ArtWalk: DogWalk ArtWalk is a lively evening of concerts, culture, and camaraderie that takes place on the second Thursday of each month, from 5 pm to 8 pm throughout the cultural district. Venues stay open late and admission is free. Organized by the Center for Contemporary Arts, a favorite theme each August is ArtWalk DogWalk, celebrating the Dog Days of Summer. Come downtown with your pet and enjoy live music, food trucks, street vendors and a dog costume contest.
Doggie Splash Day: On the last day of summer, Adventure Cover at Rose Park will be open for dogs to get wet and have fun.
Dog Training: Abilene Park and Recreation organize dog training classes for dogs of all ages.
Abilene Beer Summit: A one-day craft brew experience each September that features more than 125 beer flavors from more than 40 breweries.
Downtown Parade: Leashed dogs are always welcome during downtown parades.