Six blocks of Main Street in the Deep Ellum entertainment district, 2900-3400 Main Street, Dallas TX 75226, will be transformed into one enormous street festival. Featuring 200 top-notch decorative and visual artists, 150 original bands and singer/songwriters performing from seven different stages, the renowned Pet Parade, and enticing foods and drinks.
Festival attendees can stroll through displays of cutting-edge decorative arts and admire, commission, and purchase the works of sculptors, muralists, jewelers, painters, leather and wood crafters, and other specialized fine artists, some of whom will be creating pieces on the spot.
The Deep Ellum Arts Festival takes place Friday, April 7 through Sunday, April 9. However, “Pet Day” is on Sunday, April 9.
Hundreds of pet owners will be taking their best friends on a promenade Sunday afternoon. Enter your favorite Doggie Friend and join in the Arts Festival fun! There are a variety of activities for dogs including a pet parade and talent show.
Sunday’s Annual Deep Ellum Pet Parade sponsored by The Upper Paw
Hundreds of pet owners will be taking their best friends on a promenade Sunday afternoon. Enter your favorite Doggie Friend and join in the Arts Festival fun!
Register online or at the adjacent Deep Ellum Dog Park at Commerce and Trunk Street
behind the Artist Court Stage on Trunk starting at 11am Sunday, April 9th.
The parade begins at noon at the dog park at Trunk and Commerce St, and ends at the
Deep Ellum Village Stage at Main St and Malcolm X Blvd.
Choose your level of participation in the Pet Parade competition – Best Costume, Best Personality
or Best Trick. All contest participants will be introduced on the Deep Ellum Texas Stage!
Contact the Deep Ellum Pet Parade here: Email Pet Parade.
NOTE: Well-trained socialized pets are welcome to the festival all day Sunday, especially during the Pet Parade. We are prepared and staffed for the additional needs of pets on Sunday only. The adjacent Deep Ellum Bark Park will be open for sign in and parade staging. While pets will not be turned away Friday or Saturday, we appreciate your cooperation in adhering to these guidelines for everyone’s benefit.