Kids, do you have the best dog around? Prove it! Sign up for Williamson County Parks and Recreation's (WCPR) Second Annual Dog Show and Expo “Pooch-A-Palooza.” This fun, family event takes place at the Nolensville Bark Park (Nolensville Park Road) on Saturday, March 30 from 12 - 3 p.m. There is a $10 participation fee for doggies, but the event is free to come and watch. Think yours can strut his stuff in a performance of showmanship? See how well he does (and possibly win a prize) in one of several competitions including:

  • Best Costume: Dress up your pooch in their best outfit and show them off on stage.
  • Best Trick: Have your best friend show off their coolest trick.
  • Best Retriever: A staff member will throw a ball or frisbee for your dog to retrieve.
  • Best Bark: Have your pooch show off their bark.

Other Activities

Williamson County Animal Center will be on hand with adoptable dogs. While you wait for competition time, check out the many vendors on site as well.

Registration Requirements

Show proof of up-to-date dog vaccinations upon check-in. These shots include Parvovirus, Distemper, Rabies and Adenovirus. Keep dogs on a leash at all times — unless it's time to compete. Owners must clean up any pet waste and provide them with water, too. Registration is required and can be done online at wcparksandrec.com — activity #14063. Rain date is Saturday, April 6. For more information, contact Erin at 615-786-0200, ext. 2417, or Erin.Williams@williamsoncounty-tn.gov.