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Kearny Doggie Halloween PAWrade And Festival

October 30, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm EDT


Here are more fun Halloween activities in Kearny, New Jersey.


Kearny Doggie Halloween PAWrade and Festival


Halloween Dog Parade and Festival in Kearny

Get your favorite pooch into the Halloween spirit this year at the annual Kearny Doggie Halloween PAWrade and Festival. The PAWrade Festival promises plenty to do for both dog-lovers and families alike, even if your pup is not part of the Costume Contest! And, even if you don’t have a dog of your own, this event is not one to be missed! A highlight of the PAWrade is the opportunity to provide a forever home to dogs, this year from both the Bergen County Animal Shelter and Associated Humane Society-Newark Branch.


When is the Kearny Doggie Halloween PAWrade and Festival?

Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 11:30am – 2:00pm

  • No rain date information has been provided.


Weather update as shared in this Facebook post.

“The PAWrade is ON! 🐶
Even though there might be a little rain tomorrow, we’ve got tents ready to go, pups in costumes, and plenty of Halloween fun to be had! Come out with your dog in their best costume and rain booties tomorrow morning at Arlington Depot Park.
You can still register in person for the costume contest from 10:30 to 11:30 am tomorrow—details of everything you need to bring are on the flyer here.”


Where is the Kearny Halloween Dog Parade and Festival?

  • The event will be held at Arlington Depot Park in Kearny. Costume-clad pooches, their families and dog lovers of all ages should head over to the Park (off Midland Avenue, between Elm and Forest Streets) from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the event sponsored by the Kearny Urban Enterprise Zone, K-9 Corner/Bone Appetit Spa and Dog Barkery and The Kearny Dog Walker.


Halloween Dog Parade and Festival Activities

  • Halloween Parade
  • Pup Costume Contest
  • Free Mircochipping
  • Doggie Paint Collage
  • “Doggie Bone Yard” from The Kearny Dog Walker
  • Doggie Halloween Balloon Photo Wall from The Fairy Yard Mother
  • Sugar Skull Dog Portraits from Ears and Tails Art
  • Meet & Greet with Blue from Blue’s Clues at the Kearny Library booth
  • Pitty (Pit Bull) Kissing Fundraising Booth
  • PUP-kin Pumpkin Painting
  • Dog Food Buffet hosted by Nuggets Raw Dog Boutique
  • Dog & Human Halloween Treats from Brother’s Quality Bakery
  • Fun activities and crafts hosted by the Arlington Junior Woman’s Club, Kearny Girl Scouts, and West Hudson Arts & Theater Company, among others.


Admission fees for the Kearny Doggie Halloween PAWrade and Festival

  • There is no admission fee for this event.


More about Halloween Dog Parade and Festival

Everyone is welcome to bring leashed dogs to the event. Only one dog per handler; handlers must be over the age of 18. Like the KUEZ Kearny Urban Enterprise Zone on Facebook. And be sure to follow The Kearny Dog Walker (@TheKearnyDogWalker) on Instagram. For additional information call 201-955-7981 or email


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October 30, 2021
11:30 am - 2:00 pm EDT
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Arlington Depot Park
Garafolo Place
Kearny, NJ United States
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