10th annual Dickson Street Pup Crawl set for April 29


One of the best days of the year for people who enjoy bringing their dogs to bars is coming up in Fayetteville this month.

That’s right. It’s almost Dickson Street Pup Crawl time again.

The event, which is like a regular pub crawl you can bring your dog to, is a benefit for Fayetteville Animal Services, is set for Saturday, April 29 this year at various watering holes in the Dickson Street area.

Registration for the event is $35 (plus fees), and includes the price of the t-shirt, bandana, and access to drink specials at participating bars along the street for the day. One dog per person will be allowed to participate in the crawl.

A packet for participants will be available at the Fayetteville Animal Shelter (1640 S. Armstrong Ave.) before the event that includes shirts (for the people) bandanas (for the dogs), and information the event. The shelter is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

There is a maximum of only 250 registrants allowed, and no day-of registration will be available this year. Registration is now open at Eventbrite.com.

Participating establishments announced so far include Buster’s, Kingfish, Roger’s Rec, Bugsy’s, C-4, Rolando’s, and others.

The crawl will run from around 2 p.m. until 6 p.m.

For more information, or to purchase tickets for the event, visit the EventBrite page.