WOOFstock 2018

May 12 2018, 10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

WOOFSTOCK-LOGO-2017-with-no-backgroundLet the dogs out for our third annual tail-wagging’ happy affair

Features local fur-loving exhibitors (see listings below) and activities for your entire family with contests (and first place prizes) for your dog. WOOFstock also features music, a dog photographer and concessions available for both dogs and humans. Standard admission for members, non-members and canine visitors applies. (Dog policy details)

Woof! Woof! Want to be a vendor at WOOFstock? Fill out this WOOFSTOCK Vendor Info Form 2017  form and return or mail to director@elizabethangardens.org so we can bring out the dogs.

WOOFstock 2018

New location. New activities. Stay tuned!

Check out our event vendors, activities and exhibits. There’s a lot to howl about at this year’s event!

Many thanks to our event sponsors: The Willey Agency, Ocean Sands K-Resort.


Actual events are subject to change

10:00 a.m. – Gates Open/ Enjoy Visiting Vendors/ Sign-up for Competition –Right Side of the Stage. 

10:00 a.m. – Bella’s Garden Delights (our resident food truck) & Tubbs Hot Dogs opens to serve concessions onsite

11:00am – Welcome Dare County Animal Drug Dog “Boscoe” for a drug finding demo

11:00 to Noon – Judging for Best WOOFstock Booth – Winner Receives a Free Rental for 50 Guests

11:30 – Stage Competitions Begin on the WOOFstock Stage

WOOFstock Dog Competition:

All winners receive a prize- actual categories may change

  • Best Elizabethan Ruff 
  • Best Bark
  • Best Trick/ Talent 
  • Best Owner/Pet Look Alike  
  • Best Dancer 
  • Best WOOFstock Look

12:30pm Doggie Parade – come sign up and introduce you and your dog
. Chance to see and meet a variety of dog breeds on the Outer Banks!

WoofstockIMG_29121:00pm – Group photo of WOOFstock Participants

1:00pm – Big WOOF for the Conclusion of the Vendors

Take A Tour An audio & visual tour
of The Elizabethan Gardens


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The Elizabethan Gardens is located adjacent to The Lost Colony's Waterside Theatre and Fort Raleigh National Historic Park on Roanoke Island nestled near North Carolina's Outer Banks. The gardens are open year-round, seven days a week except certain holidays.

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