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Special Events

Celebrate with Us! 

BizBash named the Humane Rescue Alliance's Fashion for Paws and Bark Ball events to their list of 2016's Top 100 Events. Thank YOU for helping to make our special events a success!

Take Your Pup to the Ball GamePups in the Park with the Washington Nationals

Game Schedule
Sunday, June 25 @ 1:35 PM
Thursday, September 7 @ 7:05 PM
Saturday, September 30 @ 7:05 PM

1500 South Capitol St, SE
Washington, DC 20003

Back by "Pup"ular demand! Purchase a discounted ticket for you, your family, and your favorite family pet. Proceeds from your pup's ticket will benefit the Humane Rescue Alliance.

Purchase your tickets now!

Cantina Marina Yappy Hour

3rd Monday of the month
July 17, August 21, September 18
all from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

600 Water St. SW
Washington, DC 20024

Join us at Cantina Marina on the 3rd Monday night from May through September for a yappy hour benefiting the Humane Rescue Alliance. Additional dates can be found here. 

30th Annual Bark Ball

Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tenleytown Yappy Hour

Thursday, June 22, 2017 | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Tenleytown Bar & Grill
4611 41 St., NW
Washington, DC 20016

Register Now!

Join the Humane Rescue Alliance and Living by Design at Tenley Bar & Grill to mix and mingle with local residents, fellow pet-lovers, and HRA's adoptable animals. First drink is on Living by Design if you register today! 10% of drink sales during the event benefit HRA!

Pups & Pints at Barley Mac

Sunday, June 25, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Barley Mac
1600 Wilson Blvd
Arlington, VA

Calling all D.C. and Virginia dog lovers! Are you ready to pawty? Grab your pups and friends and join us for a Pups N' Pints party to benefit Humane Rescue Alliance!

Purchase Tickets Now!

All ticket holders will receive FREE goodies and gifts worth more than $60 including treats, swag, collapsible water bowls and valuable gift certificates. Humans will enjoy exclusive happy hour drink specials and be entered into our raffle with over $250 in giveaways, and pups will have a chance to show off their special skills in our Doggie Trick Talent Show!

Pit Bull: The Battle over an American Icon

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Humane Rescue Alliance | Training Room
15 Oglethorpe Street NW
Washington, DC 20011

Register today!

Join the Humane Rescue Alliance Tuesday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. for a conversation with author Bronwen Dickey about her book Pit Bull: The Battle over an American Icon. Bronwen will talk, take questions, and sign copies of her book. Paperback copies of the book will be available for purchase for $15 at the event. After the event, we invite you to visit our adoptable animals next door at 71 Oglethorpe Street NW.

Kitten Yoga

Saturday, July 15, 2017 and 
Saturday, October 14 |
3:00 PM -
4:00 PM & 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Humane Rescue Alliance
15 Oglethorpe St NW
Washington, DC

Reserve Your Spot Today!

Join Yoga Heights at the Humane Rescue Alliance on Saturday, July 15 for a yoga class like none other! Adoptable kittens will have the run of the room while participants enjoy a gentle yoga class. Two sessions are available, either 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM and 4:15 PM - 5:15.

Dog Days of Summer Yappy Hour

Thursday, August 3, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sudhouse DC
1340 U St. NW

The "dog days of summer" are fast approaching -- the sticky nights when you just want to cool off with loved ones, both two- and four-legged.  Don't worry, we've got you covered!

Nardi Media is hosting a yappy hour and silent auction at Sudhouse DC to benefit the HRA. There will be a silent auction and plenty of food and drink specials available. Silent auction items are from all across the area, helping bidders explore DC and experience all our area has to offer this summer. 10% of the alcohol tab and 100% of the silent auction proceeds benefit the HRA, so come on out and toast the "dog days of summer" while helping vulnerable animals in the DC region.

AGoldPhoto Pet Photography Fundraiser

Saturday, August 19, 2017 | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

1135 Okie St, NE
Washington, DC

One Eight Distilling and AGoldPhoto Pet Photography are teaming up to raise money for the Humane Rescue Alliance on Saturday, August, 19th from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Book a photo shoot for your pet for $150 and 50% of proceeds will be donated to Humane Rescue Alliance. 

Reserve your spot now!

Corks & Canines

Sunday, September 10, 2017 | 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Canal Park
200 M Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

Buy Your Tickets Now!

Grab your pooch, a few friends, and come on out for a pop-up wine garden + brunch experience. Join us as we create a new Sunday summertime tradition. Don’t have a pup of your own? The Humane Rescue Alliance will be on hand with adoptable dogs you can rescue and give a fur-ever home to - grab your tickets today!

The Black Dog logoThe Black Dog General Store

Sunday, September 17, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

141 Waterfront St. 
National Harbor, MD

Join the Humane Rescue Alliance's adoptable dogs when they visit The Black Dog General Store located on Waterfront Street on Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 12-3PM. 

In addition, 20% of dog products sold in the month of September, as well as 10% of sales the day of the event, will be donated to the Humane Rescue Alliance. 

Marine Corps Marathon - WE HAVE BIBS!

Sunday, October 22, 2017 | 7:55 AM

Arlington, VA
Washington, DC

We have bibs for the 42nd Annual Marine Corps Marathon. Join Team HRA and help us raise  $20,000 to better serve the animals of the District of Columbia. All donations made through our Marine Corps Marathon project will directly benefit animals in need. 

Reserve YourBib Now!

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