Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade
The 11th Annual Vet+Pet West Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade & Holiday Pet Market returns to the streets of the Gaslamp Quarter. Pet owners and their adorable companions are invited to deck the halls in the festive costumes of their choice and step out on the town during this jolly promenade and FREE pet holiday market beginning under the iconic Gaslamp Quarter Archway and ends at MLK Promenade Park. Day-of registration and check-in will begin at 11:30am before the parade kicks off at 2pm. There will be nine fun costume contest categories brought to you by Blue Buffalo, like “Best Ugly Holiday Sweater” and “Best Costumed Duo” to flaunt your best holiday attire- dogs, cats, birds, and even fish are welcome to participate in this holly-jolly good time! Along with live music, presentations, and festive fun, registrants will also receive a holiday goodie bag full of fun samples, toys, coupons, and other gifts for your furry friends as well as FREE entry to the Wag Pet Expo at the SD Convention Center across the street on Saturday, the 15th and Sunday, the 16th. Participation entry in the parade is only $15 per pet and owner duo if you pay in advance and $20 on the day of.