2018 AuRORA Pooch Parade

Join the City of Aurora as we celebrate our favorite furry friends! The first-ever Aurora Pooch Parade will take place on Sunday, September 9th, from 1 - 3 p.m., at Phillips Park in Aurora. 

To enter:

  • All participants must be Aurora residents
  • All dogs must be current on vaccinations
  • All dogs must be socialized
  • All must use a standard leash while in the parade
  • An application must be submitted by August 20 (see below). 

The first 100 registrants are guaranteed a spot in the parade and can compete for one of the following titles:

  • Biggest Dog
  • Smallest Dog
  • Best Aurora Pride
  • Best Costume
  • Best Look-a-Like (Owner & Dog)
  • Best Tail
  • Most Beautiful Eyes
  • Most Energetic 
  • Fan Favorite

Pooch Parade Application

The Aurora Animal Care and Control will be taking donations, at the Pooch Parade! Clink the link below to view their wish list:

Aurora Animal Care and Control Wish List

Questions? Contact the City of Aurora Special Events Division: (630) 256-3370  | [email protected]

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