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Interested in hosting a fundraising event to benefit the Humane Rescue Alliance? Get more information!

DC Walk for the Animals

Saturday, September 21, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Bardo Brewing | Capitol Riverfront
25 Potomac Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003

Registration is now open. Click here to sign up!


32nd Annual Bark Ball 

Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Washington Hilton
1919 Conneticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009

Join us for the most barked about event of the year. This annual black-tie gala is the only event where movers and shakers of Washington DC can bring their canine companions as their dates. Enjoy an evening honoring the programs and services of the Humane Rescue Alliance with a reception, extensive silent/online, and live auctions, seated vegan dinner, and program.

Tickets are on sale now!


Upcoming Special Events

Max Scherzer Pitching in for Rescue Animals

Help rescue animals find their new families by pledging a donation for every strikeout Max Scherzer gets this season. The Scherzer's will be matching every dollar raised through this campaign. 

Learn more here!

Pups on the Patio 

Thursday, August 1, 2019  | 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Silver New American Brasserie
3404 Wisconsin Ave
Washington, DC 20016

Enjoy Cocktails for a Cause with your four-legged friend.  Mention "Pups on the Patio" and 10% of your bill will be donated to HRA. Purchase a Tito's Handmade Vodka happy hour cocktail and $1 will be donated to HRA. 

Cantina Bambina Yappy Hour

Cantina Bambina
960 Wharf St SW
Washington, DC 20024

Join us at Cantina Bambina on the first Monday of the month to find your forever friend and have a drink or two to celebrate! 10% of proceeds will benefit HRA.

Mondays: August 5, September 30 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Shouk Fundraising Night 

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 | 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Shouk (Union Market)
395 Morse St. NE
Washington, DC 20002

Join us for a night of good food and supporting the animals of HRA. Shouk K Street location is donating 10% of sales for the day to benefit HRA, including in-store, online, and delivery. 

Yappy Hour at Wunder Garten

Wunder Garten
1101 First St NE
Washington, DC 20002

Join us the 3rd Sunday of each month to celebrate the Humane Rescue Alliance in the friendliest of dog places!

Multiple Dates: Sundays - August 18, and September 15
| 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pints and Paws

Sunday, August 25 | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

DC Brau
3178 Bladensburg Rd. NE
Washington, DC 20018

Join us at DC Brau for meet and greet with some of DC's most eligible cats and dogs. $1 per pint will be donated to HRA. The Big Bad Woof will also be onsite selling the newest and greatest pet gear. 

AGoldPhoto Shoot

Sunday, September 8, 2019 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

One Eight Distilling
1135 Okie St. NE
Washington, DC 20002

Join us again with AGoldPhoto to get the best shot of your pet! Professional photos of your pet in a fun environment all while raising money for HRA! You don't want to miss it. 

Spots must be booked in advance at https://agoldphoto.com/events/dc.

2019 Pups in the Park

September 13 @ 7:05 PM
September 28 @ 4:05 PM

Nationals Park
1500 S Capitol St. SE
Washington, DC 20003

Take your pup to the ball game! 100% of the proceeds from your dog ticket benefits the Humane Rescue Alliance.

Purchase your tickets today!

Kitten Yoga

Saturday, October 12
Session 1: 3 - 4 PM   |   Session 2: 4:15 -5:15 PM

Humane Rescue Alliance
15 Oglethorpe St. NW
Washington, DC 20011

Join Yoga Heights at the Humane Rescue Alliance (15 Oglethorpe St NW; Mural Room) for a yoga class like none other! Sweet kittens, some available for adoption, will have the run of the room while participants enjoy a gentle yoga class. There are two sessions available for each date listed below.

No yoga experience needed. All proceeds from your $25 ticket will support HRA. 

Purchase your tickets today!

Questions concerning an upcoming event?
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