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Pets & Pours

May 19 @ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM CDT

Pets & Pours

Pets & Pours is a dog and family-friendly fundraiser hosted by Michiana Humane Society at Friendship Botanic Gardens. It will feature a dog-walking course through Friendship Botanic Garden’s beautiful 100+ acres of hiking trails and gardens.

Tickets include admission to the gardens, 1 drink ticket, live music by Help HoundsCAT MAN DOG, a dog photo booth and more! The first 100 attendees to purchase a ticket will receive an awesome swag bag filled with fun goodies (swag bags are now SOLD OUT)! The winner of the 2024 Pet of the Year Competition will be announced, as 2023 winner, Dutton, passes the torch. And new this year will be a “just for fun” cornhole tournament!

Food and drink will be available for purchase by Burn ‘Em BrewingJourneyman DistilleryShady Creek WineryZorn Brew Works Co.Braden’s Boba Tea and DonutNV with more to come!

New this year: order a Pets & Pours t-shirt to pick up at registration. Depending on supplies, t-shirts may only be available for purchase in advance, so order online by May 1 to get yours!

Proceeds from ticket sales support Michiana Humane Society and fund the care of nearly 1,000 homeless pets that Michiana Humane Society will see this year.

All dogs must be leashed and up to date on vaccines. Please be aware and conscious of your dog’s behavior. There is plenty of room to spread out if your dog becomes anxious and needs space. We reserve the right to ask you and your dog to leave the event if we feel it could be dangerous to others.

All handlers of dogs must be over 18 years old. Children 12 and under are free!

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Friendship Botanic Gardens
2055 E. U.S. Highway 12
Michigan City, IN 46360 United States
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The Gardens will be OPEN Memorial Day from 9:00AM - 5:00PM CDT.