Waggin’ Tail on the Waterfront

Noon – 4 p.m.
Waterfront Park’s Festival Plaza

231 Witherspoon Street, Louisville, KY

Join us for the Kentucky Humane Society’s Waggin’ Tail on the Waterfront – Louisville’s favorite dog-friendly family festival!

More than 1,500 animal lovers and dogs will attend our annual festival, featuring live music, food trucks, pop-up bars, vendors, adoptable pups, games and more! So grab your family, two-legged and four-legged friends – and join us at the Waterfront! Tickets at the door are $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. They do not include a T-shirt or raffle entry, and there is no physical ticket. Just show up! Proceeds from Waggin’ Tail at the Waterfront benefit homeless cats, dogs and horses in our community. Come out for the festival – and support KHS!

Waggin’ Tail has something for everyone:

  • Music by The Aesthetic
  • Food trucks Bamba Eggroll Co, Celtic Pig, Lil Cheezer’s, HurriKane and Woof n Waggin
  • Mile Wide Brewery
  • Castle & Key bourbon & gin cocktails
  • Addison’s Treat Shop
  • Dozens of vendors
  • Dog temporary tattoos
  • Puppicchinos and pupsicles by Brutus Bone Broth
  • Paint-your-own canvases for dogs and kids
  • EthanAlmighty Kissing Booth
  • A drawing for a custom pet portrait by Zach Lowe
  • Adoptable pups from KHS and other rescues

Start a Fundraiser for Waggin’ Tail on the Waterfront!

Over the past 29 years, Waggin’ Tail has raised more than $1 million to support the lifesaving programs of the Kentucky Humane Society. Please join us as we continue this important tradition to support dogs, cats and horses in our community and participate in this year’s Waggin’ Tail Fundraising Challenge! The first step is to register and set a fundraising goal to help the Kentucky Humane Society raise $100,000 through this year’s Waggin’ Tail!  Together we can ensure that every companion animal in our community is given the care, resources and loving homes they deserve! The top fundraiser for Waggin’ Tail on the Waterfront wins the ultimate spokes-pet rights for 2024. Complete with a private photo session, your pet will be our spokesmodel for 2024 Waggin’ Tail and be our featured star on our marketing graphics.

Want to sponsor Waggin’ Tail on the Waterfront? Contact Savannah Gregorchik-Menendez at [email protected] or 502-425-5486, and check out our Sponsorship Packet for more information!

Platinum Collar Sponsors

Emerald Collar Sponsors

Gold Collar Sponsors

Silver Collar Sponsors

Elite Built Homes

Lifetime Wealth Strategies

Modern Woodmen of America

Oxmoor Auto Group

Park Community Credit Union

Purrfect Day Cafe

Westport Village

Bronze Collar Sponsors

Bristow Bio Consulting

Brutus Bone Broth

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