Dog Events in Fairfax, VA

There are 17 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Fairfax. 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 Fairfax.

Pet Friendly DC Shiba Inu Meetup
DC Shiba Inu Meetup Bring your Shiba Inu out for a day of fun! The play date will take place in the fenced Dog Park area of Cabin John Regional Park which features benches, a water fountain and natural features for Fido to enjoy. See Details
Pet Friendly Yappy Hours at Union Market
Yappy Hours at Union Market Once a month, furry friends and their owners are invited to unwind together at this tail-wagging good time. During the event, visitors can browse pet-centric vendors, pups can chow down on doggie treats, and humans can treat themselves to adult beverages. See Details
All Dogs Frolick After Dark Bring your pup to have some fun indoor exercise and tire them out before the weekend. All dogs are welcome and no reservation required. A staff member will be on-hand to demonstrate the agility and exercise equipment. This event will be held on January 26, March 1, April 5 and May 10. See Details
All Dogs Frolick After Dark! Bring Fido for some fun indoor exercise with other pups. No reservations required, just drop in with your canine pal. Staff members will be on hand to show you how to use the agility and exercise equipment. See Details
Pups in the Park with the Washington Nationals Bring Fido out to the ball game! This fun event will happen throughout the season, allowing your canine friend to tag along for a baseball game. Please note, dogs are only permitted in sections 136-143. See Details
Mini Family/Pet Photo Sessions Bring Fido for a mini photo session of 25 minutes of you and your furry friend posing for photos. See Details
5k Beer Run x Sinistral Brewing Co Run, jog or just take a stroll with your canine friend at this 5K event! Register online in advance and check in before the race. Once you cross the finish line, you'll receive a free craft beer from Sinistral 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. Pups must remain leashed. After the race you and your pup can hang out on the pet-friendly patio at Sinistral Brewing Co. See Details
Anything's PAWSible Festival and 5K Fun Run You and your pup are welcome to register for this non-competitive 5K run with a route that leads you through the quaint historic district. A festival will follow that will feature food trucks, vendors, live music and fun activities for all ages! See Details
ALX Dog Walk Bring Fido for a 2-mile walk through Old Town Alexandria with other adorable dogs with people who love to care for the environment! Participants will receive a goodie bag with treats for humans pups, as well as coffee before the walk begins. After the walk you can enjoy the Dog Contest, with awards including Funniest Personality and Best Groomed, as well as live music, a silent auction, a photo booth, a dog obstacle course, and more. See Details
5k Beer Run x Board Room Bring your pup out for a fun run, cross the finish line and get cash to purchase a craft brew from The Board Room Game Bar Brewery, the 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. The race is on an open course, so make sure your pup will be safe tagging along. See Details
Pet Festival at Village at Leesburg Bring Fido out for a day of fun in the Village! There will be live music, pet exhibitors, rescue organizations, a lure course, a doggy ball pit, a caricaturist, vendor market, and more. Your pup can also enter into The Leesburg’s Got Talent Pet Addition, which features three levels of tricks & talents, and even a round of musical sits. The first 250 guests to stop by the Village at Leesburg tent will receive a free branded pet item. See Details
Paws for Prevention Bring Fido to a fundraiser to help achieve the goal of lowering the suicide rate and providing mental health resources and advocacy. Animals play a large role in our lives. From cats to dogs and every type of pet in between, they're our joys and, sometimes, our support system. For those who struggle with mental health and suicidal ideations, pets can be that saving grace and lifeline in the dark. See Details
Doggie Social and Basic Training Bring Fido out to socialize at this fun event! Trainers will also be on site to provide basic training and general obedience tips and tricks. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Braddock Bark Grab your pup and get ready to have a barking good time! This event brings the community together to celebrate our much-loved pets. The event welcomes well-behaved, leashed dogs to attend and enjoy activities such as adoption information, pet activities, vendors, food trucks and more! See Details
Paws in the Park Dog Walk & Festival Dogs and their owners love this annual event which offers entertainment, food, competitions and games for both. From K-9 agility competitions to family fun zones, there's something for everyone, including a highlighted dog walk. See Details
Fairfax, VA, US