Dog Events in Berkeley, CA

There are 4 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Berkeley. 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 Berkeley.

Pet Friendly Blessing of the Animals
Blessing of the Animals The annual Blessing of the Animals will be held on the church's front lawn. Bring your animal companions, either on leash or in a carrier, so they can receive a blessing from church pastors. There will also be a parade of dogs, with ribbons to be awarded to special pups. Local animal non-profit organizations will be also be attending. There will also be live music and treats for pets. If your pet may not enjoy attending, you are welcome to bring a photo of them so they can still receive a blessing. See Details
Pet Friendly Benicia Dog Festival
Benicia Dog Festival Leashed dogs are invited to this fun "day for the dogs"! This event will feature a 'my dog and me' obstacle course, a canine costume contest, adoptable pets, pet-related vendor booths, food trucks, music and much more. Participants can sign up online to reserve a space for the popular obstacle course and costume contest. See Details
DogFest Bay Area Gather your friends, family and dog to join the fun in celebrating the human-canine bond. Everyone is invited for a day of fun and festivities. Activities include inspiring speakers, dog demonstrations and the annual costume contest! See Details
Barktoberfest Bring Fido to PIDO's outrageous, annual dog costume contest and parade, with prizes for best small, medium, and large dog costume, best homemade costume, best pack, best dog-and-owner combo, and more! The short parade goes along the shoreline and circles back to where the judges will make the hard decisions. See Details