Bring your furry friend to the Connecticut Historical Society to take part in a pet parade on the CHS grounds. Numerous prize will be awarded at the conclusion of the parade, including a best costume prize and a best historic costume prize. Costumes, however, are not required to participate in the day's activities! Children are also encouraged to bring their favorite stuffed animal "pets" to the parade. All animals must be registered prior to the start of the parade, which begins at 11:00 am, and all un-caged pets must be on a leash. The event will include pet-friendly organization and vendor booths, animal demonstrations, and a special area for children's activities. The CHS exhibit, Cats & Dogs in Art and Life, will be open to human visitors from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. This family-friendly event is great for all age!
Event rain-date is Sunday, October 21st.