Dogs of MSP | Uptown Food Truck Festival
Jun
23
11:00 AM11:00

Dogs of MSP | Uptown Food Truck Festival

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We will have a booth at the Uptown Food Truck Festival! We will have our merch for sale, including our new Pride swag.

This dog-friendly event is one of the Twin Cities most popular & delicious FREE events, and we'd love for you to come visit us! With 65-plus food trucks, the Uptown Food Truck Festival is the largest Food Truck Festival in the Midwest.

Food. Beer. Live Music. Dog Friendly.

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Dogs of MSP June Meet Up
Jun
2
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs of MSP June Meet Up

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Our version of Sunday Funday includes you AND your dog! This is a free event, where you can grab a drink with friends (non-alcoholic options available too), connect with members of your community, and meet local insta-famous pups. Even if you don't have a dog, we encourage you to come hang out with good people who love dogs.

SUPPORT LOCAL

This is a chance to shop our latest and greatest swag! We will have our pup-ular merchandise for sale, including matching dog and human apparel.

* VIP *

We offer VIP tickets for those who want to enjoy additional space and seating! While the Meet Up is free to attend, our events get rather crowded, so purchasing a VIP ticket will give you exclusive access to reserved seating --> http://bit.ly/2wiSlne.

VIP includes:

+ Complimentary beer or non-alcoholic beverage which includes priority service at bar

+ Exclusive access to reserved seating in the taproom

+ Red-carpet photo op

+ Meet and mingle with other Dogs of MSP enthusiasts

Sorry, but please note that VIP tickets are non-refundable. Please purchase one VIP ticket per person (not dog).

Dogs are welcome inside the taproom as long as they are leashed and well-behaved (please do not bring reactive or aggressive dogs).

FOOD
Eggy's Diner will have a table in the taproom where you can order food and it will be delivered to you.

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Dog Day at the St. Paul Saints
May
25
7:05 PM19:05

Dog Day at the St. Paul Saints

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Calling all MVPs (Most Valuable Puppers)! Take your dog to the ballgame at the fourth annual Dog Day presented by Chuck & Don's at CHS Field Saturday, May 25 at 7:05pm. Enjoy free giveaways, product samples, special activities and lots of furry friends. Get there early, the first 1,000 dogs through the gate get a limited-edition bandana.

Special tickets (including a Saints hat and a $5 coupon) are available at saintsgroups.com (password: dogday2019). Everybody wins with this ticket package because a portion of the proceeds go to Northern Lights Greyhound Adoption, a nonprofit dedicated to finding responsible homes for retired racing greyhounds and educating the public about greyhounds as pets.

Any tickets purchased for May 25 include admission for your dog to the game.

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Babes + Bow Wows at Bauhaus
May
21
6:30 PM18:30

Babes + Bow Wows at Bauhaus

Join us for a get-together to kick off patio season with a bunch of creative ladies and their dogs at Bauhaus Brew Labs!

GirlCreative + Dogs of MSP are inclusive communities where you can come as you are and make like-minded friends. This event is open house-style so you can come for a little or stay for a lot, with giveaways from our dog-loving sponsors happening halfway through the night. Ample parking is available in the lot surrounding the brewery. Bauhaus will have their full list of brews + nonalcoholic offerings available during this event such as kombucha & root beer; this paragraph gives you basically no reason to miss out!

This girl gang hang is for ALL womxn (even if you don’t have a pup but love to pet them) -- everyone’s invited to GirlCreative, and you can sit with us! Grab a friend or fly solo, we'd love to hang with you πŸ’•

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National Dog Mom Day + May Meet Up
May
11
1:00 PM13:00

National Dog Mom Day + May Meet Up

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Ain't no party like a dog mom party, cuz a dog mom party don't stop! We invite you to celebrate National Dog Mom's Day with us on May 11th. This event is for the dog dads, too, as it will be our May Meet Up! Our events are a unique opportunity to connect with members of your community and bond over your love of dogs. Meet insta-famous pups you recognize from Instagram, and who knows, you and your dog may just meet your new BFF.

This also will be the perfect time to pick up any last minute Mother's Day gifts for the special dog mom in your life, and a chance to shop our latest and greatest swag.

* VIP *
We offer a limited number of VIP tickets for those who want to enjoy additional space and seating! While the Meet Up is free to attend, our events get rather crowded, so purchasing a VIP ticket will give you exclusive access to reserved seating.

VIP includes:
+ Complimentary beer or non-alcoholic beverage which includes priority service at bar
+ Exclusive access to reserved seating in the taproom
+ Red-carpet photo op
+ Meet and mingle with other Dogs of MSP enthusiasts

Sorry, but please note that VIP tickets are non-refundable. Please purchase one VIP ticket per person (not dog).

Dogs are welcome inside the taproom as long as they are leashed and well-behaved (please do not bring reactive or aggressive dogs).

FOOD
Eggy's Diner will have a table in the taproom where you can order food and it will be delivered to you.

PARKING // Discounted parking available. Just ask a staff member for a validation coupon:
- LPM Parking Ramp if under 90 minutes (entrance on 14th St)
- Hyatt Regency Parking Ramp (entrance @ Nicollet & Grant)
- Nearby street parking
Full parking details here --> http://lakesandlegends.com/taproom

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AHS Walk For Animals
May
4
8:00 AM08:00

AHS Walk For Animals

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We will be a vendor at the Animal Humane Society's Walk for Animals, so stop by and visit us! This event brings together more than 9,000 people and 3,000 animals to wag, walk, and raise funds for homeless animals across Minnesota.

With your support, thousands of animals will get the care they need to find new homes and loving beginnings! This year's Walk will be hosted on Saturday, May 4, at our Golden Valley location.

REGISTRATION is free: https://bit.ly/2YyKWNu

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Mother's Day Mini Sessions
Apr
28
9:00 AM09:00

Mother's Day Mini Sessions

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For the second year, Dogs of MSP is partnering with KME Photography to offer Mother's Day Mini Sessions! We understand the special bond between furry family members, and what better way to commemorate the holiday than with a photo session with your pup. If you know a deserving dog mom, this is also a unique gift idea!

Sessions may involve families and pets, but please plan accordingly given time and space restrictions. No additional charge per pet.

Details here: https://bit.ly/2OuxMwf

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Dogs of MSP April Meet Up
Apr
7
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs of MSP April Meet Up

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We are heading to Flat Earth Brewing Company for our April Meet Up, and we hope you'll join us! This event is FREE, and it's a great time to grab a beer with friends (non-alcoholic options available too), connect with members of your community, and meet local insta-famous pups like ShermantheTank. Who knows, you and your dog may just meet your new best friends. Even if you don't have a dog, we encourage you to come hang out with good people who love dogs!

SUPPORT LOCAL
We will have our pup-ular merchandise for sale, including dog and and human apparel, and Finley’s dog treats.

Dogs are are welcome inside the taproom as long as they are leashed and well-behaved (please do not bring reactive or aggressive dogs). If it's nice enough to be outside, Flat Earth also has a spacious outdoor area.

FOOD
Food truck will be D&D Goodies.

PARKING
Free parking lot connected to taproom.

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Dogs of MSP February Meet Up
Feb
3
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs of MSP February Meet Up

Bark your calendars! We are headed back to Lakes & Legends Brewing Company for our February Meet Up! This will be a Sunday Funday to remember. Since it's Super Bowl Sunday, we will be showing Animal Planet's Puppy Bowl on the big screen at 2 pm. Come watch the game with us!

We also will have an Instagrammable set up for Valentine's Day photos. We've restocked our new Woofda hoodies and we'll be releasing adorable new knit winter hats for humans!

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Dogs of MSP Winter Brews Cruise
Jan
20
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs of MSP Winter Brews Cruise

SAVE THE DATE! We're bringing back our popular Brews Cruise event where we take a dog-friendly party bus and visit several Minneapolis taprooms! Tickets are $30 per person (plus $3 cc fee) and includes transportation between 3 taprooms on a pawty bus! Attendees will also receive swag bags with goodies from participating taprooms and Dogs of MSP.

