Aurora Pooch Parade

Join the City of Aurora as we celebrate our favorite furry friends! The third annual Aurora Pooch Parade will take place on Sunday, October 3rd, from 11 AM - 1 PM at Phillips Park in Aurora. 

Registration will begin in September. 

To enter:

  • All dogs must be current on vaccinations.
  • All must must be socialized.
  • All must a standard leash while at the event.
  • An application must be submitted by Thursday, September 30th.

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
  • Twinsies (Owner & Dog)
  • Best Tail
  • Most Energetic 
  • Fan Favorite

POOCH PARADE APPLICATION (Application will be live in the first week of September - check back soon!)

The Aurora Animal Care and Control Center will be on-site and taking donations of dog and cat food, toys, treats, etc. at the event! 

More Information:

For more information on this event, please contact the City of Aurora Special Events Division:

(630) 256-3370 | [email protected] 

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