Dog-Friendly Events

Bow Wow Film Festival

6:30 to 8 p.m., July 27, 2018
Lakewood Heritage Center, 801 S. Yarrow St., Lakewood, CO 80226

You and your pet can enjoy live music, a beer garden and short films for the love of dogs. You can also get a low-cost vaccination, dog license and microchip for your pet. Lakewood Animal Control will be on hand to answer questions. All the proceeds from the event will benefit the nonprofit SpayToday.

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Bark-N-Splash Bash: Lakewood Parks & Recreation

  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., August 11 and 12, 2018
    Morse Park Pool, 8180 W. 20th Ave., Lakewood, CO 80214
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., August 26, 2018
    Carmody Outdoor Pool, 2200 S. Kipling St., Lakewood, CO 80227

It’s Fido’s turn for a swim at this annual favorite event.

Cost is $5 preregistration, $10 day of registration. Please call 303.987.7830 to register (there is no online registration). Note: People are not allowed in the water with the dogs.

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Doggy Dip: Foothills Park & Recreation District

Pool party for pooches! Register online.

  • August 19
    Deer Creek Pool, 8637 S. Garrison Street, Littleton, CO 80128
    720.981.8393 | Park Info
  • August 20
    Weaver Hollow Pool, 12750 W. Stanford Avenue, Morrison, CO 80465
    720.981.3108 | Park Info