** Registration and sign up coming soon **

We will meet/park at Able Seedhouse & Brewery where there's a free parking lot. We'll spend the first hour at Able Seedhouse, and then we'll be picked up by our party bus.

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Dogs of MSP January Meet Up
Jan
13
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs of MSP January Meet Up

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon at our January Meet Up! Bring your pup to this free event, where you will enjoy the company of good friends, good conversation, and good pups (and good craft beer, too)! If beer isn't your thing, Lakes & Legends Brewing Company offers kombucha, ginger ale and Spruce Soda Co.

From pop sockets to matching human and dog apparel, swing by and check out our latest merch (we are always adding to our collection)! We will be releasing a brand *NEW* buffalo plaid dog hoodie! We also will be selling Finley’s dog treats - they are a locally-owned company started by two school teachers and 50% of proceeds help people with disabilities.

For the first time, we are offering VIP tickets for those who want to enjoy additional space and seating! While the Meet Up is free to attend, our events get rather crowded, so purchasing a VIP ticket will give you exclusive access to additional seating. Tickets are $15 and include a complimentary beer. Please purchase one VIP ticket per person (not dog). Tix here --> https://bit.ly/2LP1sCS

VIP includes:
+ One complimentary beer or non-alcoholic beverage
+ Dogs of MSP pint glass or stemless wine glass
+ Exclusive access to private seating in the barrel aging room in back of taproom
+ Red-carpet photo op
+ Meet and mingle with other Dogs of MSP enthusiasts

FOOD
Egg rolls, dumplings, and wontons, oh my! KCM Egg Rolls will be the food truck.

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Linden Hills Holiday Market
Dec
23
9:00 AM09:00

Linden Hills Holiday Market

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We'll be one of over 60 vendors at this dog-friendly and free to attend market at Sunnyside Gardens. Guests will be able to shop the very best craftspeople, artisan food producers, and ready-to-eat food makers the North has to offer.

The event will take place 9 AM - 2 PM in the greenhouses at Sunnyside Gardens alongside their huge Christmas tree lot, making it the Twin Cities' most charming one-stop shop for unique holiday gifts, decadent gourmet treats, and winter home and garden decor.

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Dogs of MSP at Holidazzle
Dec
15
11:00 AM11:00

Dogs of MSP at Holidazzle

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Holidazzle is dog-friendly everywhere! Bring your pup and visit us in the Holidazzle Shops Tent! This indoor heated tent will be packed full of local artists, so come say hi and shop our collection of human and dog apparel (printed and designed in Minnesota). There will also be local beer and coffee vendors in the tent, so it's the perfect place to warm up with a drink while you do some holiday shopping.

Holidazzle is a festive outdoor celebration taking place annually in Loring Park in downtown Minneapolis. The family-friendly and dog-friendly event features an ice-skating rink, visits from Santa, outdoor movies, fireworks, food and drink vendors, artists, and more.

Here’s where you will find us!

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Dogs of MSP at Holidazzle
Dec
13
5:00 PM17:00

Dogs of MSP at Holidazzle

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Holidazzle is dog-friendly everywhere! Bring your pup and visit us in the Holidazzle Shops Tent (we'll be there 12/15 too)! This indoor heated tent will be packed full of local artists, so come say hi and shop our collection of human and dog apparel (printed and designed in Minnesota). There will also be local beer and coffee vendors in the tent, so it's the perfect place to warm up with a drink while you do some holiday shopping.

Holidazzle is a festive outdoor celebration taking place annually in Loring Park in downtown Minneapolis. The family-friendly and dog-friendly event features an ice-skating rink, visits from Santa, outdoor movies, fireworks, food and drink vendors, artists, and more.

Here’s where you can find us!

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Santa Paws & December Meet Up
Dec
2
12:00 PM12:00

Santa Paws & December Meet Up

Has your dog been NAUGHTY or NICE this year?! Bring your pup by Lakes & Legends Brewing on Sunday, December 2nd for our December Meet Up! Mr. & Mrs. Claus will be parking their sleigh at the closest meter, so grab your matching ugly Christmas sweaters (or matching Dogs of MSP hoodies) and come see us!

