11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join emcees Victoria Stilwell and Holly Firfer in the once-a-year fun of dogs in the Garden! Dress your pooch in holiday finery to compete for prizes with celebrity judges or to just show off. Enjoy Pup Tent refreshments, Photos with Saint Nick, and connect with local canine enthusiasts and businesses in the Doggie Expo. The first 100 dogs to arrive receive a special Wag-Bag of gifts!
Don't have a dog? Come enjoy the show!
Dogs compete in following categories:
Best Puppy | Best Adult | Best Botanical | Best Dog Pack
Best Dog-Owner Dress-a-Like | Not competing – just showing off!
Pre-registration is closed. Walk-up admission is accepted in the Just Showing Off category the day of the event for $18 per dog. Regular admission rates apply to owners.
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The Parade hosts are Victoria Stilwell, star of Animal Planet's hit TV series It's Me or the Dog , and Holly Firfer, CNN Correspondent.
- Angie Woods, Atlanta Dog Whisperer, U.S. Canine
- Jason Bunin, Professor of Design, SCAD Atlanta
- Patti Dickey, Dickey Broadcasting, Modern Luxury
- Kimberly Lacy, TV Personality and Co-Host of HGTV’s Curb Appeal (The Block)
- Cathleen Smith Bresciani, Owner of Dixie Dog Wear and supporter of Canine Companions for Independence and Pals Atlanta
Special Thanks to the Reindog Contributors:
- Atlanta Dog Spa
- Atlanta Pet Rescue and Adoption
- Bark ATL
- Barking Hound Village
- Big Daddy Biscuits
- Dixie Dog Wear
- Dog Days Atlanta
- DOGUROO The Whole Dog Market
- Highland Pet Supply
- Holistic Pet Market
- Inman Park Pet Works
- Kirkwood Feed and Seed
- Orvis Retail Store, Atlanta
- Parker Smith Portraits
- PAWS Atlanta
- Paws, Whiskers and Wags
- Pet Supermarket, Ansley Mall
- Piedmont Barks
- Red Bandana
- Taj Ma Hound