Welcome to our 2021 Hybrid Pet Walk!!!
Pet Walk is finally HERE!! Thank you for all of your hard work fundraising and getting the word out. Here are a few details you will need to know about Saturday....
Registration: If you register after Friday at Noon, please bring a copy of your email confirmation with you.
WHEN TO ARRIVE
Pet Walk officially kicks off at 8:30am rain or shine with opening announcements. Make sure you get there early to score a good parking space. Remember, if you are planning to enter the costume contest it starts pretty early at 9am, so register by the stage as soon as you arrive or register ahead of time online here.
JOIN US VIRTUALLY
Walkers who prefer to stay home will also be able to celebrate with us on the 17th by going to our Facebook channel (https://www.facebook.com/SPCATampaBay) or YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/SPCATampaBay). The event will be simulcast on both platforms starting at 8:15am.
MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE & TEMPERATURE READINGS WILL BE TAKEN AT ALL ENTRANCES!
Pursuant to Pinellas County Order No. 21-3, the whole event footprint will be enclosed. Read our entire COVID-19 Safety Plan. These are the Entrances / Exits at which every attendee’s temperature will be taken upon entry:
#1: At the Pedestrian Crosswalk by 4th Ave NE and Beach Dr. NE
#2: At the Corner of 5th Ave NE and Beach Dr. NE
#3: On Bayshore Dr. NE at the Pedestrian Crosswalk south of the Ferry (closest to MFA)
Street parking around the perimeter of North Straub Park will be blocked but we’re offering free parking and transportation from North Shore Aquatics Lot. Service runs 7:30a until event end. Here is the full list of options.
Due to COVID-19 safety precautions we will not have human food vendors at this year’s event. What we do have is a beautiful event location surrounded by some of the best dining in St. Pete! If you raised $25 and wear your 2021 Pet Walk t-shirt you get a 10% discount at The Annex located right next to the park! There are also some great dining options along Beach Blvd and within the new St. Pete Pier.
*More information about Pet Walk can be found HERE.
Click here to see all of our prizes.
- $25 Pet Walk T-shirt
- $100 Opal level
- $250 Topaz level
- $500 Pearl level
- $750 Ruby level
- $1,000 Diamond level
- $2500 Cooper level
- $5000 bronze level
Also, for every $50 raised you will be entered into a drawing for this Venus 11 Ocean Kayak donated by Canoe Country Outfitters!!!
*Tentative Pet Walk Event Schedule8:30am Pet Walk registration and T-shirt pick up begins8:45am Welcome and Opening ceremony begins9:00am Power Design Pet Costume Contest - Register here10:00am Walk starts11:30am Closing Remarks
*Subject to change. Visit this page for the latest updates.
We are committed to putting on a safe event during this pandemic, following CDC, County & City guidelines. MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE!
*** We will be following the new Pinellas County Order for Outdoor Large Scale Special Events (Order No. 21-3, issued on 1/21/2021), which requires that the whole event footprint be enclosed, with specific entry/exit points. Every attendee’s temperature will be taken upon entry. *** See our full COVID-19 Safety Plan.
Click here to see all the amazing pet and animal pics folks have uploaded!