How to get your pooch into West Town’s epic dog parade

A very creative piñata costume adorns this dog at a pet parade in the West Loop. (West Loop Veterinary Care Facebook / via DNAinfo)

WEST TOWN — The deadline to register your dog for this Saturday’s first ever West Town dog parade is Tuesday, according to organizers from the Smith Park Advisory Council who’re encouraging folks to strut their “community-wide pet pride.”

Fill out this form to register your dog for the parade, and then take a photo of the completed form or scan and email it to westtowndogparade@gmail. Participation is free.

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Set to begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, the 1.1-mile parade route starts at 1800 W. Rice St. in East Village’s Commercial Park and ends at 650 N. Campbell Ave. in West Town’s Smith Park.

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