The Social Pet- Fall Edition

When your pet has a more active social life than you….. I’m here to give you all the local holiday fun to keep your pets on their game and you entertained. Have an upcoming event you’d like to be featured? Reach out to GinnyBins.


Trick or Treat for Loudoun Community Cat Coalition Hogback Mountain Pony Rides, LLC

October 20th Saturday at 11 AM – 4 PM

Annual Trick or Treat event that will benefit the Loudoun Community Cat Coalition.
Pony rides, trick or treat at vendor tables, come in costume, vendors, live music, food, face painting, swag bags, meet Clyde the unicorn & more!
Rain date October 21


Paws Vegas Vanish Farmwoods Brewery

October 21st Sunday at 2 PM – 5 PM

Join Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation for the second annual PAWS VEGAS at Vanish Brewery- a casino party and canine carnival in the beautiful Virginia countryside. All proceeds will directly support our mission of saving animal lives.
Entry tickets include two free beverages, funny money for gambling in the Bets for Pets Casino and entry to all canine carnival games.
Dress your dog in their best Halloween costume (there WILL be a contest) and take a Sunday drive for a good cause.


Pints4Paws 2018 Arlington, Virginia

October 21st Sunday at 1 PM – 5 PM

Come on down for one of the Animal Welfare League of Arlington's biggest fundraisers of the year...and have a great time while you're at it! We'll be celebrating peak fall season with our pop-up pet festival, including UNLIMITED craft beers, live music, doggy costume contests, doggy games, a dog rest park, food trucks, and much more!


Second Annual Howl O'Ween Dance Sterling, VA

Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 7 PM – 11 PM

Bring your favorite pooch and join us for an evening of doggone good fun! Wear a costume or dress up your canine companion! Dance to the live music of ‘The Koolerators’ from Falmouth, VA. Assorted chips & non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. You’re welcome to bring along your favorite pizza or other delights. Door Prizes – 50/50 Raffles – Silent Auction.

7 PM - 11 PM. Doors open at 6:30 PM. There is limited space available. Advance Sales Tickets $30. $40 at the door. Purchased tickets (PayPal) will be at the “Will Call” Desk on the night of event.


Yappy Hour with Costume Contest and Pictures , Loudoun Brewing Company

Monday, October 29, 2018 at 4 PM – 8 PM

Join HSLC and Dog Day Afternoon for Yappy Hour at Loudoun Brewing Company!
Bring your furry friends for a Pet Costume Contest that starts at 6:15pm! Prizes awarded to the top 3 pets! HSLC also invites those who participate to walk in the Leesburg Halloween Parade on the 31st!
For a donation of $10, Ellen Zangla Photography will take your pets picture in front of a Halloween backdrop! Pictures will be taken from 4:30pm to 6:00pm! You will be able to get your picture from her FaceBook page.
We are also collecting pet food donations for the Loudoun Pet Pantry (more information at https://humaneloudoun.org/what-we-do/the-loudoun-pet-pantry-lpp/).
When you donate, you'll get a door prize entry ticket and a ticket for $1 off your first beer!


Yappy Hour Costume Contest Salamander Resort & Spa

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 5 PM – 7 PM

Dress your pup to impress for this special Halloween Yappy Hour! We’ll be hosting a paw-some costume contest and serving delicious food and drinks, with special treats for you fur-babies.
Watch as your pooch tests their skills in the obstacle course while you indulge in the special ‘Sharable Chow’ menu from Gold Cup Wine Bar including Dog Collars (housemade onion rings with truffle aioli) and refreshing Pup-tail Menu with our Spicy Pup-arita with Blanco tequila. A portion of the proceeds are donated to the Middleburg Humane Foundation. For more information, please call 540.326.4070.