11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join emcees Victoria Stilwell and Holly Firfer for 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 pre-registered participants 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!
Registration is closed. Walk-up dog admission is accepted the day of the event for $18 per dog. Walk-up dogs cannot compete for prizes or participate in the parade. Regular Garden Admission applies for humans and handlers. Guest passes and membership cards are accepted for human entry.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to join the parade participation wait list.
The 2013 Parade hosts are Victoria Stilwell, star of Animal Planet's hit TV series It's Me or the Dog , and Holly Firfer, CNN Correspondent.
- Kimberly Lacy, TV Personality and Co-Host of HGTV’s Curb Appeal (The Block)
- John Lemley, WABE host of City Cafe, The Stargazer's Journal and Performance Today
- E. Vincent Martinez, Fasionado
- Charlotte Reed, Pet Expert
- Angie Woods, Atlanta Dog Whisperer, U.S. Canine
Special Thanks to the Reindog Contributors:
- Atlanta Dog Spa
- Atlanta Pet Rescue and Adoption
- Bark ATL
- Barking Hound Village
- Big Daddy Biscuits
- Brixtix Bakery for Dogs
- Canine CellMates
- Country Dog Coats
- Fido’s Market
- Fifi Runn
- Frogs to Dogs
- Gwinnett Animal Hospital
- Highland Pet Supply
- Inman Park Pet Works
- Leesia Teh Photography
- Orvis Retail Store Atlanta
- Pet Pages Atlanta
- Piedmont Barks
- Pups and Tubs
- Taj Ma Hound
- The Whole Dog Market
- Woof Gang Bakery