Halloween is just a few days away! Add some glitter to your dog’s costume and get a head start on the festivities with these events taking place over the weekend.
The 15th ANNUAL GREAT PUPKIN @ Fort Greene Park
Saturday, October 26th (rain date 10/27)
Registration at 11am, contest at 12pm
This 15th annual tradition in Fort Greene Park will have Photographer Christopher Franko, actress/activist Rosie Perez, and Gothamist Executive Editor Jen Chung as judges. Expect amazing costumes and equally great prizes.
HOWL-O-WEEN & MUTTSQUERADE PARADE
Sunday, October 28th 1pm – 3pm
Brooklyn Heights Promenade Remsen Street entrance
It’s time for our favorite doggie costume parade and contest along the Promenade where each year the costumes get more creative. Entrants compete for glory and fabulous prizes – all for animal charity. The event brings a colorful assortment of neighborhood regulars, dog lovers, cross dressers and children of all ages. Register @ Perfect Paws Inc. 102 Hicks Street—All entries receive a fun filled goodie doggie bag!
Here’s a new event we just learned about in case you want to venture into Manhattan.
Saturday, October 26th at 2:00pm
South Street Seaport
The South Street Seaport is hosting its first-ever Halloween Costume competition for dogs and their owners! People and pets have a chance to win great prizes from some of the contest sponsors, including BarkBox, The Salty Paw, Downtown Magazine, Paws on Pine and FiDi Families. Upload a picture of your furry companion to Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #SEEPAWS to be entered to participate.