Pooch Fest 2020

It is time for the 18th Annual Pooch Fest!  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event will be conducted virtually. 

We are excited about the opportunity this presents for increased participation with all of our City of Florence pooch residents.

 Owner Look-A-Like

This is always a fun and stylish category!  Owners must provide names (owner and pooch), phone and email, dog’s name, dog’s breed and age. 

The pairing will be judged on creativity and similarity of attire or costume.  Don’t be shy, we need to make sure we see the whole picture, make sure you email the above information with a

color photo to poochfest@florence-ky.gov no later than September 25, 2020.  Our judges will need to see all angles of your duo to observe costume and similarity.  Awards will be overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

 Most Unusual Breed

This is by far one of our most unusual categories and we LOVE the diversity of our pooch population! 

Owners must provide names (owner and pooch), phone and email, dog’s name, dog’s breed and age. 

Make sure you email the above information with a color photo to poochfest@florence-ky.gov no later than September 25, 2020.  We will be awarding 1st place only in this category.

 Most Unusual Name

We love learning the unique names of our Pooch participants!

 Owners must provide names (owner and pooch), phone and email, dog’s name, dog’s breed and age. 

Make sure you email the above information with a color photo to poochfest@florence-ky.gov no later than September 25, 2020.  We will be awarding an overall 1st place award in this category.

 Best in Parade

Is your dog “poochwalk” ready? We can’t see your pooch in person, but we want to make sure they are ready to walk the walk. 

Owners must provide names (owner and pooch), phone and email, dog’s name, dog’s breed and age. 

Make sure you email the above information with a color photo to poochfest@florence-ky.gov no later than September 25, 2020.  Awards will be overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

 

 

 

Winners will be contacted and mentioned on our Facebook page as well as our web page www.florence-ky.gov.  All submissions become the property of the City of Florence and will be used for the Florence Pooch Fest Event only.  Direct all inquiries to Vanessa L. Lenear, Community Events Coordinator at 859.647.5439 or vanessa.lenear@florence-ky.gov.