Dog Events in Columbus, NC

There are 14 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Columbus. 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 Columbus.

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
Pet Friendly Flat Rock Farmers Market
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
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
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
Saturday Night Lights at TIEC Saturday Night Lights is a signature Tryon Resort event series featuring food, fun, live music, and more select Saturdays May through October. Bring the whole family: admission, parking and carousel rides are all FREE! . Activities begin at 6 PM, with competition to follow at 8 PM. General admission and parking are FREE! Leashed dogs are welcome. See Details
Albino Skunk Music Festival ***All events tentative, depending on COVID-19 situation. Please click 'Visit Website' for latest event information.*** BringFido to this three-day music festival! Camping is encouraged and there will be food, drink, and hydration stations. Rules for bringing Fido along: • You must clean up after your pet • Your pet has to be friendly to other dogs and humans • Your pet should not whine, yelp, bark, etc. (this applies to children, too!) • Your pet must remain on a leash at all times! See Details
Barktoberfest Weekend at 4 Paws Kingdom BringFido camping on this special Barktoberfest weekend! See more lodging information and book your weekend HERE. *Must be a camping guest of the resort to participate.* Weekend activities include: A Meet and Greet at Community Firepit on Friday, Leash Training at the Fun Agility Park (extra fee), Lure Coursing, German-inspired dinner delivered to your site, live music Saturday night, and more fun. Book your weekend today! See Details
The Meltdown Vintage Motorcycle Show The Meltdown Vintage Motorcycle Show in Hendersonville, NC, is a ride-in bike show for pre-1985 motorcycles and all customs, cafe racers, bobbers and retro style bikes. Dogs on leashes are welcome. The largest selection of vintage motorcycles in the Blue Ridge mountains. Bikes, bands, vendors, beer, food, trophies and a swap meet area. See Details
Leaf Peeper Weekend at 4 Paws Kingdom BringFido camping on this special weekend! See more lodging information and book your weekend HERE. *Must be a camping guest of the resort to participate.* Weekend activities will include a Meet and Greet at Community Firepit, leash training (extra fee), lure coursing, pizza delivery Saturday night, live music, and more1 See Details
Lake Lure Arts and Crafts Festival BringFido - on leash - and enjoy 90+ wonderful crafters and artisans selling unique gifts and handmade works of art. There will also be live music and performances throughout the event, food, family-fun and you can also enjoy stunning views of beautiful Lake Lure. See Details
Historic 7th Avenue District Pup Crawl BringFido to 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
Barkoween Weekend at 4 Paws Kingdom BringFido camping on this special Halloween weekend! See more lodging information and book your weekend HERE. *Must be a camping guest of the resort to participate.* Weekend activities will include a Meet and Greet at Community Firepit, Leash Training (extra fee), lure coursing, Costume Contest, Site Decorating Contest, and Bark or Treating! See Details
Tails in Town BringFido to the ultimate day for dog lovers of all ages! Activities for the day will include: Pints for Pups Rescue Fundraiser – sponsored by Southern Appalachian Brewery; 40 pet friendly vendors; pet costume pageant; Ask a Professional talk sessions; food trucks; and more! See Details
Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend at 4 Paws Kingdom BringFido camping on this special weekend! See more lodging information and book your weekend HERE. *Must be a camping guest of the resort to participate.* Weekend activities will include a Meet and Greet at Community Fire Pit, Dog Training with Beverly Skilling (extra fee), dog games, lure coursing, Annual 4PK Turkey Trot Trail Run, pizza and brunch delivery to your site certain days, and more! See Details