The American Cancer Society holds its annual Bark For Life event Sunday at Chattanooga Market. For humans and dogs alike, the Bark For Life event honors the care-giving qualities of “mans best friend” and includes a one mile walk along with special activities and contests – all dog friendly.
The walk will take place around the concourse of Finley Stadium and includes shade and water.
Patrons are encouraged to bring their kid-friendly dogs to partake in the festivities Sunday. The pre-event registration fee is $20 per dog/human team and includes a bandanna/T-shirt. The day of Bark For Life, the fee will go to $25.
Schedule of Events:
11 a.m. Kick off/registration
12:15 p.m. Opening Ceremony
1 p.m. One mile walk begins (includes shade and water)
Just after walk join in for musical dogs and a doggie/owner look alike contest
11 a.m.-4 p.m. Chattanooga Market vendors open (along with special pet-friendly booths)
Additionally, there will be live musical entertainment on the EPB stage at 12:30 p.m. by Dana Rogers.