PugFest VIII: Cirque du Pug will be held from noon until 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27 at the Bell Tower Shops at the corner of U.S. 41 and Daniels Parkway, in Fort Myers, Florida.
PugFest, now in its eighth year, is a fun dog-friendly fundraiser for the Lee County Library
System’s annual Southwest Florida Reading Festival.
This year’s theme is Cirque du Pug! Morningstar Dog Training will run the three captivating cirque related contests open to any dog breed including Best Cirque Performer Costume, Ring of Fire Jump, Statuesque and a Pug only Best Pug Cirque Performer contest. Additionally there will be a dog fashion show presented by Discount Pets & Supplies, a chance auction with doggone good prizes and a large variety of pet products to browse or buy.
Admission is free, but a $5 donation per family is suggested. All funds raised benefit the Southwest Florida Reading Festival, a free community event to showcase the library’s programs and resources, and to promote reading and literacy.