A tradition since 1987, the Pet Parade provides limitless entertainment as animals of all shapes and sizes parade through the Sandy Springs Festival, sporting creative and crazy costumes.
NEW in 2019: There is a $5 (tax-deductible) fee to participate in the Pet Parade. Proceeds from the Pet Parade benefit Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, which is a 501(c)(3) organization.
For more information,
and to register
2019 Emcee – Kathi Welch
- Most Unusual Pet
- Owner/Pet Lookalike
- Best Group Costume
- Best of Show
Saturday, September 28th, 2019
Registration: 9:00-9:30 a.m.
(located at the Entertainment Lawn at Heritage Sandy Springs Museum & Park)
Parade: 10:00 a.m.
(located throughout the Sandy Springs Festival – info given at registration)
Awards Ceremony: Will start right after the Parade
(located at the Entertainment Lawn Stage at Heritage Sandy Springs Museum & Park)
The 2019 Pet Parade at the Sandy Springs Festival will again be presented by Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, in partnership with Heritage Sandy Springs.
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity dedicated to saving dogs and cats from high-kill shelters in north Georgia. They operate through a network of volunteers and foster homes in the metro Atlanta area. Their efforts are funded by contributions from compassionate people and organizations who care and want to help make a difference… one pet at a time. Learn more at angelsrescue.org, and be sure to check out all the dogs and cats available for adoption!
2019 Grand Marshals:
Lexi Rabe and Logan Rabe (and their dog Oreo)!
Lexi Rabe is the young actress who played Morgan, the daughter of Tony Stark and Pepper Potts, in the record-shattering Avengers: Endgame, and Madison Russel in Warner Brothers’ Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Lexi also recently wrapped on a film called Silk Road. Lexie loves bugs, playing in water and being a princess. Lexie loves animals and loves to help animals find their forever homes.
Logan Rabe is an Actor/Model who has been in two TV Pilots, a Web Series and three commercials. Logan is 9 years old and loves animals, riding bikes, video games, and Pokemon. He is an excellent student- principal’s honor roll every year and is in all gifted classes. Logan is passionate in his desire to protect not only our planet but every creature on it.
Register today to join in the Pet Parade on September 28th!
All proceeds benefit Angels Among Us Pet Rescue