November 5, 2023
Event Time
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Centre County PAWS

Dog in a popcorn hatPAWS Fest is being held on the grounds of Centre County PAWS on Sunday, November 5 from 12:30-4:30 p.m. This event is free and open to everyone - kids and social dogs included. 

PAWS Fest will feature:

  • Local food trucks by Flo Bros. Fire Smoked Pizza, Coffee, Hemp & Tea, and more!
  • Beverage bars by Big Spring Spirits, Voodoo Brewery, and Tito’s Handmade Vodka
  • Live music from:
    • Sam Christensen - 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
    • Veronica Auger and JR Mangan - 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
    • Molly Countermine and Ken Baxter - 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
  • Exciting raffles including the Tennis Toss (details below)
  • Unique carnival-inspired games
  • High-quality pet-related vendors

Our fun favorite, the Tennis Toss, will be featured as an activity at 3 p.m. during PAWS Fest. A PAWS superstar will expertly retrieve the winning tennis balls for our raffle. Tennis balls are on sale now to win 3 fetching prizes. Each raffle ticket equals 1 tennis ball and will enter you to win 1 of 3 incredible prizes.

  • Grand Prize - $1,000.00 in CASH
  • 2nd Prize - $500.00 in CASH
  • 3rd Prize - Customized large patio brick in PAWS memorial outdoor patio valued at $300.00.

$10 per raffle ticket, 3 for $25, or 10 for $80

You do not need to be present at PAWS Fest in order to win.


Purchase Tennis Ball Toss Raffle Tickets


Special Thanks to our Sponsors

Universal Sponsors

Truist Logo   VCA Metzger Animal Hospital logo  Marie and Merlot McCourt Logo  By the Numbers Logo


Friend of the Fest Sponsors

Titos Vodka for Dog People Logo     Lily & Moose Ampthor Logo


PAWS Playmate Sponsors

M.K. Love Lilly Mae Logo  PMI Logo  In Memory of Buster Warneka Logo


Carnival Companion Sponsors

McLanahans Logo  Sun Directed Logo  Linda's Irish Pack Logo

Lyla Dunmire Logo  In Honor of Stanton Cats Past & Present logo  Rosalee Barto Logo  In Memory of Lefty & Pansy Logo

Todd and Shannon Hawbaker logo  The Vintage Volunteers logo  Molly, Jackson and Otis logo  In Honor of Regina Logo

The Flying Pig Sty logo  In Honor of Dante logo  In Honor of Little Gus  In Honor of Cat Colony Caregivers Logo

Lincoln Keller logo  In Honor of Chilly Willy logo  Pet Supplies Plus Logo

CDNR Logo  Mason Law Firm Logo  Ripley Losey Logo


Pupcorn Pal Sponsors

The Herberg Family logo  In Honor of Ruffalo logo  Norman Benford & Erica Sommer Logo  Cindy & Topaz Logo

Aller Piano Studio logo  Mountain Top Pets Logo  Raptor Acadamy Logo

Duck & Noodle Logo  The Stearns Family logo  In Memory of Jersey Logo  Boomer and Annie Tien Logo

Bo & Maya Cole Logo  The Feret Duff Dogs Logo  Sheps Pack Logo  In honor of Autumn and Bria logo

The Nepa Family Logo  Butterscotch & Callie Logo  Grace, Ellie & Zeek Logo  In Honor of Pooh Bear Logo

University Drive Logo   The Bruggemans Logo  Moose, Layla & Chopper Logo