Dog-Friendly Festivals

Today, April 11th, is National Pet Day. For those of us who are dog lovers, every day is a special day to spend with our pets. Springtime in Texas is full of options for fun things to do, but not every event will welcome your pup. This list of dog-friendly festivals and other events highlights some opportunities for you and your dog enjoy being out and about together:

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15           Crockett Creates Live Art Festival – Ft. Worth

16           Easter in Oak Lawn (formerly Lee) Park – Dallas

20-23     Ft. Worth Main Street Arts Festival

21           Grand Prairie Main Street Fest

22-23     Texas State Disc Dog Championship – Grapevine

23           Latino Street Fest – Dallas

23           Frisco RoughRiders Bark in the Park

28-30     Denton Arts and Jazz Festival

28-30     Art in the Square – Southlake

29           Run4TheDogs 5K – Irving

30           Dog Bowl – Cotton Bowl, Fair Park


6              Cinco de Mayo Parade & Festival – Oak Cliff

6-7          Cottonwood Arts Festival – Richardson

13           Strut Your Mutt – Dallas

12-13     Frontier Forts Days – Ft. Worth

20           Movies on the Square – Carrollton

20-21     Dallas Pet Expo

26-28     Art on the Greene – Arlington

For tips on how to have a stress-free day when you’re out with your dog, check out the spring edition of Comet Tales.