Dog Events in Chicago, IL

There are 12 upcoming pet friendly events in Chicago. 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 Chicago.

Pet Friendly Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade
Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade One of the largest St. Patrick's Day Parade in the country, the annual downtown St. Patrick's Day Parade celebrates the patron saint of Ireland. The parade starts at Balbo and Columbus Drive and proceeds north on Columbus to Monroe Street. See Details
Pet Friendly Northwest Side Irish Parade
Northwest Side Irish Parade The NorthWest Irish Parade is a celebration of faith, family, and heritage on the Northwest side of Chicago. The parade will start at Neola and Raven. See Details
South Side Irish Parade Bring Fido and join your friends, family and neighbors for the annual parade! The parade will step off at noon from 103rd & Western and proceed south down Western Avenue to 115th Street. See Details
Houndstooth Ball Bring Fido to One Tail at a Time's premier dog-friendly gala! Tickets include a seated vegan dinner, vegan desserts, and open bar. The VIP tickets include an extra hour of cocktails and vegan appetizers and a VIP bag full of goodies. See Details
Doggie Egg Hunt Secure your dog with a leash and join the excitement at their event, where your furry friend can hunt for eggs. Please be aware that treats will be concealed inside plastic eggs, so supervision is essential. Spots are limited, and the registration deadline is Saturday, March 9th. See Details
Doggie Egg Hunt Fido is invited to sniff out treat-filled Easter eggs and get a photo taken with the Easter Bunny! All dogs must be on a non-retractable leash and wearing a current rabies tag throught the event. There will be two egg hunts depending on the size of your dog. The small dog hunt (dogs under 35 lbs) will start at 10:30 AM and the egg hunt for large dogs (over 35 lbs) will be at 11:15 AM. See Details
5k Beer Run x Solemn Oath Brewery Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this event! Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a craft brew from Solemn Oath Brewery, a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Don't miss out! Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out inside or at an outdoor table at Solemn Oath Brewery. See Details
5k Beer Run x Temperance Beer Co. Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this event! Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a craft brew from Temperance Beer Co., a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Don't miss out! Pups must remain leashed. See Details
5k Beer Run x Midwest Coast Brewing Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this event! Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a craft brew from Midwest Coast Brewing Co., a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Don't miss out! Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out inside or at an outdoor table at Midwest Coast Brewing Co. See Details
5k Beer Run x Goose Island Beer Co. Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this event! Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a craft brew from Goose Island Beer Co., a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Don't miss out! Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out on the pet-friendly patio at Goose Island Beer Co. See Details
5k Beer Run x The Perch Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this event! Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a craft brew from The Perch Kitchen and Tap, a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Don't miss out! Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out on the pet-friendly patio at The Perch Kitchen and Tap. See Details
5k Distillery Run x Take Flight Spirits Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this event! Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive one flight of three unique spirits from Take Flight Spirits, a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Don't miss out! Pups must remain leashed. See Details
5k Beer Run x Printers Row Brewing Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this 5K event! Register online in advance and check in between 10 am to 10:45 am before the race. Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a free craft beer from Printer's Row Brewing, a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out on the pet-friendly patio at Printer's Row Brewing. See Details
5k Beer Run x Flapjack Brewery Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this 5K event! Register online in advance and check in between 9 am to 9:45 am before the race. Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a free craft beer from Flapjack Brewery, a 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 like live music, games, goodies and giveaways. Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out on the pet-friendly patio at Flapjack Brewery. See Details