Register now for the 15th annual Mardi Growl!

Registration is $15 per pet and we’ll have seven fun categories to compete in:

  1. Best Vol Spirit: Dog that shows the most UT Volunteer spirit
  2. Best Dawg Pack: Best group of dogs entered together, such as a rescue group, business or organization
  3. Pet/Owner Look-a-like: Coordinate your outfits and win
  4. Best Dog Couple: Two dogs that make a great pair!
  5. Most Unique Mixed Breed (Mutt): Show us your adorable mutt and all that makes them unique
  6. Best Costume: Go wild and the best costume wins!
  7. Best Naked Dog: Is your dog not a fashionista? That’s okay. Bring your low-maintenance pup as they are!

Pre-registration is open now through 11:59 PM on February 28th. Register now below!

Check in and day of registration begins at 10:00 AM. The registration and check in tent will be clearly marked with signs. Check in and day of registration will close before the pet parade begins at 11:00 AM. Once inside the festival grounds, your pet and at least one handler will need to remain in the staging area until the parade starts.