Lowcountry Dog Yappy at Tattooed Moose Johns Island
Jun
1
6:00 pm18:00

Lowcountry Dog Yappy at Tattooed Moose Johns Island

  • Tattooed Moose

Join Lowcountry Dog Magazine for Yappy Hour at The Tattooed Moose Johns Island. We will have our June July Rescue Spotlight Bullies 2 the Rescue Adopt-A-Bulls and our friends at Eunoia Rescue with us as well as live music from Sunflowers & Sin

The fun starts at 6:00 so bring your pup and enjoy some great local food, great drinks and celebrate the release of our June July Issue! 

We will have free stuff for you and your pup so hope to see you there!

MAY THE DOGS BE WITH YOU
May
27
1:00 pm13:00

MAY THE DOGS BE WITH YOU

  • The Rusty Rudder Mt. Pleasant

Join Lowcountry Dog Magazine & friends for an event for the dogs! MAY THE DOGS BE WITH YOU will have local rescues, local vendors, live music, Star Wars characters and much more! 

This promises to be an exciting afternoon of fun with a Star Wars costume contest, a "Pick A Prize" raffle, free swag and giveaways plus some great food and drinks.

This event will feature the following rescues
Valiant: Animal Rescue + Relief
H.F. Help No Kill Rescue
Bullies 2 The Rescue
Greyhound Pets of America-Charleston
Eunoia Rescue

We also welcome the following vendors
EarthWise Pet Mt Pleasant
Riley's Place Pet Retreat
Accurate Chiropractic
Strong Mind K9

Lowcountry Dog Yappy Hour at Ellis Creek Fish Camp
May
25
6:00 pm18:00

Lowcountry Dog Yappy Hour at Ellis Creek Fish Camp

  • Ellis Creek Fish Camp

Spend the evening on James Island watching a gorgeous sunset over the water with your dog! Join Lowcountry Dog Magazine for Yappy Hour at Ellis Creek Fish Camp. We will have Waters Edge Great Dane Rescue, Inc. with us as well as live music from Matt MacKelcan.

The fun starts at 6:00 so bring your pup and enjoy some great local seafood, great drinks and views of the marsh and creek. 

We will have free stuff for you and your pup so hope to see you there!

Vino-PAW-looza
May
20
10:00 am10:00

Vino-PAW-looza

Join us on May 20th for fun in the sun with your friends and family, including the four-legged kind. Our dog-friendly summer kickoff is sure to be a hit with the whole family.

$5 per CAR in advance, or $10 at the gate

Proceeds from this event will support local H.F. Help, a no-kill rescue with strong military ties. Check out their inspiring legacy at http://www.hfhelp.org/ We’ll also be carrying on our tradition of helping local elementary school, Frierson, as they wrap up the school year and look forward to the summer.

We'll have live music, food trucks, beer from LowTide Brewing, vendors, and a jump castle, swings, slushies, and water balloons for the kids.
Music: Cotton Blue Band, McKenna Andrews, Rawberry Jam, and Champagne & Friends

Food: Immortal Lobster, Miracle's Tasty Express Hotdogs, Gidget Gourmet, Kay’s Southern Gourmet, and Sweet Lulu’s Bakery

Fun: Tastings every 30 minutes at Firefly Distillery ($6 with souvenir shot glass) and Deep Water Vineyard ($5 with souvenir wine glass); jump castle, swings, swurfer, LOTS of animals to enjoy and a vineyard to wander!

DO Bring: A lawn chair, sunscreen, and cash for vendors (an ATM is available onsite and most vendors will accept cards, but we all know cash is still king)

Don't Bring: Coolers and unleashed animals.

Lowcountry Dog Yappy Hour at Southern Roots
May
4
6:00 pm18:00

Lowcountry Dog Yappy Hour at Southern Roots

  • Southern Roots Smokehouse

Join Lowcountry Dog Magazine for Yappy Hour at Southern Roots Smokehouse on Savannah Highway. We will have Hallie Hill Animal Sanctuary with us as well as live music. 

