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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
Walk in the Purina Pet Parade with your pet! Fill out the form below to register.
Once complete, you’ll get an email to submit your $10 registration fee (per pet), which directly benefits Open Door Animal Sanctuary.
You can also register in person. Day-of registration begins at 10:00 a.m., Sunday, February 24. Visit the Registration booth
at the intersection of 12th & Allen to sign up. Don’t forget to dress your pets in festive Mardi Gras costumes!
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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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