Upcoming Events

Please note:  Be sure to check back here right before attending to confirm a particular event will take place in case of it’s cancellation, modification or rescheduling.

21st Annual World of Pets Expo & Educational Experience

Timonium Fairgrounds 2200 York Road, Timonium, MD

Largest Consumer Pet Show on the East Coast Featuring: Events for your pet to participate, Animal Entertainment, Seminars featuring local experts, Specialty Workshops, Scores of Vendors, Great Food and Much More! Maryland State Fairgrounds, Cow Palace, Timonium, MD 21093 For more information and to purchases tickets in advance, visit worldofpets.org or call 800-882-9894

Paws in the Park- CANCELLED

Bohrer Park 506 S. Frederick, Ave, Gaithersburg, MD

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED- PLEASE CHECK BACK WITH US AGAIN NEXT YEAR. MCHS’s annual fundraiser, Paws in the Park The event will also include a 1-mile dog walk, K9 agility course, contests and games for dogs and people, kids’ activities, music, food, vendors, and more. Goody bags with fun gifts while supplies last! For […]

$15 – $25

Black Tie & Tails

Grand Lodge 304 International Circle, Cockeysville, MD

Baltimore Humane Society's Annual Gala is Back!  One of our best-attended fundraising events and the region’s only black-tie event where guests are encouraged to bring their pet! This gala features an elegant seated dinner, open bar, a pet fashion show, and a live and silent auction. Enjoy live music by Speakers of the House! This […]


Dogfest 2022

Baltimore Humane Society 1601 Nicodemus Rd, Reisterstown, MD

Dogfest Returns to The Baltimore Humane Society Dogfest, Baltimore Humane Society’s (BHS) biggest fundraiser,is unique in that it offers entertainment for just about everyone.You don’t need to have a dog to love Dogfest! We expect a large crowd of animal lovers in attendance for this pet-centric day full of games, contests, food and fun.Dogs will […]

$7 – $15

Pet Parade – Halloween Costume Contest for Pets (All Ages)

Centennial Park South Boat Launch 10000 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City, MD

Dress up your furry (or feathered, or scaled) family members and show them off for each other and our judges. Participants judged on fashion/costume, presentation, behavior, and use of props. Extra points for special skills or tricks. Pets must be on leash or otherwise contained and non-aggressive. Winners receive gift cards. Must register by 10/7. […]


Blessing of the Pets and Remembrance Ceremony Returns to Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens

Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens 200 E. Padonia Road, Timonium, MD

After two years on hold because of Covid-19, Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens will once again host its annual Blessing of the Pets and Remembrance Ceremony. The ceremony, which is open to people and pets of all faiths, will honor our pet companions both past and present. In addition to pets that attend, pet parents are […]