Volunteer for the 2017 Annual Dog Daze Parade

The 2017 Annual Dog Daze Parade will be held in Downtown Marshall on Blannahassett Island, Saturday, August 12 from 5:30 pm – 7 pm.

Volunteers are needed for Dog Daze, a free, outdoor, family and pet-friendly event. The Dog Daze parade begins at 5:30 with a dog walk around the island. Dog & people costumes are encouraged! Family friendly activities and contests will be held until 7 pm. The Madison County Animal Shelter will also be participating by bringing some adoptable pets.

Contact ilovemarshallnc@gmail.com for more details, or if you are interested in being a volunteer.


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