Join AARP Oklahoma for Dog Play Wednesdays at Gathering Place

Posted on 09/12/19

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Gathering Place has gone to the dogs! AARP Oklahoma is the proud sponsor of Dog Play Wednesdays at the Gathering Place.

Wednesday, December 4 / 5:30 - 7:30pm
'Tis the season to celebrate with our loved ones and what better way to start the holiday season than by bringing your furry friend to DECK THE PAWS on Dog Play Wednesday, presented by AARP Oklahoma. Please join us on The Patio from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Get your pup's free photo taken with Santa Claus himself! Also, we'll be giving away howliday treats prepared by the Bridges Foundation, stocking stuffers for pups and their parents and you can REGISTER TO WIN A YETI COOLER!

Wednesday, October 30 5:30- 7:30pm
Join us for the final Dog Play Wednesday of 2019 for a Halloween Party on the Great Lawn. We’ll have costume contest, bobbing for bones, trick-or-treating and fun games for pups and parents. Preregister for a chance to win a Yeti cooler.

Wednesday, September 25 6-8pm
This month’s event is “Hops & Hounds”. Cool down, kick back & enjoy free frisbees & bandanas for pups and people alike. You and your best fur-friend will have a howl lot of fun as you enjoy Yappy Hour beer at “Hops & Hounds” on the Gathering Place Patio. Plus, preregister for a chance to win a Yeti cooler.

This month we’re celebrating music & art at “Pupchella”. Enjoy free dog caricatures, frisbees & bandanas for pups and people alike. Plus, preregister for a chance to win a Yeti cooler.

Wednesday, July 24 6-8pm
AARP Oklahoma is proud to sponsor Dog Play Wednesday as the Gathering Place is transformed into the Wizarding World of “Pawgwarts”. Bring your Gryffindogs or Hufflefluffs to The Patio for a Harry Potter themed Dog Play event that we solemnly swear is pup to be good! Join in the fun with our costume contest- categories are small dog, medium dog, large dog and muggle/wizard (human/dog combo). The lucky winner in each category will receive pupckes from Not Your Grandma’s Cupcakes. From photo ops, to wizarding games and spellbinding treats, “Pawgwarts” will be a magical event for Wizards and puggles! Register online or onsite at the event, and you will be eligible to win a YETI cooler, compliments of AARP OK.

Wednesday, June 26 6-8pm
When the heat hits the 918 bring your pooch to The Patio and enjoy Pools & Paws. Your four-legged friends can splash around kiddy pools to cool off. Plus,  we'll have a fun, beach-themed photo op and you just might meet your new best friend who is looking for a forever home. Register online HERE or onsite at the event, and you will be eligible to win a YETI cooler, compliments of AARP OK.

Wednesday, May 22 5-8pm
Enjoy an onsite doggy spa, mobile grooming and educational sessions on healthy dog habits. You and your dog will leave feeling paw-esome!

Wednesday, April 24 5-8pm
Spring has sprung and it is finally patio season at Gathering Place! Bring your pup to The Patio for this month’s Dog Play Wednesday event presented by AARP Oklahoma, “Dogs for Dogs!” Bond with your pup as you enjoy live music, tasty hot dogs and Yappy Hour beers at The Patio. Complimentary hot dogs for the first 100 people who come by and say hello.

Wednesday, March 27 5:30pm & 6:30pm
Let's do the downward dog! Join us for DOGA or dog yoga classes on the Great Lawn. Following your class, AARP Oklahoma provides complimentary organic, doggie treats for your four-legged friend.

Our tails are wagging just thinking about it! Please note, all dogs must be on a leash. Dogs are not allowed inside buildings or on the play equipment. Guests are responsible for cleaning up after their dogs.


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