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Kalamazoo's First Annual Parade of Whiskers!

  • Old Dog Tavern 402 East Kalamazoo Avenue Kalamazoo, MI, 49007 United States (map)

Join us in celebration of Kalamazoo's Do-Dah Parade! An annual event that has kicked off the Summer festival season for over 30 years. It's a super weekend when you add in the renowned Kalamazoo Arts Fair, Kalamazoo PRIDE Fest and our Whisker Event!

Walk with the Old Dog Whisker Club in the Do-Dah parade,11-noon ,and then meet us in the beer garden, 2-6pm, at the Old Dog Tavern for food, drinks, fun, raffle and the whisker competition! Registration at 1pm.

There will be a pre-party Friday night and a brunch on Sunday. Tons of fun to be had in Kalamazoo all weekend - music, art and breweries galore! More details to come soon.

This is a charitable event with a portion of the proceeds benefiting The Grey Muzzle Organization, who improves the lives of at-risk senior dogs by providing funding and resources to animal shelters, rescue organizations, sanctuaries, and other non-profit groups nationwide. A second, local charity will be named shortly. The parade and comp are a family friendly event. Dogs & whisker families are welcome to walk in the parade!

Links to our charitable organization and Kalamazoo events June 7 & 8:

View the event page here:

Earlier Event: June 7
Electric Jug Band
Later Event: June 8
Benjammin Educational Kid's Music