Columbia Pike’s Pet Fair

October 8, 2022 • 1 – 5 pm

Penrose Square Outdoor Plaza, 2501 9th Rd S., Arlington, VA

We’re bringing paws back to the Pike with our annual pet fair. Join us for a day of pet-friendly fun and meet your local veterinarians, trainers, pet-sitters, boarders, dog walkers, groomers, and more! Find your forever friend from a local shelter or stock up on homemade treats, there’s something for every pet parent.

DJ Edward Daniels of Scorpio Entertainment will be pumping out the beats all afternoon for your and your furry friends to enjoy!

A signature initiative of

Become a Sponsor or Vendor

Secure your booth and help us bring the paws back to the Pike!
Please fill out the form at the link below and return it to our Program Director, Stephen G. Smith at



Professional Pet Portraits

Photographer Alex Sakes will be on-site to take a professional photo of you and/or your pet. The portraits are FREE, but you MUST sign up in advance.

Water Bar

Treat your pups to a taste of the finer things with our selection of waters at the water bar!

Photo by Lloyd Wolf

Blessing of The Animals

Join us at 2:00 PM for a short ceremony in honor of all our furry friends. The service will be provided by a Pastor from the Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ.