Live Music, Pet Contests, Food Trucks and More at 3rd Annual Yappy Hour Dog Social
By Susan Schrock
Posted on February 22, 2018, February 22, 2018

Services Set for Former Arlington City Councilman, Community Volunteer Dan Serna

Editor's Note: The Yappy Hour Dog Social has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 28 because of inclement weather.

Bone Appetit! What better way to spend time with your favorite canine pal than with live music, local beer and dog-themed food?

Dog owners and dog lovers are invited to engAGE Arlington's 3rd annual Yappy Hour Dog Social, scheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 7 at the Rush Creek Dog Park, 1900 Valleywood Drive.

This doggie social will feature free tennis balls, contests, and a variety of specialty vendors and food trucks with snacks and treats for participants and their pets. Enter for your chance to win in the "Like Pet, Like Owner," "Longest Howl" and "Animals Got Talent" contests.

Leashed dogs of all breeds and adults ages 21 and up are welcome to attend. Tickets are $10 per person in advance or $15 cash at the event. The first 500 people to pre-register will receive a special edition pint glass and one FREE beer (Legal Draft Beer Company).

Early registration closes at midnight April 5. To register online, click here. To register over the phone, call Eunice Activity Center at 817-277-8091 or Cliff Nelson Recreation Center at 817-561-2819.

Seating is limited, so guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets.

Donations for the planned K9 Memorial Monument will be accepted at this event. For a list of donation items or for more information on the event, visit

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