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PHOTOS (1-4pm)

Please bring $5 cash for this unique opportunity to get a photo with Mr. & Mrs. Claus. The talented Jenna Dailey will be capturing photos, so these portraits are guaranteed to be Christmas card worthy!

MEET UP

Come relax with us and enjoy a beer or non-alcoholic beverage from Lakes & Legends in a festive, cabin-like setting in their spacious dog-friendly taproom. Our monthly meet ups are FREE, and they are a great way to meet other dog owners and connect with your community.

MERCH

Need the perfect gift? We will have our pup-ular human and dog swag for sale, and we'll be rolling out a few brand new items, so stay tuned for sneak peeks on our social media. Support local this holiday season.

FEATURED PUPFLUENCER

Mr. Jack the Lab will be here, so we'll hide the remotes and pillows! Head over to Instagram to check out his crazy antics, as he is quite the character --> @mr_jack_the_lab. #hideyoremotehideyopillow

GENERAL RULES

Dogs are welcome inside the taproom but must remain on a 6ft or shorter leash. Please only bring well-behaved, non-reactive and non-aggressive dogs to the event.

PARKING

1.) Metered street parking available in the Loring Park neighborhood. Most meters run until 6pm.

2.) 90 minutes of FREE parking is available in the LPM parking ramp located above the Lakes & Legends taproom. The entrance to the ramp is located on 14th St between LaSalle and Spruce. (Note: You have to enter/exit the ramp through LPM Apartments). Must have validation coupon (ask any taproom staff member).

3.) $3 for 3 hours of parking is available in the Hyatt Regency parking ramp located at the intersection of Nicollet & Grant (across from Ichiban's). Must have validation coupon (ask any taproom staff member).

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Holiday Photos & Pop Up at West Elm
Nov
29
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Photos & Pop Up at West Elm

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Come out to West Elm and use their store as your holiday card backdrop! Come get your family photo snapped by a pro for a picture-perfect card.

There will be a photographer taking holiday photos and West Elm will donate $1 for every photo posted on social media on November 29th and tagged with #westelmxaspca.

Plus, Dogs of MSP will be there, so come shop our swag!

RSVP: Include your RSVP link (www.westelmxaspca.splashthat.com) in your profile and encourage customers to RSVP via link in profile.

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MN Christmas Market
Nov
11
11:00 AM11:00

MN Christmas Market

The MN Christmas Market is an annual pop-up holiday shopping event that showcases homegrown brands and makers, with a charitable twist. All vendors will donate a portion of sales from the event to three local charities that help kids in the Twin Cities.

Dogs of MSP will have a booth set up on the patio, so be sure to stop by and say hello to us! We will be donating a portion of proceeds to The Reel Hope Project which helps kids in foster care get adopted.

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November Meet Up
Nov
3
1:00 PM13:00

November Meet Up

Bark your calendars for our November Meet Up! Leash your pup and bring your dog to this FREE event for an afternoon of fun! We will be enjoying the day in the company of good friends, good conversation, and good pups (and good craft beer, too)! #treatyopup

We'll have our sought-after merchandise for sale (including several brand NEW human apparel items and doggie bandana prints). The holidays will be around the corner before we know it, so now is a good time to get some early holiday shopping crossed off your list!

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Love Your Melon Limited Release Party!
Oct
27
1:00 PM13:00

Love Your Melon Limited Release Party!

Dogs of MSP and Love Your Melon have collaborated to create a limited edition hat! To celebrate, we will be throwing a release party at HeadFlyer Brewing! We will just have the beanies at the event (not our usual merch), but we'd love for you to come hang out with your pup - taproom is dog-friendly inside!

TICKETS COMING SOON
The event is free to attend and open to anyone, but if you want a hat, we highly recommend purchasing the VIP ticket prior to the event, and picking up your hat once you arrive. We have a very limited number of hats, and we expect to sell out quickly! If we do have any remaining hats, they will be available to purchase at the event. Tickets will be available soon, but those on our email list will be the first to know --> https://bit.ly/2P4ysYO.

