2023 Edmonds Oktoberfest Pet Parade


Pet Parade Information

Join us for the 2023 Edmonds Oktoberfest Pet Parade – a walk and “pet parade” in Edmonds and ending back in the field for fun, food, vendors and contests. The parade will take place on the sidewalks surrounding Frances Anderson Center. Bring out your furry friends to take part in this Edmonds Oktoberfest tradition.

There will be water and trash receptacles along the route as well as Rotary & community volunteers.

Your pet will automatically be considered in one of the contests! Whether it’s “Best Costume” or “Cutest” we have a category for you and your furry family member


Time: 11:00 am

Date: Saturday, September 16

Price: $15 for each pet ($20 day of event)

Location: Frances Anderson Center

Pet Parade Prize Categories

Pet Contests/Judging begins at conclusion of parade

Best Costume
Cutest Pet
Best Behaved
Owner / Pet Look-A-Like Contest


We welcome well-mannered, friendly, non-aggressive dogs & pets
Leashes are required (no longer than 6’ & no retractable leashes, please)
Walk will take place rain or shine – no refunds
Limit 2 dogs per walker
Scooping is required (bags provided)
Please stay on the sidewalks

Costumes Encouraged


Please note: route and times are subject to change 
All events start at 700 Main Street

Check-in opens at 10:00
Parade begins at 11:00 am at Frances Anderson Center.

Finishes at the Frances Anderson Center stage in the family area for the awards.

  • Obey all traffic laws.
  • Costumes Encouraged.
  • Clean up after your pet.
  • Have Fun!