We had another successful event this year in West End/ West Fest…our Dog Parade brought out the most pampered pooches in town. We we lead by drummer and our troup leader (Asher McBee)to the Art Festival on Gordon White Park on RDA. The weather was perfect and we even had an extra treat of Bikers along the Beltline.
Be sure to add this event to your calendar for next year! We have our parade the first weekend in May.
Time to sign up 🙂 http://www.atlantawestfest.com/dogs
Last year we had 40 dogs participated we only expect MORE this year!! So bring ‘Mans Best Friend’ – and any others to this event leading to the West Fest open market festival. You will also be able to purchase tickets to the Historic West End home tour. West Fest events are May 6-8th, dog parade is Saturday May 7th….
More details to come, so sign up NOW to stay in the loop- or on the leash!
Saturday, May 8th at 11AM start- Rose Circle Beltline to Gordon White Triangle to the Art Festival
www.AtlantaWestFest.com/dogs sign up to get a “Doggy Bag”… come as you are or dress up ! We’ll have music, kids, balloons and FUN seeing our dogs strut their stuff.
Not to mention that I’ll be half the night making these Doggy Bags so you MUST come. LOL…
Be sure to sign-up (FREE) so that your dog can get a goody-bag at the West Fest Dog Parade!!! This is a “come as you are” or Doggies Dress to Impress event! FUN-FUN-FUN as we strut on the White Street Beltline
www.AtlantaWestFest.com :You don’t want to miss this great spring kick off event!!
WHAT IS WEST FEST?
West Fest is brought to you by WEND, the West End Neighborhood Development Inc.and includes an annual benefit concert, festival, and tour, The concert kicks off the weekend of events with performances by Elliot Holden and Avery Sunshine. The concert’s purpose is to raise money and bring residents and friends of the community together. Proceeds from the concert and tour will benefit WEND, and will be used toward beautification and preservation of our historic neighborhood. The West End Tour of Homes consists of a self-guided walking tour of over a dozen craftsman, vitcorian, & queen anne style private homes. The large majority of buildings in the district are houses constructed from about 1870 into the 1930s. The festival and artist market will kick off with a dog parade, feature local artists, face painting, a live DJ, and The Men of Valor steppers from Brown Middle School.
Tickets for the Benefit Concert are $25 • Tickets for the Tour of Homes are $15, or $35 for a combo Concert + Tour pass. Tickets can be purchased onlineat www.atlantawestfest.com. Admission to the Festival and Artist Market is free.