Gates open to the public and activities commence Saturday at 12 noon
Event Highlights – subject to change
Live Music – Donna the Buffalo, The Company Stores, Allen Davis, Blackwater Mojo, 18 Strings, Jake & Jesse Pitzer, Paul Burger
Craft Beer Garden:
$5 per ticket – Screech Owl Brewing: Rykers Revenge IPA, Wild & Wonderful Strawberry Ale, Bold Blonde Ale. Oskar Blues Brewery: Pinner Throwback IPA, Mama’s Little Yella Pils. Bell’s Brewery: Two-Hearted Ale, Kalamazoo Stout.
$4 per ticket – Anheuser-Busch: Bud Light.
Preston County Animal Shelter Adoption Event (sponsored by Preston Silver Eagle Distributors): Meet dogs and puppies looking for a fur-ever home. From noon to 4pm, the dedicated staff of the Preston County Animal Shelter will have pets ready for adoption on site. All animals are spayed/neutered, microchipped, treated for parasites, fully vaccinated, and available for adoption by responsible adults at least 21 years old for $150. Pups & Pints admission fees will be refunded for anyone adopting a pet.
Search & Rescue Dog Demonstration (sponsored by Mountainland Animal Hospital): Learn from expert handlers what qualities make good search and rescue dogs. Watch demonstrations of their rigorous training exercises and hear first-hand accounts of search and rescue success stories.
Obedience 101 – Tips from an Expert, Dog Tags Training School: Interact with dog training professionals from Dog Tags Training School. Learn a few training basics including what not to do in this free workshop.
Meet the Old Hemlock Setters, LeJay Graffious and the Old Hemlock English Setters: The Old Hemlock Setters are a line of English Setters developed by the famous George and Kay Evans. These companion gun dogs are one part of George and Kay Evan’s legacy preserved by the work of the Old Hemlock Foundation, based in Bruceton Mills.
Best Trick (sponsored by Cheat Lake Animal Hospital), Longest Sit, and Lookalike contests – Win cash and goodies for your pooch! Contest signups begin at 12 noon.
Silent Auction & Raffles – Prizes include outdoor gear, pet supplies and services, local arts and crafts, gift certificates