Sunday, February 23, 2014

The Beggin' Pet Parade is in Soulard today, St. Louis!

It is Sunday (Funday) and the weather is mild and lovely- a rare treat in February!  Are you looking for a family-friendly event?  The popular St. Louis Mardi Gras Beggin' Pet Parade is today in Soulard, featuring local-born celebrity Andy Cohen and the Barenaked Ladies!

This popular aspect of the local St. Louis Mardi Gras festivities benefits the Open Door Animal Sanctuary and is the largest costumed pet parade via the Guiness World Record! 
Even if your furry friend won't tolerate the crowd (like our Poppy)... is a always a fun event and a sight to see!
The parade weaves its way through Soulard stepping off at Allen and Menard at 1:00pm today, concluding at 8th and Lafayette by Soulard Market.  The parade route can be found HERE.  For more information and Frequently Asked Questions, click HERE.