On May 9, celebrate the last weekend dogs are allowed on Craigville Beach for the summer with the second annual Paws at the Beach Pet Festival and Walk. Sponsored by Cold Noses Foundation, Inc., this year’s event features a diverse group of vendors: music by Cape Tunes, a photo booth by Ensemble Entertainment, pet contests and a demonstration by the Barnstable Police K-9 Unit. New this year: A one-mile fundraising beach walk! Enter your pup in the “best dressed” or “best kisser” contest among others to win fun prizes. For more information, go to www.coldnosesfoundation.org
The event will be held 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Craigville Beach Parking lot, 997 Craigville Beach Road, Centerville. Rain or Shine! All proceeds benefit Cold Noses Foundation Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that raises funds for shelters and rescues all over the world.