Paws Parade & Float Contests

"Pets have brought their People to April in Edom~An Ole Fashion Street Fair, for 12 years. On April 8 & 9, your Pet gets a bigger spotlight as his krewe builds a Paws Parade Float, competes & wins $1,000 in prizes during the 2pm Paws Parade & Contest!  What’s a Krewe? Fun Family or Group of 2-10 people laughing & playing together to build a Float to complete in the Paws Parade. Think: non-motorized Wagon, stroller, wheel chair,etc. Surprise us!. Bring your Float decorated or build it on-site. Supplies available for purchase.

No float? No worries! A Pet can also walk in the 2pm Parade with his Person, Family or Group of Admirers with prizes for Best Dressed, Look Alike or Best Float. The $250 cash & prizes go to your Pet, of course.  Kick-off Saturday with 8am 5K Fire Run benefitting the Edom Volunteer Fire Department. Be sure to keep your person on a leash; then head over to free 10am to 5pm, Festival.
EVFD’s registration link:

What else is going on? Sniff out 125+ Vendors with pet items & gourmet foods, handmade folk & vintage items, festival foods for people and an awesome Kids' Zone with crafts and activities. Perk up your ears listening to Performers on 3 Stages and end Sat at 7 pm with a Concert at The Old Firehouse. All are Pet Friendly venues. Preregister & pay entry fee April 5th or by noon at the Fair."

April 08, 2017
10:00AM - 5:00PM
April 09, 2017
10:00AM - 5:00PM

Fees: From $5 to $50. Proceeds benefit Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake

April in Edom
Hwy 279 & FM 314
Just 11 miles south of I-20, exit 540; Between Tyler & Canton. 

Fair Entrance is Free.  Fees apply for Parade:
Parade Walkers: $5 Per Individual/Family
Float Contest: $25 per Family/Individual
$50 per Club or Group

click for event flyer.

They are accepting Handmade & Vintage.

Booth fees are as follows:
$120 10X10 Booth
$175 10X20 Booth
$250 10X30 Booth
Looking for Pet Vendors (Clothes, Supplies, Healthy Foods), Kid Zone Vendors (Games, toys, activities), 4-5 Spots left.

Applications are available here and are due by March 28, 2017.

For more information, visit their website or contact their event coordinator at / Vendor Inquiry: / Pet Parade Entry, Sponsor, Program Ads Inquiry:, 844-633-6689 Ext 3.

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