2019 Blacktown Pet Festival

Sunday, 13 October 2019 | 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM

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Pet lovers mark your calendar for a PAWsome day out!

We have teamed up with the Blacktown Animal Holding Facility to get tails wagging at the annual Pet Festival on Sunday 13 October from 10 am to 2 pm at the Blacktown Showground, Richmond Road, Blacktown. Owners and their furry, feathery or scaly friends alike will unite for an action packed day celebrating pets and the families who love them.

Special guest MC to be announced closer to the event!

Other attractions on the day:

  • pet fashion parade

  • jumping castles

  • free pony rides and animal farm

  • Australian wildlife display

  • free vet checks

  • free micro-chipping

  • free face painting

  • free Live Caricatures

  • pet stalls and displays

  • Animal Holding facility animal adoption stall

  • mobile dog wash.

The Pet Festival is an initiative of our Blacktown Animal Holding Facility and is a celebration of pets of all shapes and sizes. Gather the family, pets included and join us to celebrate your ‘pet pride’ with a fun day of free demonstrations, activities and entertainment. Costumes are encouraged!

Pet Fashion Parade

Does your pet like to flaunt their stuff? If yes, then make sure to enter your pet in the Pet Fashion Parade! Whether fancy, formal, funky, or a mix of styles, this competition is your pet’s best chance to really shine! Owners are encouraged to add to the fun by dressing up! Or maybe your pet has an amazing talent, here’s your chance to show it off!

The Contest will consist of the following categories: Best Dog, Best Cat and other Pet category.

To register, stop by at the Blacktown Animal Holding Facility information fete stall near the main entry gate. Preliminary judging will be held at the Event Information Stall at noon with the finals in the Main Arena at 12.30 pm.  

Become a stallholder

Should you be interested in becoming a stallholder, please contact tanya.bigeni@blacktown.nsw.gov.au to obtain an application form or call 9839 6000. Please note only pet related stalls will be accepted. Applications will open in August. 


  • Sunday, 13 October 2019 | 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Blacktown Showground, Richmond Road, Blacktown 2148  View Map

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