Wag your tail all the way to Cape Fear Botanical Garden March 24th from 11AM to 5PM! Dog Day in the Garden is a special opportunity to bring the whole family, dogs included, to the Garden for a pawsitivley paw-some day!You and your pup will have a belly scratchin’ good time while learning about all the wonderful work FAPS does, local dog-related vendors, shopping and enjoying samples and other canine-friendly activities.
Does your pup have what it takes to be royalty? Enter the Dog of the Garden Pageant, which will sniff out the best and cutest of the canine contestants.
Fetch yourself some food from local food trucks while you experience an action packed day of demonstrations and doggie fun. Meet other dog lovers and heel for photo opportunities throughout the day.
Don’t miss Dog Day in the Garden, the only time your special pup will be permitted entry to the Garden.
*Special event fees may vary by activity and will be announced at a later date.
Schedule of Events:
11AM: Dog Day begins! Meet local vendors on the Pond Lawn
12PM: “NamaSTAY” Dog & Owner Yoga on the Pond Lawn
1:30PM: Registration for Dog of the Garden closes
2:00PM: Dog of the Garden Pageant starts outside the Entry Pavilion
3:00PM: Lick-a-Latte contest outside the Entry Pavilion
5:00PM: End of Dog Day in the Garden, see you next year!
Garden members: FREE
Military (with ID) & Seniors (65+): $9
Children ages 6-12: $5
Children 5 and under: FREE
A cash bar will be available for beer & wine purchases!
Uber Code: donationmatch
Thank you to our Sponsors!
The Grand Dames