Join us for a heartwarming event at the Sarasota Downtown Farmer's Market for Dog-A-Ween 2024! Dress up your furry friends in their best costumes and bring them down for a fun-filled day that supports a great cause.

The funds raised from Dog-A-Ween 2024 will directly benefit Donte’s Den, a local organization dedicated to providing a safe and loving sanctuary for dogs in need. Your participation in this event not only adds to the fun and excitement but also contributes to the well-being and care of dogs awaiting their forever homes. Together, we’re making a meaningful difference in our community by supporting this worthy cause. Thank you for your generosity and support!

Here's everything you'll want to know.

Event Details

  • Date: Saturday, October 26, 2024
  • Registration: 9:00 AM
  • Competition: 10:00 AM
  • Location: Sarasota Downtown Farmer’s Market


Important Information

Leashes: Please ensure your dog is secured with a sturdy leash for the safety of all participants.

Beneficiary: All proceeds from this event will be donated to Donte’s Den, supporting their mission to provide a safe haven for dogs in need.


Event Highlights

  • Costume contest with fabulous prizes
  • Fun for all ages and breeds
  • Support a worthy cause with every registration


Hosted By: Sarasota Downtown Merchants Group

Bring your pups and join the community for a howling good time at Dog-A-Ween 2024! Your participation helps make a difference for dogs in our community. 🐶💕

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  • Facebook: @DestinationDowntownSarasota
  • Instagram: @DestinationSarasota

Let’s make this year’s Dog-A-Ween the best one yet! 

Here's where to register!

1 DOG15.00 USDContest Registration
2 DOGS30.00 USDContest Registration
3 DOGS45.00 USDContest Registration
Preregister Today! Pickup contest number at the registration table near Whole Foods the day of the show.