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October Events

October Events Supporting Animals in Middle Tennessee

Oct. 3

Second Annual Paws in the Park
Charlie Daniels Park
Benefiting the Mt. Juliet Animal Shelter
Food, music games, silent auction, vendors and more!
For more info call 615-773-5533 or visit their Facebook Page.

Oct. 3

Second Annual Balls to the Wall
3660 Bear Creek Rd, Thompson’s Station
Benefiting Snooty Giggles Dog Rescue “saving dogs of all kinds, and properly matching them with their forever families and our passion lies in special needs, medical cases, seniors, and hospice” and “Micah Ralston, a local 10 year old boy with a condition called Craniopharyngioma.”
Entrance $5 a car
For more info visit

Oct. 4

Pitbull Awareness Day
Centennial Park
Food trucks, live music pittie parade, auction, free vaccines and microchips and more!
For more info visit

Oct. 17

7th Annual Barktoberfest hosted by Nashville Paw Magazine
The Park at Harlinsdale Farm
Food trucks, live music, fun activities for children, adult and dogs! Costume Contests with lots of prizes!
For more info visit

Oct. 26

Witches and Wine at the Manor
Monell’s Manor (1400 Murfreesboro Road)
Benefiting the Cat Shoppe Rescue
Tickets: $20
Music, Food and Auction
For more information, please call (615) 297-PURR (7877) or visit

October 31

Bark For Life
Red Caboose Park, Bellevue
Live Music, Costume Contest,  Magic Show, Fun and Games for people and pets, Food and Vendors
Sponsored by Music City Animal Rescue (MCAR), Granite Regen Tax and the American Cancer Society
For more information, visit