The black speckled gold beanie features a black leather patch with gold foil writing. The hat is made of 100% cotton, thick-knit yarn and sewn locally, in St. Paul, Minnesota. Slouched beanie, no cuff and no pom. This is the only hat option available.

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Underdog Rescue Biscuits & Blooms
Oct
13
1:00 PM13:00

Underdog Rescue Biscuits & Blooms

Mark your calendars and get ready for fun at the annual Underdog Rescue fundraiser! It will be time to celebrate all of the adopted dogs and support dogs still in foster care, as well as future rescues. The holidays will be right around the corner and with local area vendors, artisans and silent auction items, you can do your holiday shopping while helping to save lives. This event is free and open to the entire family, even the friendly outgoing furry four-legged members. There is something for everyone and will also include tasty food, thirst-quenching beverages and of course the stars of the event – many adoptable dogs will be available to meet and fall in love with!

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Barktoberfest / October Meet Up
Oct
7
12:00 PM12:00

Barktoberfest / October Meet Up

The dynamic duo is back for a threefold event: Inbound BrewCo's annual Barktoberfest celebration, our October Meetup, *AND* the two year anniversary of Dogs of MSP.

It's the dog event of the season, bringing together your favorite dog-friendly establishment and your favorite dog-loving group of humans. Your pup is welcome in the Inbound taproom every day of the year, but today is something special. We're closing down the road to create plenty of space for your dog to roam, play, and make new friends.

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MSP Welcome Week: Dogs of MSP at Able Brewery
Sep
29
1:00 PM13:00

MSP Welcome Week: Dogs of MSP at Able Brewery

It’s not always easy being a newcomer in the the MSP region. Many Minnesotans have roots that reach beyond even kindergarten. So where do you find your people? Join MSP HELLO and Dogs of MSP for an afternoon of tail wags, connection, and community. First round of drinks is complimentary, and Dogs of MSP will be selling their merchandise.

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September Meet Up
Sep
16
1:00 PM13:00

September Meet Up

Enjoy one of the last days of patio weather at Venn Brewing Company for the Dogs of MSP September Meet Up! The event is FREE to attend, and if you are a lover of dogs, this is the place to be! Grab a beer with friends, splurge on good eats from the food truck (Sandy's Grill), and mingle with new pals and local insta-famous pups.

We'll have our pup-ular Dogs of MSP swag for sale (doggie bandanas, doggie apparel, and cool gear for the humans too).

The event is all ages, so invite your friends, family, and most importantly, your pups! All dogs are welcome both inside and outside the taproom as long as they are leashed and well-behaved (sorry, no retractable leashes or leashes over 6 feet).

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Raise the Woof, It's Woofstock!
Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

Raise the Woof, It's Woofstock!

Once a year the village of Linden Hills rolls out a red carpet, walks its haute dogs and the pup-arazzi follow! Woofstock is a party for pups and their peoples to come together to celebrate their love of all things dog. That means live entertainment with The Linden Hills and Lake Harriet House of Music, our 11th Annual Average Dog Trick Contest and fido fashion show, gifts and goods made by dog lovers for dog lovers, puppy pats for rescue dogs, kids crafting with Heartfelt, a chill Pooch Patio and fantastic food truck eats!

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August Meet Up / National Dog Day
Aug
26
1:00 PM13:00

August Meet Up / National Dog Day

August 26th is #NationalDogDay and we want to celebrate with YOU (and your pups) for the Dogs of MSP August Meet Up! National Dog Day is a day for people to recognize the importance of dogs and how they impact our lives on a daily basis, so come out and spoil your pups with us! #treatyopup

Finnegan's will have a bar set up outside on their spacious dog-friendly patio (note that dogs will need to stay outside). There also will be a server going in and out & taking drink orders. Please only bring well-behaved, leashed dogs who are up to date on shots (we recommend no retractable leashes or leashes over 6 feet).

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