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Dog Days at Castaway Island | October 20-21

Dog Days at Castaway Island

Saturday, October 20 and
Sunday, October 21
9:00am – 5:00pm

Castaway Island at TY Park
3300 N. Park Road
Hollywood, FL 33021

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There will be a designated area for dogs weighing 25 pounds or less for all sessions. Donations of dog and cat food, treats, blankets, and toys will be accepted on behalf of the homeless animals at Broward County shelters.

A few rules apply: All dogs must be off leash when inside the facility and must be sociable and well behaved. Proof of current rabies vaccination and County license tag are required. Other than lifeguards, no humans will be allowed inside the water playgrounds. Finally, dogs are limited to no more than two sessions per day, and dogs must be at least 4 months of age to participate.

For more information, call T.Y. at 954-357-8811. The park’s regular weekend and holiday gate entrance fee of $1.50/person (children 5 and under free) will be in effect for these events.

Pricing/ticketing info: Admission is $5 per dog per 50-minute session (plus applicable Florida sales tax), with sessions beginning on the hour from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Dog Wash and Bake Sale | October 20 - 21

Dog Wash and Bake Sale

Saturday, October 20 and
Sunday October 21
9:00am – 5:00pm

TY Park’s Castaway Island
3300 N. Park Road
Hollywood, Florida

Gate fee for entrance into TY Park is $1.50 per person.
The minimum donation for a bath is $10.00 and $1.00 for a bag of treats.

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Fall Harvest Festival | Sunday, October 21

Fall Harvest Festival

Sunday, October 21, 2018
12:30pm – 4:00pm

Sunrise Athletic Complex
11501 NW 44th Street
Sunrise FL 33351

Enjoy a horse-drawn hayride, petting zoo, carnival-style games, rides and more! Walk through our old-fashioned pumpkin patch and hand pick your favorite for purchase. (Pumpkins will vary in price according to size.) Bring your appetite and your holiday shopping list for our food and retail vendors.  

Pricing/ticketing info: Admission is $5 per participant. For more information, contact the Sunrise Leisure Services Department: (954) 747-4600.

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Treat or Treat with the Animals | Friday, October 26

Treat or Treat with the Animals

Friday, October 26
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Humane Society of Broward County
2070 Griffin Road
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312

Do you have children? Grandchildren? Do you know any kids? Well then spread the word for the first-ever trick or treat fundraiser on Friday, October 26th from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Humane Society of Broward County. Children will be asked to dress in friendly costumes (as to not scare the animals, no masks please) and purchase treats to pass out to the animals. They also will be invited to participate in our mini-fair upstairs with games, prizes, candy, pumpkin patch photos, costume contest and more!

No RSVP necessary. Treats and goodies available for purchase.

This is a fundraiser for the Walk for Animals, 2019.

Questions? Contact Caroline Crane at 954.266.6815 or email

Please leave your own pets at home

Next Door Supports the HSBC | Sunday, October 28

Next Door Supports the
Humane Society of Broward County

Sunday, October 28
4:00pm – 10:00pm

Next Door
537 NW 1st Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Next Door

Join us on Sunday, October 28th from 4 PM—10 PM to enjoy a unique atmosphere like no other while supporting homeless animals!

The folks at Next Door know that experiences you can talk about the next day make life worth living, and they’ve created a space that speaks to the creative soul, the music lover, the artist and the poet in all of us. Next Door is the neighborhood hub for all things arts and culture in Fort Lauderdale.

Catch a live show with local bands performing everything from punk to jazz and maybe discover a new sound somewhere in between. Immerse yourself in a great movie in an atmosphere guaranteed to give you a new perspective. Thirsty? Enjoy a sake cocktail or two while lounging with friends and soaking in the atmosphere. At Next Door you won’t be short of entertainment and you won’t be far from all the art happening in Fort Lauderdale.

Painting with a Purpose | Sunday, November 4

Painting with a Purpose

Sunday, November 4
12:45pm – 3:00pm

Painting with a Twist
15971 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027

50% of proceeds will go to the Humane Society of Broward County’s shelter animals,
benefitting the Teen Club Walk Pack

$35 per person

Reserve your seats online at

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Texas Roadhouse Donation Night | Thursday, November 13

Texas Roadhouse Donation Night

Tuesday, November 13
4:00pm – 10:00pm

Texas Roadhouse
3241 SW 160 Avenue
Miramar, Florida

A few students from Sunset Lakes Elementary School decided to begin a fundraiser for the Humane Society of Broward County!

They have partnered with Texas Road House in Miramar and will be hosting an event on Nov. 13th from 4-10 pm. Texas Road House will donate 15% to the Humane Society from anyone who presents the flyer attached.

The students will also be having a bake sale there that night and will also donate profits made.

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Pizza for Pets | November 15

Pizza for Pets

Thursday, November 15
9:00am – 11:00pm

Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza
2203 Federal Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza is hosting a pizza “party” for the pets. Okay, it’s not really a party, but 20% of the day sales will be donated to Humane Society of Broward County. Woo hoo!

Average Joe Run | January 26

Average Joe Run

Saturday, January 26
6:30am Registration Opens
7:30am Run Begins

Tradewinds Park
3600 W. Sample Road
Coconut Creek, FL 33066

Welcome to the “World’s Most Average 5K Experience” where the PERSON WHO FINISHES IN THE MIDDLE IS THE WINNER!

OUR GOAL is to remake the 5k experience by making average special and breaking the traditional idea of what it means to be physically fit.

OUR MISSION is to encourage and promote a healthier lifestyle for the Average Joe and Jane who has the determination to go out and try their best.

Registration Prices: Early Registration – $25 Per Person
Early Team Registration (2-4 People) – $60
November 1st Registration: $30 Per Person
November 1st Team Registration (2-4 People) – $80

Where to Register: or search
“Average Joe Run” on

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