog bed, treats from Woof Gang Bakery, a doggie photoshoot by pet photographer April Grantham, a dog postcard variety pack by Two Peas Postcards, and dog toys and leashes from Tito's. There will also be raffle to take home the ultimate goodie basket filled with dog items. Judges will be choosing a first, second, and third place winner. See Details
Tails in Town Tails in Town is the ultimate day for dog lovers in downtown Hendersonville. The event features over 50 pet friendly vendors, pet rescues with animals available for adoption, a pet boutique, live music, a fashion show presented by Barkers Anonymous, fun activities, and a pet food drive to benefit Blue Ridge Humane Society for a chance to win gift certificates for WAG! Unique. See Details
City of Hendersonville Turkey Trot 5K BringFido to this annual event hosted by the City of Hendersonville’s Wellness Committee! Three prizes will be given prior to the start of the 5k for those pre-registered: oldest participant, farthest traveled, and the family with the most participants. The event will take place rain or shine, sleet, or snow! Registration includes a long-sleeve t-shirt. See Details