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Art & Culture Center of Whidbey Island

Mutt Strut Parade

Historic Bayview Corner presents the annual Mutt Strut dog parade and costume contest, date TBA, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Free admission with a charge for food and beverages; takes place rain or shine.

Photo Credit: David Welton

Photo Credit: David Welton

This family friendly community festival will feature the following activities:


The Mutt Strut: Dress up your favorite canine for the annual Mutt Strut Dog Parade & Costume Contest, sponsored by Goosefoot.

Prizes awarded for:

  • best dog costume
  • best owner & dog costume combo
  • best trick
  • best celebrity dog

There might even be a surprise prize category or two made up on the spot by emcee and Whidbey Island’s “conductor of fun” Jim Freeman.  Mutt Strut registration begins at 11 am; the parade is at 12 noon with costume judging to follow.

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Photo Credit: David Welton

The Mutt Strut is organized by Bayview Farm & Garden, the Bayview Farmer’s Market, and Goosefoot.

Photo Credit: David Welton

Photo Credit: David Welton

Please call (360) 321-4145 for further information or visit for further details.  The location of the event is 5603 Bayview Road, Langley, on South Whidbey Island, just 7 miles from the Clinton Ferry dock.  Take Highway 525 to Bayview Road.  Make a right onto Bayview Road and Bayview Corner is located at the next intersection of Marshview Avenue and Bayview Road.

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