Waggin' in the Woods




Hosted by Tracking In The Shadows - Rescuing Lost Dogs and Elkhart Environmental Center

Bring your family and furry pals to enjoy the trails at the Elkhart Environmental Center, along with food trucks, family friendly activities, beer garden, vendors and more.


  • Microchipping - Parrett Vet Clinic will be doing $10 microchipping
  • Pooch Parade at 2 p.m. - Bring your dog for a fun walk through the Environmental Center. Costumes encouraged!
  • Guided Nature Walks
  • Agility Demos - A Canine Story will be showing off some agility tricks.
  • U93 Remote Broadcast - U93 will be on-site with today's best music
  • Vendors:
  • Doodlebug Barkery (Dog Treats)
  • Life Expressions Decor by Beverly (Dog Signs)
  • Heart City Designs (misc dog décor)
  • Serenity Pet Spaw ($5 nail trims/file, $10 painted nails for your pups
  • Food Trucks

Pet donations for entry:(Suggested)

  • High quality dog food
  • Pet beds
  • Pet toys
  • Food/water dishes
  • Leashes
  • Collars
  • Crates
  • Treats
  • Pet store gift cards

Thank you to our sponsors:

  • Little Big Idea Grant
  • Elkhart County Convention and Visitor's Bureau
  • Himco Waste-Away Service

Event brought to you by the Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy.

More details, activities and sponsors added as they are confirmed!

Please feel free to send a message or post any questions you might have.


Elkhart Environmental Center

  • 1717 East Lusher Ave, Elkhart, IN 46516