It’s that time of year…where summer is starting to fade and the hopes of a “florida fall” begins to enter our heads.  Whether it’s pumpkin spice everything or an early Halloween display, we’re welcoming September with open arms.  Except for hurricanes, you’re not invited to this party.

*We’re constantly adding events, so if you know of one that isn’t listed, please reach out and let us know!

🐶= Dog Focused
🐾= Dog Friendly
⭐️= Recently Added

🐾9/2- Sunday Se7en Bites Patio Pop-up Market (9am – 3pm)
Se7enbites is celebrating local women artisans and makers by hosting a Pop-Up Market on the back patio! Shop, sip, eat and enjoy these exciting local businesses at your favorite sweet and savory bakeshop. For a list of local vendors, visit the event link.

🐶9/7- Friday Barks, Bubble & Brews (5-8pm)
Join Woof! Orlando and Digress Wine (formerly Cavanaugh’s) are hosting College Park’s favorite dog-focused event. Join the neighborhood for drinks, food trucks, and family friendly fun.

🐶9/8- Saturday Poses for Pups- A Rescue Yoga Event (3:30-5pm)
Join Peaceful Peacock Yoga Studio, in partnership with Diversity K9 Dog Training, for a 60min Hatha Yoga class, surrounded by adoptable pups! Pups will be roaming freely during the class, so come prepared for sniffs and cuddles. Socializing with the dogs after class is strongly encouraged.  Space is limited, click the link above for more details and tickets.

🐶9/9- Sunday Downward Dog with your Dog (8:30am-10am)
Hosted by Rocky’s Retreat, and led by Kelly Wiseman, bring your pup with you for some play time while you take care of your body, mind & spirit. Registration in advance is required. Classes include 30 minutes of play time and 1 hour of yoga!

🐶9/10- Monday College Park Yappy Hour (5-8pm)
K Restaurant & Woof! Orlando team up to host this monthly yappy hour. Grab a seat on the porch and enjoy the live music along with dog themed food and drinks.

🐶9/15- Saturday Pints 4 Paws (11am-3pm)
Dead Lizard Brewing Co. is hosting a fundraiser to benefit The Pet Alliance of Central Florida. Check out some of the vendors, raffles, and hang with the pups! Sponsored by The Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips Citrus.

🐶9/16- Sunday Yappy Hour w/ Pet Rescue by Judy (1-4pm)
Hosted by the Lucky Lure, this monthly event is Yappy Hour is intended to bring dogs and dog lovers together to socialize, bond and form new bonds through dog adoption.  It’s a great day to bond with your dog, and meet other pups too! Visit the guys from Rick’s Dog Deli on our patio, grab some free samples, and don’t forget to check out the special yappy hour menu.

🐶9/23- Sunday Downward Dog Yoga @ Mead Botanical Garden (9:30am)
Practice yoga with Trainer Troy Yoga and your pup, for a good cause! Your $20 donation goes to support Greyhounds in Motion and Winter Park Lost Pets.  Kids 10 and under are free.

⭐️🐶9/28- Friday Pups, Pints & Peeps @ Crooked Can Brewing (5-7pm)
Grab your pup, call your peeps and get ready for a “puppy hour” like no other.
This dog-friendly event is back and will take place, Rain or Shine!

🐶9/30- Sunday Shampooch! (9am-4pm)
This annual dog washing block party in Thornton Park is always a great time.  Bring your pup for a good scrub and feel good knowing proceeds will benefit local dog rescues. Click here for the featured event page.

Photo: Walking Dog Training