Dog Events in Pisgah Forest, NC

There are 7 upcoming pet friendly events within 20 miles of Pisgah Forest. 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 Pisgah Forest.

Pet Friendly Bocce Ball Tournament at Sideways Farm & Brewery
Bocce Ball Tournament at Sideways Farm & Brewery Bring your favorite partner and your pup out for some friendly competition and support a great cause! All entry monies will be donated to Blue Ridge Humane Society. Tournament explanation and rules start at 1:00 PM and there's a prize for the winning team! Game is played rain or shine. Please RSVP by the Thursday prior to event. See Details
Pet Friendly Cider, Wine & Dine Weekend
Cider, Wine & Dine Weekend This event features Henderson County wineries and cideries partnering together to create a signature event. It will be an action-packed weekend filled with artisan hard cider, award-winning wines, a variety of food, educational programs, live music, facility tours and more. Please note that most of the participating venues are dog friendly but it's best to call ahead to confirm. Many events are free. Some events require tickets or reservations, which can be made by contacting the individual venue. See Details
Hendersonville Farmers Market Bring Fido with you while you shop a variety of local vendors selling fresh produce, arts & crafts, soaps & candles, baked goods, gifts, and more. Food trucks will also be on site. 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
Jump Off Rock Half Marathon & 10k Join the scenic Jump off Rock half marathon starting at Laurel Park's highest peak, winding through neighborhoods and Lake Osceola, ending on Main Street in Hendersonville, NC. Water stations with Gatorade, water and bars are available along the route, and spectators can bring their furry friends, although dogs can't participate for safety reasons. See Details
Bark & Bolt The 5K course is a scenic, out and back route that follows the Oklawaha Greenway. There are some moderate hills but the majority of the course is flat. The 1-mile race also follows the Greenway and has one hill just before the finish. Both courses will have a single water station along the route. The Paw Pursuit 100 Meter Dash is the shortest race with a quick sprint where dogs run alongside their owners to demonstrate their speed and agility. Dogs will be divided into three weight classes: Lightweight, Middleweight, and Heavyweight. See Details
Dog Day Afternoon (Fall) Enjoy a day of fun with your pup among the beautiful scenery of Lake Julian. There will be food from Woof Street Bistro and snow cones from Sweet Squeeze. You and your dog can also enjoy a variety of contests, local vendors, live entertainment, and maybe even find a sibling at one of the one-site shelters and rescues. Ingles Ultimate Air Dogs will be there too with dock-jumping dogs. See Details
Trick or Trail 5K & Spooky Sprint You can bring Fido along to watch this Halloween-themed race, which features participants wearing creative costumes for a 5K run or 1M walk. A bustling Fall Festival will follow, with food, drinks and vendors at the Farmers’ Market. Please be mindful that due to congestion and safety concerns, dogs cannot participate in the race itself. See Details
Pisgah Forest, NC, US