Dog Events in Atlanta, GA

There are 4 upcoming pet friendly events in Atlanta, and 8 more nearby. 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 Atlanta.

Pet Friendly Rescue Dog Games: Atlanta’s Dog Festival & Howl-O-Ween Party
Rescue Dog Games: Atlanta’s Dog Festival & Howl-O-Ween Party Bring Fido to Atlanta’s Dog Festival & Howl-O-Ween Party. There will be Interactive games for dogs and humans, dog-centered play areas, pet rescues, music, festivities, beer garden, a dog Howl-O-Ween costume contest, frisbee disc dog competition, lure chase, interactive art project, photo booth and more.

Atlanta's Dog Howl-O-Ween Festival. Celebrate Halloween with your dog. Interactive games for you and your dog, music, food, festivities, vendors, dog costume contest, pet rescues--adopt your next best friend, lure chase... ALL DOGS & THEIR HUMANS WELCOME
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Pet Friendly International Doodle Dog Day at Halcyon Forsyth
International Doodle Dog Day at Halcyon Forsyth Halcyon invites doodles, other furry friends and their humans to Halcyon for an afternoon of dog-loving fun! Check in at the Halcyon tent in the Village Green to pick up your free dog swag and a schedule of events including: Pooch Parade with prizes, a training demo by Elite Dog Training, free dog caricatures, shopping from local pet-focused vendors, a walk on the Big Creek Greenway, and adoptable pups from FurKids Animal Rescue and Shelter. You can also enjoy all of the dog-friendly restaurant patios while there. See Details
PAWty in the Park Bring Fido along to this once-a-month mini-festival to celebrate all things dog! Your RSVP will get you two free drink tickets. This event will host pop-up food vendors, drinks, games and baked goods for sale. See Details
Splish Splash Doggie Bash It's a puppy pool party! Bring Fido out for a swim with his fellow fury friends. This event will be divided into sessions over the three days, so be sure to get tickets for the session that works best for you in advance. Please see their website for entry times and rules. See Details
Blessing of Animals Grace Church’s annual Blessing of Animals service provides not only an opportunity for pets to be blessed, but also to give thanks for the many blessings received through pets and other animals. Gather for the blessing in the parking lot at the corner of Brenau and Boulevard. Pets/domestic animals of all shapes and sizes are welcome with their owners of all faiths to participate in the service; however, appropriate restraint should be provided for all animals. Owners will be responsible for pet waste. Dress is casual. See Details
Dahlonega's Old-Fashioned Christmas Christmas in Dahlonega is a month-long, family- and dog-friendly celebration. Bring Fido along to stroll the city streets beneath twinkling Christmas lights, through the Festival of Trees. You'll hear holiday music and might even spot Kris Kringle. Leashed pups are welcome throughout downtown and in some of the participating stores and on select restaurant patios. See Details
Dog Days at the Gardens Do you ever visit the botanical gardens and wish you could bring your furry best friend with you? Now you can! Bring Fido for the ultimate experience for just an additional $3 per visit. Dog Memberships are also available for $20 with a souvenir. See Details
Barks and Bites: Doggie Food Crawl on the BeltLine Attention dog lovers! Get ready for the ultimate restaurant crawl explicitly designed for your furry friends. Your pup will enjoy unique dishes made just for them at top dog-friendly restaurants like Brewdog, Envegan and Butter & Cream. Indulge in small bites and craft beer while your dog gets treated like royalty. Plus, take home giveaways from some of your favorite dog businesses! The event will occur on June 18, July 16, August 20, September 17, October 22 and November 19. See Details
Fido Fest 5K and Fun Run Start off your day with a one-mile fun run with Fido through Ashley Park followed by live entertainment, pet vendors, a doggo splash zone and lots of family-friendly activities. Hearts ‘n Homes will also have dogs on site that are in need of furever homes. See Details
Dahlonega Christmas Parade Enjoy the annual holiday parade through the streets the Historic District with Fido! Get there early as traffic delays are expected. Road closures will begin 1/2 hour before the parade starts. If severe weather is a possibility, start time updates will be posted on their official website. See Details
4K for 4 Paws Put your running shoes on and grab Fido's leash to head over to this event! Furry friends may join you in jogging or walking this race around Bill Wood Park. Registered participants will receive a t-shirt and a goody bag for their pup with a toy, treat and more inside. See Details
Pooch Picnic Pups of all shapes and sizes may join their owners outside at the vineyard for an afternoon of fun. Fido can enjoy a free pup cup while socializing with his pet companions. Note that dogs are prohibited from entering the tasting room. See Details