Woof weekend calls for a howling good time

February 14, 2009

Airdog competion at Baytowne Wharf. Lori Ceier/Walton Outdoors
Airdog competion at Baytowne Wharf.

Baytowne hosts weekend of canine fun Feb. 20th – 22nd

Ultimate Air Dog Show

Friday, Feb. 20 – 6 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 21 – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday Feb. 22 – 11 a.m.
– 6 p.m.

Ultimate Air Dogs is one of the premier dock jumping organizations in the country that showcase a variety of jumps and demonstrations. Watch as dogs run down the dock and splash into the lagoon while performing a number of jumps. Long distance jumping is the main feature of the event. It is showcased in different rounds called ‘Splashes’ that culminate at the end of the event with divisional Finals. Village Lagoon. For more information visit ultimateairdogs.net

Pooch Festival

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2008
Spend Saturday spoiling your pooch! Visit to Pooch Festival featuring an expo of puppy- friendly vendors. Village Events Plaza. Your dogs will run free at this pet friendly weekend!

Krewe of Arfeous Dog Parade

Sunday, Feb. 22 – 2 p.m.
Please join us for the 6th annual Mystic Krewe of Arfeous Mardi Gras dog parade! The 2009 parade is themed Indiana Bones and the Tale of the Hairy Paws. The streets will be filled with costumed dogs and their humans throwing a myriad of throws, beads, and parade favors. Themed convertibles, small floats (especially pulled by masters), golf carts, bicycles, and decorated wagons will be everywhere and Mardi Gras music will fill the air! The Mystic Krewe of Arfeous Mardi Gras dog parade is one of the premier canine events on the Emerald Coast with members of the four-pawed community coming far and wide to participate.