September 19, 2023

Celebrate Fall in Charleston with Dogtoberfest at Freshfields Village

What is a better pair than fall fun and a furry friend? Celebrating autumn with your dog in costume! It’s time for Dogtoberfest at Freshfields Village. Come celebrate the season in the lowcountry with this annual event. Dress up your pet and join us on The Village Green for a pet expo and dog costume competition. Visitors can meet, greet, and give back, with local rescue groups and pet vendors in attendance. This special event is taking place on Saturday, October 28 from 1 to 5 p.m., just in time for Halloween.

Pet Costume Contest

There will be plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, including an adoptable meet and greet, pet vendors, and a costume contest for your furry friend. Dress up your pup in their spookiest or most adorable Halloween costume for the pet costume contest at 4 p.m.! While you’re enjoying all the festivities, you can grab a drink from FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen, where beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Give Back on the Green

Not only will you have a blast at Dogtoberfest, but you’ll also be supporting some great causes. Participating pet rescues include Charleston Animal Society, Grateful Goldens Rescue, Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary, Lowcountry Lab Rescue, and Southern Tails for Precious Paws. In addition, make sure to check out the local vendors including Dog Tired, Dolittle’s, Pink House Pups, T&T Kettle Korn, and Artist Michele Levani. You might just find some unique goodies for your furry friend!

Join us for this fantastic event filled with fall, Halloween, and family fun. Grab your dog and join us for Dogtoberfest at Freshfields Village. It’s sure to be a tail-wagging good time! When you share photos of your pup, be sure tag us on social media @freshfieldsvillage!

Not able to make the event? Help support local dog rescues by purchasing a T-shirt or donating to this great cause.

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