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CrossTown Bark Around Fundraiser and Doxie Social 10/01/2022
Saturday, 01 October 2022
Wheaton ,


On Saturday. October 1, 2022 join us for our 12th annual CTBA fundraiser and doxie social. It is held at DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton, IL. Lots of fun activities including Wiener Races, Doxie Costume Contest, Talent Show, Peanut Butter lick, Doxie Scent Trail, Raffles, Silent auctions and the "Doxie MidWay" No registration needed except for the Wiener Races. 

2022 CTBA Schedule:

11:00 Foster dog parade

11:30 Costume Contest

12:00 Peanut Butter Lick Contest

12:30Talent Show Contest

1:00 Silent Auctions Close-Winners pick up silent auction items

1:30 Wiener Races Start. 
New Registrations from 10:00-12:30
Check in for Pre-registrations 10:00-1:00

1:30 Raffles close (We do not re-draw unclaimed baskets, so please pick up winnings at your leisure. 
2:15 - 3:00 pick up raffle baskets

2:45 50/50 Raffle Drawing Winner Announced 

Activities Going on all Day:

• Open time 10:00. Admission $5.00 (please bring in cash)

• Hot Dogs and Drinks available all day $1.00 each
• Wiener Wonderland
• Nail Trims by Lisa-$5.00 per dog. All proceeds benefit MWDR
• Doxie Photo Op -cost $10 picture. Ends at 2:30. All proceeds benefit MWDR
• Doxie Scent Trail and Funhouse
• Doxie Midway: Includes GO FETCH and DACH DIVING

• Canine Bake Sale -The Barkery- Stop by to get something tasty for your best friend
• Human Bake Sale-The Bakery- Don't forget to stop by for some tasty goodies before they're all gone.
• General Store-Purchase beds, blankets, harnesses, and other crafts. All proceeds go to MWDR
• For Raffles, Silent auction and General Store items we accept Cash, Check or Charge

Volunteer with MWDR

Join us as an Event volunteer to spread the word about MWDR and match dogs with forever families.