Penrose Square Outdoor Plaza ● September 28th, 2024 ● 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Columbia Pike’s Pet Fair

September 28th, 2024 • 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


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. Slots available from 1:00 PM to 4:55 PM.

Pet Costume Contest

Get creative and join the fun pet costume contest for free! Participants must be present during the contest and selection process to win an exciting prize. This costume contest will take place during the festival at 4:00 PM.

2023 Sponsors

2023 Vendors

  • Arlington Animal Hospital
  • Adylotino
  • Animal Welfare League of Arlington (AWLA)
  • Baney Bones
  • Clarendon Animal Care
  • Columbia Pike Library
  • Commonwealth Dog Club
  • League of Women Voters
  • Love Bites All Natural Treats
  • Lunablu
  • North Star Residential Group
  • Petey and Furends
  • PD the Pug
  • Snouts & Stouts
  • VCA Southpaws Veterinary
  • Wiggly Poochesco