The Ides of Bark, the ultimate celebration of Fairfax County’s four-footed friends is Sunday, March 26 at Grist Mill Park from 1 to 4 p.m. Dozens of vendors featuring pet-centric products and services. You and your furry friend can play games and compete for prizes. Enjoy police dog demonstrations and try out an agility course. Learn pet-saving techniques with Pet First Aid/CPR demonstrations and health assessments offered every half-hour by Pet Tech Instructors.
Mount Vernon District Supervisor Dan Storck will host the event. There is no fee to attend, but owners are asked to act responsibly and clean up after their pets. Visitors are welcome to try out Grist Mill Park’s off-leash dog park during the event.
Grist Mill Park is located at 4710 Mt. Vernon Memorial Highway in Alexandria, Va.