15th Annual Bug & Bud Festival

Children & Pets Costume Parade


Join the parade!

RSVP on Facebook or in person at Fur Baby Boutique and you will get a gift bag filled with surprises your Fur Baby is sure to enjoy!

Pet Parade on Facebook

Everybody loves a Milford parade!   

   
Pet Parade Details:
  • Leashed pets are welcome to join our line up in front of Fur Baby Boutique, Daycare & Spa at 9:30 a.m. and follow the parade going through the downtown festival and ending at the Library pavilion for the prizes to be awarded for the costume contest!
  • RSVP on Facebook or  in person at Fur Baby Boutique and you will get a gift bag filled with surprises your Fur Baby is sure to enjoy!
  • All leashed pets are welcome to attend in costume or come without and just enjoy the walk!
  • Costumes will be be judged in the following categories by this years honored judges!
Pet Costume Contest Categories:
  1. Best Lady Bug
  2. Best Bud (Arbor Day Theme)
  3. Best Group
  4. Best Costume (general theme)
  • Prizes: Cash, Top Dog Trophy, Category winning Certificate, AND a Fur Baby Gift Certificate!

Judges:
  1. 2017 Miss Delaware Chelsea Bruce
  2. Nationally Certified Master Groomer: FARRAH CHESTNUT
  3. TBD

Sponsorship Opportunities: 
  1. $50- A donation to our goodie bags given to each participant
  2. $100-Name on marketing materials
  3. $250- Logo on marketing materials and a commemorative Certificate.
    Vendor Information & Applications: Coming soon
 
Children's Parade Details:
Dress up as a ladybug or tree and join the Parade!
  • A prize of $50 will be awarded to the best ladybug costume and a prize of $50 to the best tree costume.
  • Registration for the children's parade will be on event day.  The Parade will march through the festival grounds stopping at Fur~Baby to grab our fur friends to parade with us.
  • The parade will end at the Milford Public Library Amphitheater for the opening ceremonies and awards for best costume.
  • Time:         Assemble by 9:40 AM
  • Where:

Back Parking lot of Calvary Methodist

Church, 301 S.E. Front Street, Milford