Events & Classes

Reindog Parade

Loading Events
Back to Events & Classes
  • This event has passed.

December 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free with Garden Admission

Reindog Parade


December 1, 2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free with Garden Admission
Event Categories:
, , ,


Atlanta Botanical Garden
1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States

Join the once-a-year fun of dogs in the Garden. Dress your pooch in holiday finery to compete for prizes or to just show off. Enjoy photos with Saint Nick and connect with local canine enthusiasts and businesses in the Doggie Expo. Don’t have a dog? Come enjoy the show!

Thank you for participating in this years Reindog Parade! Keep an eye out next fall for details on the 2019 Reindog Parade | View the guidelines | Questions? Email


Victoria Stilwell, star of Animal Planet’s hit TV series It’s Me or the Dog, and Holly Firfer, CNN Correspondent, are emcees for the Reindog Parade this year!



  • Atlanta Dog Spa
  • Bark & Board
  • Bark ATL
  • Dog Days Atlanta
  • Highland Pet Supply
  • Kirkwood Feed & Seed
  • PureLUXE Pet Foods


Thank you for participating in the 2018 Reindog Parade! The winning pups for each category are below:


Best Adult: Dogs older than 12 months.
1st place: Maggie (Dachshund mix)
2nd place: Pancho Villa (Toy Poodle)
3rd place: Betty Lou (Chihuahua Yorkshire Terrier Mix)


Best Puppy: Dogs 12 months and younger.
1st place: Stella (French Bulldog)
2nd place: Nuri (Sapsali)


Best Botanical: Costumes with plant themes, such as flowers, Christmas trees, poinsettias, mistletoe, and more.
1st place: Chloe Princess Pom (Pomeranian)
2nd place: Yoshi (French Bulldog)
3rd place: Bash (Black Labrador)


Best Dog Pack: Two or more dogs walking across the stage together.
1st place: The Reindog Pollinators: Buzzing Code, Spinning Rocco, Humming Walter and Queenly Bingo
2nd place: Varsity Dogs: Lucy and TJ
3rd place: Milk and Cookies for Santa: Rocky and Comet


Best Dog-Owner Dress-a-Like: Dog and owner dressed in similar fashion.
1st place: Sankofa (Yorkshire Terrier Mix)
2nd place: Bella
3rd place: Jojo

Reindog Registration has closed. Dogs are still welcome to attend the festivities on Dec. 1, with an $18 fee paid at Garden Admissions.

Members See it Free!

In addition to unlimited free admission during daytime hours – including events such as the Reindog Parade – Garden members save on classes, gift shop purchases and more!

Learn More And Join