Events

Local events in and around Charlotte Metro that we attend.

Come back soon or follow us on social media!

To see pictures from past events click HERE.

HSC Pet Palooza 2019 Walk for the Animals
Apr
27
12:00 PM12:00

HSC Pet Palooza 2019 Walk for the Animals

Come out to see us and all the vendors at Pet Palooza 2019!!!

We will be giving away goody bags.

Enter to win 1 photo session at 1 location of your choice, 5 digital photos and a 14”x20” canvas print of any of the 5 photos of your choice!

We love to meet your Furkids so bring them out for treats and a walk in the park!

“Hosted by Great Dane Friends of Ruff Love and Humane Society of Charlotte

Pet Palooza is back! Our annual event will be hosted at a NEW LOCATION and feature a 2k walk along the wide dog-friendly paths of McAlpine Creek Park. Our new location offers ample free parking and a larger area for more vendors!

In addition to our 2k fundraiser walk and vendor fair, we'll feature a pet adoption area, live music, a picnic pavilion, food & beer trucks, and fun activities for people and pets alike!

Last year, thanks to our amazing sponsors, vendors, and walkers, we were able to raise more than $100,000 to help further our mission of delivering effective, innovative services that strengthen the human-animal bond and improve the lives of companion animals and the people who care about them

Help us raise even more on April 27, 2019! “

View Event →

Paws in the Park
Apr
6
10:00 AM10:00

Paws in the Park

Come out to see us at Paws in the Park to support Charlotte Black Dogs.

We will be giving away goody bags.

Enter to win 1 photo session at 1 location of your choice, 5 digital photos and a 14”x20” canvas print of any of the 5 photos of your choice!

We love to meet your Furkids so bring them out for treats and a walk in the park!

PAWS IN THE PARK

Charlotte Black Dogs and Pineville Parks & Rec. present:
Our 7th annual-
FREE FAMILY EVENT!
"Paws in the Park"
Saturday, April 6, 2019
10am-3pm
Rain or Shine
Pineville Lake Park at 1000 Johnston Drive, Pineville, NC 28134

Please bring your pup out and plan on spending the day with us.

10am, our event kicks off with a 'Blessing of the Animals' and our NEW Fundraiser "Walk for Paws", which will benefit the Rescue Groups & Animal Shelters participating at "Paws in the Park".
(More details TBA)

"Paws in the Park" will have 150 vendors, Dog Rescue Groups/ Animal Shelters with dogs available for adoption, Food Trucks, Kids Playground and Demonstrations.

We will have AWESOME Family Entertainment:

"Caution! Blind Driver" on stage all day!|
"Circus Stella" doing 3 shows, "Captain Jim" doing 3 shows and "Sky High Skyler”

Fun Dog Contests, with CASH prizes!
Noon on stage (sign up required by 11:30am at Welcome Tent, limited to 15 pups in each category)

1. Smallest Dog (1yr & up)
2. Largest Dog
3. Best Dog Trick
4. Best Dressed Female
5. Best Dressed Male
6. Dog & Owner Resemblance

More info on our website: Charlotteblackdogs.com
*****We are accepting business and arts/craft vendor applications:
Charlotteblackdogs@gmail.com

View Event →
Race to Rescue 5K
Mar
23
8:00 AM08:00

Race to Rescue 5K

Come out to see us and all the vendors at Race to Rescue 5k!!!

We will be giving away goody bags.

Enter to win 1 photo session at 1 location of your choice, 5 digital photos and a FREE 14”x20” canvas print of any of the 5 photos of your choice!

We love to meet your Furkids so bring them out for treats and a walk in the park!

Hosted by Race to Rescue

We are overwhelmed with excitement to announce our first ever 5K fundraiser! The fundraiser is a collaborative effort between Every Life Matters, Project Safe Pet, and Halfway There Rescue. The proceeds from this event will be used to fund York County’s free spay/neuter program. Currently, our free program prevents thousands of animals from reproducing each year, and with your help, we can help even more animals in 2019!

If you are interested in volunteering or sponsoring please email us at RacetoRescue5K@gmail.com.

Registration is $30 & includes a T-shirt.

Registration day of is $35

For more info: Race to Rescue 5k

View Event →
Dec
8
12:00 PM12:00

Holiday Pet Photos for Habitat for Humanity (Pineville)

  • 11812 Carolina Place Parkway Pineville, NC 28134 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The holidays are right around the corner. Come out and bring your pets to get your photo taken with us. While you are there take a look around the Charlotte Restore.


You will get one digital photo emailed to you.

- $10 for digital Pet Photo

Portion of proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity.

View Event →
Dec
1
12:00 PM12:00

Holiday Pet Photos for Habitat for Humanity (Wendover)

  • 1133 North Wendover Road Charlotte, NC, 28211 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The holidays are right around the corner. Come out and bring your pets to get your photo taken with us. While you are there take a look around the Charlotte Restore.


You will get one digital photo emailed to you.

- $10 for digital Pet Photo

Portion of proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity.

View Event →
Nov
17
12:00 PM12:00

Holiday Pet Photos for Habitat for Humanity (University)

The holidays are right around the corner. Come out and bring your pets to get your photo taken with us. While you are there take a look around the Charlotte Restore.

You will get one digital photo emailed to you.

- $10 for digital Pet Photo

Portion of proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity.

View Event →
Oct
20
12:00 PM12:00

Halfway There Rescue presents "Hop, Drop 'n Drool"

Come out to Noda Brewing Co to support a great rescue with their second annual, Hop, Drop ‘n Drool, to raise $10,000!

We are giving away a FREE photo session to raffle off at the event. Session includes 1 photo session, at 1 location of your choice, 5 digital photos and you choose 1 out of the 5 photos to be printed on a 14” x 20” canvas.

So come out and have some fun while supporting a local rescue! For more info click on links below.

Rescue: Halfway There Rescue

Event: Hop, Drop ‘n Drool

Highlights of the day will include:
- DJ'ed by The Godfatha
- Puppy Dog Costume Contest 
- Silent auction
- Raffle Items
- 50/50 Raffle
- "Paw"-dicures (Puppy Pedicures)
- Puppy Kissing Booth
TIN Kitchen Onsite for Food
- Games
- Adoptable pets
- NoDa's awesome Beer selection

View Event →