AVAM's July 4th Visionary Pets On Parade!

Dress your pet & strut your stuff! Photo: Nick Prevas

  • When: Wednesday, July 4, 2018
  • Time: 10am (9:30am Pet Registration)
  • Cost: FREE!

Dress your pet & come strut your stuff at the annual July 4th Visionary Pets on Parade held each year in loving memory of supreme animal lover, Ellis Rosen. It's free to participate, parade, or spectate. Get ready for animal fun! Animal prizes! Trophies awarded for Best Costume, Most Patriotic, Most Visionary Pet, Owner & Pet Lookalikes, Least Likely to Succeed as a Pet, Visionary Pet Tricks, and more! Friendly pets of ALL kinds are welcome. The best dog-gone parade in town is followed by the Pet Talent [or Not] Show! Then, sit and stay for a rousing game of pet musical chairs! Please note: Pets must be leashed or carried. H20 and baggies provided.


Pet registration begins at 9:30am. Parade kicks off at 10am. This event is FREE & OPEN to the public, no advanced registration required.

Thanks to our Partners!

The Martin Family and

Bark Pikesville Dogtopia Howl Pawtimore Pet Valu