Events

MABTR participates in events throughout the year in order to educate the public on our existence and rescue efforts. We will continue to do our part by exhibiting at events and participating in fundraisers in order to spread the word.

Events are added regularly and posted below by state.  Hope to see you there!

Year-Round Events: click on event for more details

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CLICK HERE FOR MABTR DOG RULES WHEN ATTENDING OUR EVENTS

COLORADO

Metro Denverclick here for FB link

  • May 1 to June 30 Shoe Recycle Fundraiser. Click here for details
  • Saturday, June 24 & 25 Westminster – Garage Sale at 8504 Wiley Cir from 8am to 4pm. Please consider donating your unwanted items to be sold at our garage sale.  Click here for details.
  • Saturday, June 24 Littleton – Meet and Greet Event at Destiny’s Paws 5950 S Platte Canyon Rd from 11am to 2pm
  • Saturday, July 1 Aurora – USA Pride Photo Shoot at Chuck & Don’s 6380 S Parker Rd from 11am to 3pm. Click here for details.
  • Saturday, July 8 Denver – Annual Northwest Denver Adopt-a-thon at Old Elitch Pavilion  38th and Tennyson from 11am to 3pm.  Details coming soon
  • Saturday, July 15 Littleton – Meet and Greet Event at Riley’s Natural Pet Supply 7580 S Pierce St from 1pm to 4pm
  • Saturday, July 29 Centennial – Meet and Greet Event at Chuck & Don’s 2253 E Briarwood Ave from 11am to 3pm
  • Saturday, August 5 Westminster – Movie Night at 8504 Wiley Cir. Details coming soon
  • August 19 & 20 Denver – Pet Expo at Denver Merchandise Mart.  MABTR to exhibit. Click here for more details.
  • Saturday, August 26 Centennial – Birthday Bash.  Welcome to the Carnival at Arapho Park 7800 S Adams St from 11am to 1pm.  Rain or Shine.  Games, Food, Raffles, Birthday Cake, photos and more.  $5 per person. Dogs and children under 10 free.  All Breeds Welcome! Click here for details.

Northern COclick here for FB link

Southern COclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, August 12 Castle Rock – Meet and Greet Event at Chuck & Don’s 4765 Front St from 11am to 3pm

IOWAclick here for FB link

MISSOURI

Kansas Cityclick here for FB link

  • May 1 to June 30 Shoe Recycle Fundraiser. Click here for details
  • Saturday, June 24 – Meet and Greet adoptable dogs at Bentley’s Pet Stuff from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  14905 W. 119th St (119th and Blackbob – Center Pointe Shopping Center), Olathe, KS.
  • Wednesday, June 28 Kansas City, MO – Bingo Night at Hamburger Mary’s from 7 pm – 9 pm.  3700 Broadway Blvd.  Click here for details and to reserve seats.  Please note – This is an adults only event.
  • Saturday, July 29 – Meet and Greet adoptable dogs at Bentley’s Pet Stuff from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  14905 W. 119th St (119th and Blackbob – Center Pointe Shopping Center), Olathe, KS.
  • Saturday, August 12 – Meet and Greet adoptable dogs at Bentley’s Pet Stuff from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.  14905 W. 119th St (119th and Blackbob – Center Pointe Shopping Center), Olathe, KS.
  • September 16 & 17 Bonner Springs, KS – Renaissance Festival “Ales & Tales” Weekend. 10am to 7pm at 633 N. 130th St.  Click here for details.
  • Sunday, October 22 Blue Springs, MO – Dogtober Fest from 10am to 4pm at Kemper Outdoor Education Center.  8201 S Jasper Bell Rd.  Free admission.  Click here for details.

St Louisclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, June 24 St Louis – Monthly Playdate from 1:30-3:30pm at the Museum of the Dog, 1721 S Mason Rd.  $5 per dog. All Breeds Welcome. Children friendly.
  • Saturday, July 22 St Louis – Monthly Playdate from 1:30-3:30pm at the Museum of the Dog, 1721 S Mason Rd.  $5 per dog. All Breeds Welcome. Children friendly.
  • Saturday, July 29 Affton – Painting for Paws from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at St. Philip’s UCC – 10708 Lavinia Dr.  Cost $25 per person which include two drink tickets (wine, beer, soda, water).  Painting of a boston on a 8×8 canvas. Bring extra money for a silent auction.  Click here to reserve your seat
  • Sunday, August 13 Arnold – Mother Nature’s Rules Seminar from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Meramec Arnold Elks Lodge.  1515 Miller Rd.  You will learn about dog psychology, how to set boundries, and how to live harmoniously with your dog.  Click here to reserve your seat.
  • Saturday, September 16 St Louis – Monthly Playdate from 1:30-3:30pm at the Museum of the Dog, 1721 S Mason Rd.  $5 per dog. All Breeds Welcome. Children friendly.
  • Saturday, October 21 St. Louis – Boston Boo from 1:00 to 3:30.  Save the date
  • October 28 and 29 St. Louis – Amazing Pet Expo at the St. Charles Convention Center.  Pet friendly.  Click here for details.
  • Saturday, November 11 St Louis – Monthly Playdate from 1:30-3:30pm at the Museum of the Dog, 1721 S Mason Rd.  $5 per dog. All Breeds Welcome. Children friendly.

NEBRASKA

  • May 1 to June 30 Shoe Recycle Fundraiser. Click here for details
  • Sunday, July 9 Omaha – BarkAid. MABTR is hosting Patrick Lomantini, owner of Lomantini, to provide haircuts for a mim donation of $25 at Panache’ from 10am to 6pm at Panache’ Salon 14513 W Center Rd. Proceeds will go to MABTR. Click for more details
  • Saturday, July 15 Omaha – Pick-a-Pooch Adoption Event from 11am to 4pm at the Ralston Arena.  7300 Q Street.  Lots of pets, prizes and vendors.  Free admission.  Click here for details.
  • Saturday, August 12 Omaha – Birthday Bash from 2pm to 4pm at Sue’s fenced in yard (5109 S 51st St; north of Q St).  ICE CREAM bar, games, raffles, and Off Leash Play.  $5 per person. Dogs and children under 10 free.  ALL BREEDS Welcome!!  Click here for details
  • Saturday, September 16 Omaha – Patriot Pet Celebration from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Patriot Homebrew Supply.  2929 N. 204th St.  Dog parade, raffles, contests, food and much more.  Admission is free.  Click here for details.
  • Sunday, September 24 Omaha – Walk for the Animals held at the NHS (89th and Fort St) from 11am to 2pm. MABTR will be exhibiting.

WYOMING

  • Saturday, June 24 Cheyenne – SuperDay 2017 from 10am to 4pm at Lions Park.  4603 Lion Park Drive.  Click here for details.

**If you would like to help at any of the following events please contact the local Event Coordinators.**

Region Name/Email Phone
CO Springs, CO Laurie Spear 719-439-9827
Boulder, CO Dana Mielke 720-618-7462
Denver, CO Cindy Marques 303-475-8155
Kansas City, MO/KS Sara Schuster and Brian Lawrence 816-522-6874
St Louis, MO Crystal Hall 314-471-1878
Omaha, NE Jennifer Misfeldt 402-510-1346
Cheyenne, WY Rhonda Sutherland 307-630-9077
Des Moines, IA LuAnn Pedrick 515-480-1672