Thursday, September 8, 2016

2016 Main Event Itinerary

ITINERARY 2016 - Main event Saturday Sept 17, 2016 Millennium Park

Scheduled Activity
Scheduled Activity: Games
Scheduled Activity:Meet The Newfs
Ongoing throughout day
Information Booth opens
Drop off your pledge forms and all of the pledges you collected
Book your times for Photoshoot, carting aptitude testing

Pick up welcome packages

Main Stage: Our MCs Michael and Ashleigh welcome everyone and give general info
2018 Calendar Photo Shoot: $10 prebook time at information booth

Cart Aptitude Testing: $ 40
Prebook 1/2 hour session at information booth

Merchandise Booth open all day

Penny Raffle open until 4 pm

Silent Auction bidding open until 4 pm

HART Booth open all day – face painting with Meryl

Food Vendor/Beer Garden open all day

Working Dog Booth and Healthy Newf Booths open all day
Nail clipping

Vendors open all day
Parade led by Rescues
Music begins when parade ends
12 - 3 Work'n Dawgs will be performing

Skin and Ear Health: Tami K.
Games with the team from Ferghus & Co!
Hot Dog Bobbing

Egg Race
Musical Chairs
Obstacle Courses
Kissing booth
and more!

Ongoing throughout the day

Scent Detection: Tami K.
1130 – 1
Book signing and Meet & Greet with George and Colin Campbell
“Free Days With George”

First Aid Seminar: Dr. Brooke Janson from Apsley Veterinary Services
Contest: Main Stage
Oldest Newf
People who travelled the farthest

Longest flooger
Grooming Seminar: Kaila A.
On land water demo: Peggy Flockhart

Contest on main stage
Tallest Dog

Shortest Dog
Most kisses in 30 seconds

Draft Work: Kaila A and Peggy F

Diet and Nutrition by Laura Ducharme, host of TV show Fido & Wine

Silent Auction and Penny Raffle Close
Draws are held
Prize for collecting most pledges is given

Event Closes – take down tents
Set up a tent at the hotel – evening social at the hotel – outside weather permitting, or in the common area near the back of the hotel