SAN ANTONIO, TX (September 12, 2018) – The fourth annual Thomas J. Henry Bark in the Park Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume Contest and Expo will be happening in San Antonio Saturday, October 6! Each year, hundreds of pet owners from San Antonio and surrounding areas gather at the Sunken Garden Theater to compete for thousands of dollars in prizes and to help raise money for local “no-kill” animal shelters.
Contest prizes range from $50 for all semi-finalist all the way up to $1,000 for our 1st Place winner! The event will be attended by local celebrities with the final round to be decided by a panel of Celebrity Guest Judges. This year’s Celebrity Guest Judges include Bryn Forbes and Dante Cunningham of the San Antonio Spurs, Leslie Bohl of Leslie Bohl Media, and Anthony “THE DUKE” Almanzar of the Dana Cortez Show and Energy 94.1.
Don’t have a pet? Don’t worry! You can still come out and take part in the family-friendly event with games, music, prizes, local vendors, a kid’s zone, and concession provided by some of the best food trucks in San Antonio! Gift and prizes will also be handed out to contestants and spectators throughout the day.
The event is open and free to the public, and all proceeds from the event, including contest registration fees and vendor fees, go directly to San Antonio Pets Alive (SAPA) and Animal Defense League of Texas (ADL).
Contestants can pre-register their pets for $7 at https://bit.ly/barkintheparksa2018 or register on-site the day of the event for $10 (cash only). You can also donate to the cause and get additional info on the event by visiting https://bark.tjhlaw.com.