DOG-A-WEEN Dog Costume Contest

Get creative with your canine!

The Sarasota 13th Annual Dog-A-Ween costume contest is returning Saturday, October 30th to the Sarasota Farmers Market Halloween Festival. All proceeds benefit the Donte’s Den Foundation.



Thank you in advance for pre-registering by Oct. 27th.  All proceeds benefit the Donte’s Den Foundation.


9:00 – 9:45 AM
  • CHECK IN and get your entry number at Lemon Ave. & 1st Street Downtown Sarasota.  Parking is available in Whole Foods Parking Plaza.
10 AM
  • PARADE from the water fountain on Lemon and First Street proceeding to Paul Thorpe Park.
10:15 AM
  • CONTEST in Paul Thorpe Park. GPS Address:  135 S. Pineapple Ave., Sarasota, 34236.



  1. Dogs must be on a leash at all times.
  2. No retractable leashes are allowed.
  3. Well-behaved dogs please out of due caution and concern for safety.
  4. Have your dog go potty before arrival.


When the contest is over, show off your pup in costume along Main Street, enjoy pet-friendly patios, indulge in sweet treats, and walk the beautiful Sarasota bayfront.

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DOG-A-WEEN Dog Costume Contest

DOG-A-WEEN Dog Costume Contest

Date October 30, 2021Time 10:00 am - 11:00 amVenue Sarasota Farmers MarketPrice $5

Get creative with your canine! Sarasota Annual Dog-O-Ween costume contest is back! Share this event and invite your friends to join you on Saturday, October 30th at the Sarasota Farmer's Market Halloween Festival. All proceeds benefit the Donte's Den Foundation.

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