The Walk All The Dogs Are Talking About

May 15, 2016 | Garfield Park

Schedule of Events & Parking Information

 

Mutt Strut: Official Strut

10:30am: Registration opens, Subaru Party on Pagoda drive begins

12:00pm: Opening ceremonies, official strut kicks off

2:30pm: Last call for strutters

3:00pm: End of Mutt Strut 2016

 

Amphitheater Stage

10:30am: A-Squared DJs

12:30pm: Blue Mafia

1:15pm: Parade of Dogs (IndyHumane adoptables)

1:30pm: Top Dog and Top Pack recognition, followed by dog contests

2:15pm: Pride of Indy

 

Great Indy Pet Expo Pavilion Presentations

11:00am: How to Read a Dog Food Label – B.C. Henschen of Platinum Paws

12:30pm: Flea, Tick, and Heartworm Prevention – Harrison College

1:00pm: Top 5 Dog Products You Should Never Buy – B.C. Henschen of Platinum Paws

2:00pm: Dental Health – Harrison College

 

Indy Dog & Disc Club Demos at the Softball Field

Demonstrations at 11:15am and 1:00pm

 

Ongoing Activities

Tail Trail Scavenger Hunt – sign up at the Great Indy Pet Expo Pavilion and be entered to win prizes

Kids Zone – featuring Colts in Motion and Big Car’s Wagon of Wonders

Appearances by Clifford the Big Red Dog: 10:30-11:00 am, 11:30-12:00 pm, 12:30-1:00 pm, 1:30-2:00 pm

The Subaru Party on Pagoda Drive – featuring over 60 businesses and nonprofit organizations, as well as a variety of food trucks

Beer Garden – in the McAllister Amphitheater, featuring Sun King Brewing Company and New Day Craft

Photo Booth – by the talented photographers behind the Instagram accounts The Whitest Pups You Know and Three Silly Pits

Lure Course – by Lucky Dog Adventures, your dog can lose the leash and chase a lure across the field for just $10

 

Parking is available at:

Former Kmart Lot – 2715 Madison Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46225

Manual High School – 2405 Madison Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46225

Christel House Academy – 2717 S East St, Indianapolis, IN 46225

All parking lots within Garfield Park will be closed for the event. We recommend that Mutt Strut participants avoid parking on neighborhood streets.

As with any public parking, please ensure that no valuables are visible in your car, and lock your doors.

 

Map of Garfield Park and the day’s events:

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  • Colts
    One America
    Subaru
    Harrison
  • Holistic
    Band of Indiananapolis
    Barkefellers
    Hankey
  • Noahs
    Chase
    Vet
    185
  • Delta
    Banfield
    Petsuites
    Crowe
  • Indians
    Bedel
    WYFI
    RTV6
  • 12 Stars
    923
    Matchbook
    Rays
  • Stacy-able
    Earth Fare
    Indyparks
    Jays
  • Kroger
    Whole Foods
    Pet Expo