Dog Events in New York State

When you want to really spoil your dog, or just meet other dog owners in New York who are as crazy about their pets as you, there’s no better place to bring Fido than a dog event. Attend any of the dog shows, agility competitions, costume parades, festivals or fundraisers in New York on our Dog Events Calendar and you’ll meet hundreds, maybe even thousands, of dog lovers. And since 70% of the events listed benefit humane societies, attending one is a great way to help homeless pets too.

Pet Friendly Puppy Brunch
Sep 24, 2023 – Sep 22, 2024

Puppy Brunch

Puppy Brunch Dogs are welcome on Sundays for Puppy Brunch on the rooftop at HOWM Cocina & Cocktails at the Selina Chelsea Hotel! The prix fixe menu includes a 3-course meal for humans and a 2-course menu for pups including chicken meatballs and a frosty peanut butter-banana treat. See Details
Pet Friendly Winter Dog Days at Governors Island
Winter Dog Days at Governors Island Governors Island is offering a crowd-free area for leashed dogs and their humans to see New York Harbor dur­ing the win­ter sea­son at the Winter Dog Days. This sea­son­al program allows dogs, along with their human coun­ter­parts, to enjoy the Island’s incred­i­ble 172-acres, com­plete with car-free path­ways, open fields and incred­i­ble views. There is also a fenced-in dog park locat­ed behind Liggett Ter­race for four-legged visitors to enjoy. For Winter Dog Days rules and additional information, click on the Visit Website link. See Details
Dec 23, 2023 – Dec 28, 2024

Yappy Hour

Yappy Hour Bring Fido with you for this pup-focused happy hour event! Choose from a variety of drinks to enjoy while you mingle with other dogs and dog owners in the area. You can also order a bite to eat to snack on while you hang out on the pet-friendly outdoor patio. See Details
Tiny Tuesdays Is your dog under 25lbs? Are you looking for a group that they can play in? Join Tuesdays now to connect with fellow pet parents, let your pup socialize and make new friends. Proof of current Rabies, DHPP and Bordetella are required. See Details
Bark at the Park with the New York Mets Bring your canine companion to the ballgame and sit in the designated Coca-Cola Corner seats. A portion of the dog ticket and of the human ticket will benefit North Shore Animal League America. Dogs will only be allowed in the Coca-Cola Corner at Citi Field. Each dog and each human must have their own Coca-Cola Corner ticket for entry. Arrive early to the Bullpen Gate with your game tickets to participate in the Dog Parade (weather permitting). This gate opens two hours before game time. Dogs not participating in the parade, must also enter via the Bullpen Gate. Dog-friendly games are scheduled for April 4th, May 13th, and September 17th. Dates are subject to change so be sure to check the official website. See Details
Group Dog Walk Leash up your furry friend and join fellow pet owners on your stroll. Enjoy extra excitement with pop-up shops and the chance to meet adoptable dogs. The Etlon Dog Training Academy will be present to provide guidance and support for any walking challenges. Ensure your pup is on a non-retractable leash, 6 feet or shorter, and don't forget to bring plenty of waste bags! See Details
Paws for Happy Hour Bring Fido for a day out of off-leash play while you meet other pet parents. Enjoy food and beverages, and browse through pet-centric vendors on site. Feel free to dress your dog in costumes; a photographer will capture the fun moments. Exclusive gifts await those who sign up for the four-legged friend membership in advance. See Details
Furry Friday: Spring in Your Step Celebrate spring at the museum while you mingle with other dog owners, test your dog's agility, and learn how to make healthy, homemade dog treats! Don't miss the opportunity to explore the AKC Museum of the Dog with your furry companions, but be sure to secure your tickets early as these popular events often sell out in advance. See Details
Nassau County SPCA Animal Abuse Awareness Parade & Adoption Event All animal lovers are invited (with or without their pet), to march in this parade down Main Street to show their support for animals. Registered participants will receive a shirt and a “sWag Bag” full of products for their fur - baby. The march will conclude with an adoption event, raffles, games and giveaways. See Details
Glens Falls Pet Fest Bring Fido to this event that's packed with fun activities! Enjoy the Dogs Got Talent Contest, Lure Course, and a Fashion Show featuring adoptable dogs. Additionally, explore vendor booths offering grooming services, boarding, veterinary care, and more, alongside educational materials and non-profit organizations. See Details
Puppy Prom Bring Fido out to celebrate 10 years of Puppy Prom! There will be canine contests for best prom eleganza and best prom theme attire. Prom king and queen will be crowned. You can also enjoy raffles, giveaways and photo ops. See Details
Bark Brew & Tattoo Bring Fido to this annual fundraising event, featuring live tattooing, craft breweries, vendors, entertainment, and local food, supporting rescue shelters. As a 501c.3 non-profit, they aim to combat stereotypes around Bully breed dogs, educate on responsible ownership, and oppose breed-specific legislation, while providing an enjoyable experience. Proceeds support regional no-kill shelters caring for Bully breeds. See Details
Annual Village of West Haverstraw Day Celebrate the end of summer at this food truck party featuring delicious cuisine, music, craft vendors and more. Don't forget to bring your lawn chairs and blankets for seating. See Details
Canine Camp Getaway Fall Camp Experience a vibrant dog vacation in the scenic Catskill Mountains! Enjoy activities like agility, hiking and pet-friendly pool fun. This rustic dog camp offers diverse options, from lure coursing to canine CPR classes. Your pup can explore various sports, or you can unwind with movies, comedy shows, and dances. All dogs, regardless of size or experience, are welcome as long as they're social. No formal training is required. See Details
Halloween Pet Photos Event Bring your furry friends in their most adorable or haunting costumes for a howling good time. Capture the essence of Halloween with their festive backdrop and props. See Details
Santa Pet Photos Event Get ready to capture paw-some memories this holiday season! Bring your furry friend to strike adorable poses with Santa. This heartwarming event is perfect for creating lasting memories and sharing the holiday spirit with your four-legged family members. See Details
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