Dog Events in West Virginia

When you want to really spoil your dog, or just meet other dog owners in West 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 West 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 FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair
FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair FestivALL at the Capitol Market: Summer Art Fair welcomes you to shop from a variety of talented West Virginia artisans at the outdoor market, located across from Soho's outdoor dining. Please ensure Fido is leashed at all times. Open Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday 12-5pm. See Details
Pet Friendly West Virginia State Folk Festival
West Virginia State Folk Festival BringFido along to the West Virginia State Folk Festival! A festival focused on preserving the remnants of pioneer life and culture of West Virginia in music, entertainment, education, and social and economic activities to the end that citizens may appreciate. Enjoy square dancing, music, crafters, food, a parade, car show, and more! See Details
WV Cupcake Festival PLEASE NOTE: Dogs will only be allowed in the outside area of the festival. A day of sweet fun for everyone! 100% of proceeds raised by the festival through vendor fees, the pageants, entry fees into competitions and donations will benefit the Children's Miracle Network/WVU Medicine Children's. The day kicks off with a Cupcake Chase 5K Walk/Run where you have the option to decorate a cupcake along the route to bring back to be judged for an award for best decorated, and a cupcake at the end of the race for you to enjoy. After the race, enjoy food, craft and cupcake vendors, a Little Miss and Little Mister Cupcake Pageant, the Amateur Cupcake Competition, a Cupcake Eating Contest, a Cupcake Themed/Costume Contest. See Details