Concord Visitor Center First Annual Perro Costume Parade

By: Jessica Bay
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Join us for the Concord Visitor Center First Annual Perro (Dog) Costume Contest and Parade from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM on Friday, October 28! The event will take place at the Concord Visitor Center, located at 2151 Salvio St. in Concord, CA.

Take photos, enjoy the pet parade through Salvio Pacheco Square, a costume and talent competition with prizes for various categories, vendor booths, and a raffle entry with the opportunity to win a $150 valued Pet-friendly Stay & Play Package.

All proceeds go to Early Alert Canines.

  • Admission: $5 Per Dog Entry / Event is FREE to the public!

Schedule:
Noon: Arrive and Check-in Your Pet
12-1 PM: Photos and Sponsor Booths
1 PM: Costume Parade
1:15 PM: Winners Announced
1:30 PM: Conclude

Contest Categories:

Cutest Puppy
Best DIY Costume
Best-Dressed Dog
Best Trick
Owner Dog Look-Alike

Participants must register online to reserve a spot for the talent show and costume contest. All participants will receive a doggy gift (while supplies last).
*Prizes include Pet-friendly Hotel Stays, Pet-friendly Restaurant Gift Cards, and Treat Bags!

Event Reminders:
Dogs must be on a leash at this event. Respectful and well-socialized canines only.
Pitch In! Help keep our area clean- place all trash in the proper container.
Free to attend if you don’t have a pet, and no charge if you want to watch the fun!