Canines on the Creek: Doggy Parade & Costume Contest

The 4th Annual Canines on the Creek: doggy parade and Halloween-themed costume contest!!

Presented by the FSK Lions Club

Dress up you and your pooch in your best Halloween get up for the opportunity to win prizes and giveaways! RAIN or SHINE

Saturday, October 28 from 2-5PM at the Carroll Creek Amphitheater. The Costume Contest and Parade kick off at 3PM.

There will be exhibitors, demonstrations, food, and prizes.


Costume Contest Registration:

$25 per dog – Dogs must be well behaved, on leash and up to date on vaccinations, at time of registration.

All proceeds benefit Leader Dogs for the Blind. Donations welcome!

To register, call Gary Bennett at 301-606-3012 or email a complete Canines on the Creek Registration 2023 form to

Pay online via Square or mail a check to:
FSK Lions Club
ATTN: Canines on the Creek
PO Box 3932
Frederick, MD, 21705


Judging Categories:

Best small breed costume (under 25lbs)

Best medium breed costume (25-50lbs)

Best large breed costume (over 50lbs)


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October 28, 2023 2:00 PM


October 28, 2023 5:00 PM

Fees & Tickets

Per Dog

Event Venue


Carroll Creek Park