Canine Carnival

Is back for 2021!

Canine Carnival 2021Pet vendors and services will be present, as well as, dogs from area rescues looking for a fur-ever home! There will also be demonstrations and contests. Come out with your four-legged furry friends on a leash to visit the various dog related vendors lined up to attend.

HighlightsNautical Dog Event Booth

  • Best Duo Costume Contest
  • Dog Costume Contest
  • Wiener Dog Races


We are looking for organizations, vendors and exhibitors (all dog/pet related) to participate in this year’s event by either sponsoring or renting a space to display, demonstrate and distribute their wares.

To download our vendor application, please click the following link.

Two Dogs in a Cardboard BoatContests

Join in on the fun by entering your dog in the Canine Carnival Costume Contests! There will be two categories for the costume contest and prizes thanks for our sponsor, Nautical Dog.

  • Best Pet/Owner Duo Costume
  • Most Original Dog Costume

Dogs in the Chute of a Dog RaceWiener Dog Races

Calling all Wieners for our Wiener Dog Races!

There will be only three races (5 dogs each), by division. Prizes per division are sponsored by Nautical Dog.

To download our application and for a complete list of rules, please click the following link


We are looking for organizations to sponsor our event! If you are a community-minded business who loves dogs, this is the event for you! We are actively looking for sponsorships for the following categories:

  • $500 Top Dog Sponsor

  • $300 Dog Caricature Sponsor 

  • $200 Hot Dog Sponsor

  • $100 Puppy Chow Sponsor

  • Thank you to our Prize Sponsor

To download our sponsorship packet, please click the following link.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please email Jinger Hickman or call 757-259-3760.