The fun starts at 6:00 so bring your pup and enjoy some great local bbq, great drinks and have your pup run free on their awesome puppy patio!

It is also MAY THE 4th BE WITH YOU, so Star Wars outfits are not only acceptable but encouraged! 

We will have free stuff for you and your pup so hope to see you there!

BARK FOR YOUR BREW
Apr
30
1:00 pm13:00

BARK FOR YOUR BREW

  • JOSEPH P RILEY JR PARK

Bring your four-legged friend out to Joe Riley Park for this dog-friendly craft beer tasting on Sunday, April 30th from 1pm-4pm.

Sample over 30 craft beers, enjoy live music and watch funny dog video's with your favorite furry friend!

Tickets are $25 in advance at RileyParkEvents.com. Tickets include beer sampling tickets and sampling cup.

For more information, visit www.rileyparkevents.com or call (843) 577.DOGS.

FIDO FEST 2017
Apr
29
12:00 pm12:00

FIDO FEST 2017

  • Mt. Pleasant Towne Centre

Join us for our 2nd annual Fido Fest on Saturday, April 29 from noon to 3pm on Palmetto Grande and Belk Drive. 

Bring your family and your furry friends (on leashes please!) for a day of fun. Activities will include a Fido Marketplace with exhibitors such as Hairy Winston Pet Boutique, K9 Warriors, Lowcountry Dog Magazine, Bark West Dog Spa, Meow Bark & Board, Riley's Place Pet Retreat, East Cooper Animal Hospital, Chi on Wheels, Advanced Animal Care of Mt. Pleasant, Camp Bow Wow and Love and a Leash. Plus, a Fido Play Area, arts & crafts with Art-Vark Palette, DJ and photobooth provided by Complete weddings + events, face painting, balloon animals, contests and much more.

Wine & Design Mount Pleasant will be on hand with Paint your Paw - only $10 per canvas with 50% of the proceeds donated to Pet Helpers. 

Holy City Homemade Italian Ice, Dave N Dubs Hot Dogs, King of Pops and Pure Fluff Co. will have snacks for you and your four-legged friends!

Fido Fest will benefit Pet Helpers, who will be on site collecting donations and providing information on their pet adoption programs. Pet Helpers is a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 Rescue and Adoption Center and low-cost Spay/Neuter & Veterinary Center that serves communities across the Lowcountry. Their mission is to end the euthanasia of all adoptable cats and dogs by keeping all animals until adopted; providing low cost spay/neuter surgeries; offering humane education programs; pursuing animal-cruelty prosecution; and initiating animal-welfare legislation.

PET FEST
Mar
18
Mar 19

PET FEST

  • Palmetto Islands County Park

Our pets love us unconditionally - so why not give back to your best friends by bringing them out to experience a day of fun, frolic and exploration? Pets and their owners are invited to join us for a full weekend of exhibits, demonstrations, experts, entertainment, and more at Charleston’s premiere pet festival! Pet Fest provides an opportunity for local pet-related organizations and businesses to showcase their causes, products and services in a fun, animal-friendly environment. Leashed pets are welcome with their owners! Or, come to the festival in search of your new best friend from Charleston Animal Society and other area rescue groups, who will have adoptable animals on site.

• Dates & Times: March 18 & 19, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
• Admission: $8 per person. Children 12 and under, Gold Pass Members, and leashed pets are free.
• Admission discounted to $5 per person with pet food or pet supply item donation.
• Carpooling is encouraged, as parking is limited.
• ID is required to purchase alcohol. Outside food, alcohol, and coolers are prohibited.

LOWCOUNTRY DOG COVER CONTEST BOTH DAYS!

