This fun and FREE admission event will take place on Saturday, September 16th from 11am to 4pm at the beautiful Shenandoah Valley Farm in McGaheysville. We welcome dogs and their families to enjoy a special day to celebrate the special bond between people and pets!
After you walk, it’s time to celebrate! The Walk features exciting games and activities for the whole family, music, and delicious food and beverages.
Don’t have a pet? Everyone is welcome at the Walk for Animals! Plenty of attendees do not own pets or have pets that prefer to stay home.
Registration: 11am – 12pm
Please bring valid identification if you would like to purchase alcoholic beverages.
Live Music from The Relex will begin rocking at 11am
Warm-Up and Welcome: 11:45am
Stretch your legs before the walk begins.
The Walk for Animals Begins: 12pm
Participants will choose between two trails: an easy one-mile loop and a moderate two-mile loop. Brand new Scavenger hunt has been added this year!
Food, Beverages & Kid Zone: 11 – 4pm
Enjoy delicious food and beverages for the whole family. Kids’ activities include face painting, sand art, and tie-dye.
Dog Activities: 12 – 4pm
Challenge your dog’s senses with dog field games including bobbing for treats, doggy canvas painting, doggy pools, agility objects, pie-eating contest, and treasure hunt.