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21st annual Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest
October 26 @ 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The 21st Annual Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest, hosted by Fort Greene PUPS, will take place on Saturday, October 26 at 11:30 a.m. in Fort Greene Park. The rain date is Sunday, October 27, same time and location. The event will also be streamed live on the Fort Greene PUPS Facebook page.
Called “the greatest dog costume contest in New York City” by Gothamist, the Great PUPkin Dog Costume Contest takes place in conjunction with the Fort Greene Park Conservancy‘s Halloween Festival.
Dogs and humans who wish to enter the contest must register to participate. Priority advance registration for the first 80 contest entrants will be available beginning October 1st on Eventbrite for a donation of $12.
On-site registration will open for contestants at 10:30 a.m. on the day of the event, Saturday, October 26. The contest registration table will be located on the monument plaza in Fort Greene Park. A suggested $5.00 donation for day-of-event entrants is encouraged. Donations of any amount from spectators are also welcomed!
The contest will take place at the bottom of the monument stairs in Fort Greene Park. Judging will begin at 11:30 a.m. sharp. Judges will be announced soon, as will the list of sponsors.