Pet Fest Highlights
• Swift Paws Lure Chasing - let your dog race for a $10 donation
• Veterinarians, trainers, groomers, and pet suppliers
• Nutrition, education, and training tents
• Dog washing station - Get your pup clean for a $5 donation
• Rescue groups and centers with adoptable animals
• Children's activities and jump castles
• Food, beverages, and beer for sale
• Live music from 2-4 p.m. each day! Dave Landeo (Saturday) and Return of the Mac (Sunday)

Event & Activities Schedule
• K9s in Flight Frisbee Dogs & Agility Course show (11, 1 & 3 p.m. daily). Test your pup's Frisbee or agility skills for a $10 donation!
• Pet Contests: Best Trick, Owner Pet Look-Alike, Face Only a Mother Could Love, Musical Sit, Best Dog Costume (times will be posted on site)
• Canine Good Citizens Test & the Canine Good Community Test: see if your dog is ready for certification! (Saturday only)
• Charleston Kennel Club’s “Meet the Breed” Family Dog Show (Sunday, 12:30 p.m.)
• STARR (Search, Tactics, And Rescue/Recovery) Team Demonstrations

Pet Helpers Oyster Roast
Mar
17
6:30 pm18:30

Pet Helpers Oyster Roast

  • Downtown Bus Shed

Get ready for a night of Shenanigans at the Pet Helpers 2017 Oyster Roast! Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Tickets include two drinks, unlimited oysters, puppy kisses and dancing! There will be a cash beer/wine bar and food trucks that will be donating a portion of their sales to Pet Helpers! Live music by The Shakin Martinis will keep the dancing flowing throughout the night and don't forget to stop by the puppy kissing booth! Start your St.Patricks Weekend off right by making a difference and enjoying a good time with great people!

St. Paddy's Pawlooza
Mar
11
12:00 pm12:00

St. Paddy's Pawlooza

  • Wannamaker County Park

Every dog's Irish on March 11! Join us at the dog park for live music, craft beer, and food trucks! 

Admission is $5 per person. Dogs, kids 12 & under, and Gold Pass members are FREE!

Outside alcohol and coolers are prohibited. Pets must be restrained/leashed when not in the dog park. Park fees, operating schedules, and hours are subject to change without notice.

Pet Supplies Plus Grand Opening Goose Creek
Feb
25
Feb 26

Pet Supplies Plus Grand Opening Goose Creek

  • Pet Supplies Plus

Join us at the Grand Opening Celebration of Pet Supplies Plus in Goose Creek! Vote for Sinbad-Sadie Second Chance Rescue upon checkout to help us gain the most votes, and receive a donation up to $1,000! Don’t miss the opportunity to make a difference in our best friend’s lives. Come learn more.

SEWE
Feb
17
Feb 19

SEWE

SEWE is a three-day showcase of everything we love about wildlife and nature. It brings together people of all ages, men and women, sportsmen and conservationists, artists and artisans, fans and families. Through an incredible lineup of events – from fine art exhibits, conservation education, sporting demonstrations and parties, SEWE invites us all to explore our “wild” side and pay tribute to our naturally beautiful world.

Throughout the weekend, be sure to catch these exciting events and more:

Gallery hours in Charleston Place
DockDogs in Brittlebank Park
Birds of Prey Flight Demos in Marion Square
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary Show in the Gaillard
Chef, Fly Fishing + Retriever Demos
The Orianne Society in Marion Square
Jeff Corwin from the Animal Planet in the Gaillard
Audobon the Film in the Gaillard

Full schedule here: http://sewe.com/events

About SEWE: The Southeastern Wildlife Exposition was established in 1982; the first Exposition was in February 1983. Since then, SEWE has grown from 100 exhibitors and 5,000 attendees to the largest event of its kind in the nation. Today, an average of 40,000 attendees come to see more than 500 artists, exhibitors and wildlife experts from around the world.

Eunoia Rescue at Southern Roots Smokehouse
Feb
11
12:00 pm12:00

Eunoia Rescue at Southern Roots Smokehouse

  • Southern Roots Smokehouse

It's Archer's 1st Birthday, and we at Southern Roots couldn't PAWSIBLY pass up a puppy party! So bring one, bring all the pups (humans are welcome too!) for what is surely going to be a blast! We'll have prizes and gifts for the fur babies and the not so furry ones too. We're also trying to raise money for one of our fine animal adoption agencies. We'll keep you posted with details of all the activities!