Dog Events in Virginia

When you want to really spoil your dog, or just meet other dog owners in Virginia 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 Virginia 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 Yappy Hour Pooch Patio Party at PLT in WBV
Yappy Hour Pooch Patio Party at PLT in WBV Park Lane Tavern has partnered up with The Woofy Wellness Ranch, The Woofy Bus, Intermission Beer Co., and Tito's Vodka to bring you and your fur-babies a weekly Pooch Patio Party! Every Thursday will feature a doggy inspired Tito's Cocktails and a very special beer, brewed specifically for the tavern, by Intermission Beer Co. There will be a special doggy menu for your pooches, giveaways and other surprises. Each week, a portion of the sales will be donated to an animal charity. See Details
Pet Friendly Uncorked Music at Rockbridge Vineyard
Uncorked Music at Rockbridge Vineyard Each Sunday, enjoy music with Fido and wine while having your own private table. Reservations recommended for indoor seating on weekends, if no reservation it will be first come, first served. Reservations needed only for outdoor tables; you may bring your own chairs. Masks are required inside except at your table. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
Bonfire Fridays at Beliveau Farm BringFido to warm up by the bonfire burning in the Beer Garden,. Enjoy some crisp fresh air by the warmth of the fire. Regular wine and beer sales will be available and the kitchen will be open until 6:30 PM. See Details
Starlite Flea Market The Starlite Flea Market is open every other Saturday through the 2021 season. Snack bar available with hot dogs, breakfast options, coffee and snacks. Market is weather permitting. The Starlite Flea Market is open every other Saturday: APR 17; MAY 1, 15, 29; JUN 12, 26; JUL 10, 24; AUG 7, 21; SEP 4, 18; OCT 2, 16, 30. All markets are weather permitting. See Details
Care-A-Lot 33rd Anniversary Weekend BringFido to help celebrate Care-A-Lot Pet Supply's 33 years of supplying quality pet products and services to the Hampton Roads community! Visit any of their stores from April 23rd through 25th and take advantage of anniversary sales, daily raffles and in-store demonstrations from the makers of some of your favorite products. COVID-19 protocols will be in place and each customer and representative will be asked to wear their mask and follow social distancing guidelines. See Details
Earth Day Weekend at Beliveau Farm Winery Reservations Required BringFido to this fun event featuring informational displays and guided discussions on a variety of topics. Confirmed vendors include Baseline Solar, The American Chestnut Association, The VT Entomology Department, horse rides with Winterfrost Farms ride a rescue program, Amanda Badger's "Backyard Foraging for your Health", and local ancient grain (GF) Brewer John Hildreth. Our owners Yvan and Joyce will host discussions on Beliveau Farm’s solar panels and lavender farm. Wine and beer will be available for purchase as well as food specials. See Details
HART's Woofs & Whiskers Spring Fest BringFido out to celebrate Homeless Animals Rescue Team (HART)'s anniversary and help raise money for the animals. There will be fantastic raffle prizes, live music, a silent auction, arts & crafts vendors, the HART store, and adoptable dogs. Vanish offers a superb assortment of beer, sangria, food, and more. This event is rain or shine and takes place under the large pavilion overlooking the beautiful trees and scenery at Vanish. See Details
Goochland Day and Parade Goochland Day and Parade is hosted by GHS PTSA and supported by Goochland County, Goochland County Fire Rescue, Goochland County Sherriff's Office, and Goochland County Public Schools. Each year the Goochland Day Committee strives to showcase the best that Goochland has to offer through its local businesses and not-for-profits while incorporating events and interests for everyone of all ages. This day is for family fun and wholesome entertainment. Days Events: -5K starting at 8 AM -Parade starting at 10 AM from Swann's Inn Estates dismantling at Reynolds Community College on Dickinson Rd. -Festival and Music at 11 AM - 4 PM Event schedule and map of activities will be available closer to day the event on event's official website. See Details
Jackyl at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Bark in the Park with the Salem Red Sox Come cheer on your Salem Red Sox! Bring your puppy pals to the ballgame for a barking good time! Bark in the Park returns this season with ten designated dates: 5/13, 5/30, 6/10, 6/22, 7/14, 7/24, 8/6, 8/24, 9/2, and 9/19. See Details
Metallica Tribute: Battery at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Jamey Johnson at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Eagles Tribute: Eaglemania at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Kip Moore at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Aaron Lewis at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Roanoke Reggae Fest The festival embraces cultural diversity by uniting communities through love, humility, food, music, and fun. This is an event for all members of Roanoke, Virginia and surrounding communities to come enjoy the sun, listen to relaxing and vibrant reggae sounds from local and regional bands. There will be food trucks, vendor space, face painting, a great vibe with great energy and so much more. See Details
Van Halen Tribute: Completely Unchained at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Ashley McBryde at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Michael Ray at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
The Cadillac Three at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Fleetwood Mac Tribute: Rumours LA at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Blues Traveler and JJ Grey & Mofro at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Steely Dan Tribute: The Royal Scam at Dr Pepper Park BringFido to the show! Leashed, well behaved dogs are welcome in the general admission area. • All shows are rain or shine. Schedule subject to change without notice. • All food and beverage sales are CASH ONLY. There is an ATM machine on site. • Outside food and beverages are NOT permitted. Beverages for the concert will include Pepsi products, beer and wine from Blue Ridge Beverage. • Seating-Bring your own or rent one at the event. See Details
Annual Horse and Hound Wine Festival BringFido to this unique, annual event that features activities throughout the day with horses and dogs. Enjoy some of Virginia’s finest wineries while listening to live music by Big Boss Man, visiting art, craft and food vendors. Click "Visit Website" above for tickets, or keep up-to-date with the event on Facebook. See Details