Weekend Events: 4/28-4/29

by austinpetsalive • Posted in: Awareness/ PR, Events

Summer isn’t quite here yet, but don’t tell the weather that! Join us this weekend for some fantastically fun events, all benefiting APA!

Eeyore’s Birthday April 28, 10am to 1pm – Midtown Grooming 1207 Baylor St.

Celebrate Eeyore’s 49th Annual Birthday Party! Hot and cold food (including vegetarian), soft drinks, juices, and Texas beer at the event as well as face painting, and more fun. There will also be commemorative Eeyore’s Birthday Party T-shirts. Admission is free and attendees are encouraged to wear a costume as there will be costume contests and games with prizes for children of all ages.

Purina Adoption Day April 28, 10am to 1pm – Walmart at I35 and Parmer

Purina has generously sponsored an APA! adoption day at Walmart! Adoptable dogs will be outside the store, and APA!’s wish list will be printed and available for anyone wishing to purchase donations while they shop inside the store.

Beauty for the Beasts April 28, 1pm to 5pm – The Beauty Store – 10710 Research Blvd.

Join APA! and other pet-friendly vendors at the Beauty Store for an afternoon of fun! There will be a DJ, wine available for those over 21, and an APA! supply drive. Percentage of proceeds for the day go toward APA!.

Rock the Park Disc Golf Tournament April 28, 10pm to 5pm – Twin Parks Country Club, Dripping Springs

First ever Rock the Park Disc Golf Tournament presented by 101X DJ Trevin and Disc Nation benefiting Austin Pets Alive!. All-day event starting at 10am, visit http://www.twinparkscountryclub.com/index.php/blog/blog/101x-rock-the-park.html to register. Registration fee includes lunch from Wahoo’s, player’s bag with giveaways, and even a couple of adult beverages. APA! will be there with adoptable dogs after the tournament at 2pm.

Rockin’ for the Pets 2012 April 28, 4pm to 2am – Gypsy Lounge: 1504 East 6th St.

Only $5 to get in to this benefit show to raise money for Austin Pets Alive! There will be food, booze, a raffle (you could win an Ibanez guitar!) and of course an APA! supply drive.

Oldies but Goodies April 29, 12pm – 3pm – the Parking Lot between Doc’s and Parts and Labour

Parts and Labour is hosting this “Oldies but Goodies” event to feature some of APA!’s senior adoptable dogs. There will be a photo booth with silly props for humans and dogs alike. Complimentary snacks and beverages provided by Jo’s and Tito’s vodka. And for your furry friends, Pupcakes from Sugar Mama’s! There will be a raffle for a great dog/human friendly gift basket full of awesome goodies (all proceeds from the raffle go to APA!).