|6th Annual Petfest
July 22, 2017 10:00 am - July 23, 2017 4:00 pm (Daily)
Location: Banner Elk Elementary School
Pet lovers mark your calendar for the 3rd Annual High Country Pet Fest to be held July 22 � 23, at Banner Elk Elementary School lawn. The Annual High Country Pet Fest is a community-wide event that celebrates pets and the families who love them. The Banner Elk TDA, The Avery County Chamber of Commerce and My Best Friend�s Barkery proudly host the festival with proceeds from this event to benefit local animal-related charities. This year�s 2017 High Country Pet Fest will incorporate lively entertainment and educational opportunities for pet owners. Planned exhibitions include dock diving dogs, Swift Paws lure coursing, working dogs including the Avery County K9 unit and a Search and Rescue team, educational seminars by local veterinarians and other local pet professionals, the Blessing of the Dogs and a concert by one of our local favorite bands, The Whip Daddys with Madd Dog. We will also have the very exciting High Country Dog Show, and a variety of vendors!