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Purina Pet Parade

The 26th Annual Purina Pet Parade is St. Louis’s largest annual pet event. The parade travels through historic Soulard, featuring pets dressed in their best Mardi Gras attire.

Sunday, February 24th at 1:00 pm

12th & Allen St. in Soulard

Register to Walk with Your Pets in the Purina Pet Parade
Pre-registration for the parade is not available. To participate in the Pet Parade and costume contest,
visit the Registration booth located at the intersection of 12th & Allen. Registration begins at 10:00 a.m.
The cost to register is a $10 donation, which benefits Open Door Animal Sanctuary.
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Purina Pet Parade Costume Contest
The Purina Pet Parade costume contest is now held online through our friends at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. This gives everyone more time to enjoy the parade and the day’s activities.
Visit the Pre-Judging booth by Registration (12th & Allen) to participate in the contest. May the best dressed, most festive pups win! To ensure your pets are safe and comfortable, learn more about costumes for pets here.

Tag your photos #PurinaPetParade on your favorite social media platform and follow the hashtag to see all the costumes.

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