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CTBA Postponed for 2020 Now scheduled for 5/15/2021
Saturday, 15 May 2021
Wheaton ,


Hi Everyone,
I hope you and your family are safe! 
As you know we had to postpone the May 16th CTBA until August.  Now after much discussion regarding safety, attendance and amount of work, we have decided to cancel the CTBA for this year.   We have rebooked it for our normal time next year, the Saturday after Mother's Day.  It will be May 15, 2021.


So on Saturday. May 15, 2021 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. 

2021 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
• Collector's Corner
• 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
• Foxy Doxie Tattoos
• 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

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