Dog Events in Gurnee, IL

There are 8 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Gurnee. 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 Gurnee.

Pet Friendly Hound Egg Hunt
Hound Egg Hunt Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you hop on over for a good old-fashioned egg hunt for your pup. Dogs will hunt for eggs filled with treats and have the chance to take their picture with the bunny. Please note no retractable leashes are permitted at the event. See Details
Pet Friendly Wildwood Park District's Dog Egg Hunt
Wildwood Park District's Dog Egg Hunt Fido is invited to a "paw"some Easter egg hunt which is exclusively for dogs! Special 'hunt areas' will be allocated according to Fido's size and each pet is welcome to collect up to 5 treat-filled eggs! Dogs must be leashed and with their owner at all times. Please bring a basket or bag to collect every egg your pup sniffs out. No pre-registration required. See Details
Meraki Trail Adventure Bring your pup with you to run or walk this 3.65-mile loop! You can complete up to five loops. Enjoy seeing and hearing the wildlife as you conquer the mostly double-wide, grass and dirt trails. Bib pickup begins at 9:15 am on the day of the race. See Details
Canine Carnival Enjoy a fun-filled extravaganza crafted especially for your beloved canine companions! Immerse yourself in a world of excitement as you and your leashed furry friend embark on a memorable journey through thrilling activities, games, and a bustling vendor area. See Details
Wolf Pack Trail Run & Relay Bring Fido with you to enjoy all the sights and sounds of the fall season at this event! You can choose from distances ranging from 4.5 miles to 50 miles. The trail will take you through prairie and woodland, past wetlands, and around Wolf Lake. Bib pickup begins at 7:30 am on the day of the race. See Details
Howl-O-Ween Dress up your four-legged companion in their most adorable and creative costumes for a chance to enroll them in one of their contests. Whether your furry friend is a fashionista, a superhero or a classic character, this event is the perfect opportunity to showcase their unique style. Raffles and vendors are also on site. See Details
Trail Dog Distance Classic Trail Dog Distance Classic is the perfect way to enjoy all the sights and sounds of the fall season with your pooch! Runners can select a short or long distance race to suit their ability and fitness level. Your four-legged running buddy is sure to love a race through this beautiful 4,000-acre park. Bib pickup begins at 8:20 am on the day of the race and the race will begin at 9:20 am. See Details
Santa Paws Get ready to capture paw-some memories this holiday season! Bring your furry friend and watch him strike adorable poses with Santa. This heartwarming event is the perfect opportunity to create lasting memories and share the holiday spirit with your four-legged family members. See Details