Dog Events in Chicago, IL

There are 3 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 St PIEtricks Day Dog & Human Pi(e) Eating Contest
St PIEtricks Day Dog & Human Pi(e) Eating Contest Real Dog Moms of Chicago are teaming up with Rescueber for this annual event. Your dog will have a Happy Dog Barkery pie crust (by size) and homemade whipped cream to eat as fast and in style as they can! Ticket sales end 3/10/21. 1) Pick up your pie and fixings: Canine Crews River West (837 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642) on March 11th or 12th between 4-6 PM Oak Park (27 N Harlem Oak Park, IL 60302) on March 12th, 13th, or 14th from 11 AM-6 PM 2) Construct your pie and dress your dog in their best St Patrick’s Day outfits. 3) Film your pup eating their pie and post to Instagram or Facebook tagging @rescueber no later than 3/14/21 at 9 PM. 4) Real Dog Moms of Chicago will pick top 3 winners based on speed and style. ​Winners will be announced 3/15/21. Prizes include: Canine Crews Prize Pack, A Kiss the Cook/Dog Prize Pack, and Cubbie Cuddle Basket! See Details
Pet Friendly PetCon Chicago
PetCon Chicago Insightful panels, fun activations and can't miss meet and greets with your favorite celebrity pets. Plus, Fido is invited to join you! Discover new brands and shop the highly curated selection of innovative and favorite products. Cuddle with cute adoptable pets in the dog adoption garden. Click Visit Website to register or see more information HERE. See Details
Cruise with Roo BringFido on this annual boat cruise with AMAZING views of the city via the lake and the river! Just three blocks North of Millennium Park, the tour departs from the Southeast corner of the Michigan Avenue Bridge. Look for the blue awning at the top of the stairway. FREE ROO swag item and dog treats will be provided. Get your tickets early; this event always sells out! See Details
Oak Lawn Park District's Dog'Gone Easter Egg Hunt Pre-registration is required by Friday, April 2nd. Enjoy doggie contests (including a best costume contest), prizes, and much more! There is a leash requirement for this event. Donations of dog toys, food, and treats will be collected for local animal shelters. See Details