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




Metro Denverclick here for FB link

  • Tuesday, May 22 Aurora – Five Dog Night Quarter Auction join us for couple of hours of fast pace auctioning to raise money for FIVE Local Dog Rescues including MABTR.  $1000 worth of items up for auction.   Click here to RSVP (required)
  • Saturday, June 2 Castle Rock – I Love You Because. . . Photo Event at Chuck & Don’s Castle Rock.  4765 Front St.  Details coming soon.
  • Saturday, June 23 Aurora – Red, White & Blue Photo Event at Chuck & Don’s Aurora.  6380 S. Parker Rd.  Details coming soon.
  • Sunday, June 24 Aurora – Adoption Fair.  Join MABTR along with other rescues for meet and greets, silent auction and education at the Belmar Shopping Center from 1-4pm.   Click here for details

Northern COclick here for FB link

  • Coming soon

Southern COclick here for FB link

  • Saturday, August 11 Colorado Springs – Bark at Briargate from 10am to 1pm.  Stop by to visit MABTR at this outdoor pet expo (free to the public) featuring trainers, groomers, veterinary practices, pet businesses, and businesses who want to reach pet lovers.  Click here to learn more

IOWAclick here for FB link

  • Coming soon


Kansas Cityclick here for FB link

  • Sunday, June 10 Kansas City – Downtown KC Optimist Fun Fest from 2-5pm at Alexanders Major Barns – 8201 State Line Rd.  Vendors, face painting, silent auction, games, door prizes, raffles. Homemade pet treat contest at 3 p.m. MABTR will be exhibiting with our Kissing Booth!
  • Wednesday, June 27 Kansas City – Bingo Night at Hamburger Mary’s. Bring your friends for a night of fun and lots of great raffle prizes.  Reserve your seat at 816-842-1919. Click for details
  • Saturday, August 11 Kansas City – Adoption and Education Event from Noon-3:00 pm at Bentley’s Pet Stuff.  6312 N Chatham (off 64th St near Parkville).
  • Saturday, September 8 Parkville – Paws in the Park from 9:00 am to noon.  English Lansing Park.  8201 Clark Ave.
  • Sunday, October 21 Blue Springs – Dogtoberfest 25th Anniversary from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Fleming Park at Kemper Outdoor Education Center.  8201 S. Jasper Bell Rd.  Click for details.

St Louisclick here for FB link

  • Coming Soon


  • Sunday, May 20 Omaha – Pints and Paws Pub Crawl from 2pm to 6pm. 1/2 price pints at six bars and breweries located in the Benson area. Drinking for a CAUSE & meeting dogs.  Click to purchase tickets and for details
  • Wednesday, May 23 Omaha – Omaha GIVES.  An opportunity to donate to non-profits headquarters out of Nebraska.  Consider MidAmerica Boston Rescue. Click here to make a donation.
  • July 14 – 15 Omaha – Pick-A-Pooch from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Ralston Arena.  7300 Q St. Lots of pets prizes, and vendors.  Free admission.  Click for details.
  • Saturday, August 4 Omaha – 2018 Birthday Bash from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at Sue’s Play Yard.  5109 S. 51st St.  Food, games, raffles, microchipping and nail trims.  $5 per person.  Kids under 10 and dogs are free.  Click for details.

WYOMINGclick here for FB link

  • Coming Soon

**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 Needed
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 Sue Adkins 402-213-6103
Cheyenne, WY Rhonda Sutherland 307-630-9077
Des Moines, IA LuAnn Pedrick 515-480-1672