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The 11th Annual Milwaukee Pug Fest
Milwaukee Pug Fest was named the "Best Festival" in WISN-TV's "A-List" contest in 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013. Milwaukee Pug Fest is the the largest Pug event in North America with attendees coming from all over the U.S. and Canada.

PUG FEST - "The" Event: Sunday - May 17, 2015

Milwaukee County Indoor Sports Complex
6000 West Ryan Road (Hwy. 100) (I-94 Exit 322) Franklin, WI 53132

Door Admission:
Adults - $8.00
Children Under 10 - $3.00
Parking - $3.00 collected by Milwaukee County Parks Dept.

ADVANCED TICKETS - AVOID THE LINES AND SAVE MONEY!! Advanced Adult tickets are $6.00 each and Children under 10 years are $2.00 each for a limited time. We accept check, Mastercard, Visa and Discover. BE SURE TO INCLUDE A SELF-ADDRESSED STAMPED ENVELOPE.

Click here for Advanced Ticket Form
    9:45AM - Doors Open
    10:30AM - Opening Remarks
    11:00AM - Talent Contest
    11:30AM - Milwaukee County Sheriff K-9 Demonstration
    12:30PM - Silent Auction #1 Closes
    1:00PM - "Blessing of the Pugs and friends" by Fr. John Allen
    1:30PM - Costume Contests
      Ready Made Costumes
      Hand Crafted Costumes
      Float & Buggy Category
    2:00PM - Chinese Auction closes
    2:30PM - Silent Auction Table #2 closes
    3:00PM - Pug Races by Petco
NOTE: Participants must pre-register at the "Contest Registration" Table. There is a fee of $1.00 per dog to register in the talent contest, costume contest, and Pug races. Be sure to keep your ticket.

Pug Rescue Network will again host the tours and Saturday evening event. Tours on Saturday morning will be leaving from the Comfort Suites front lobby. Tour locations are being finalized. There will be two buses. One bus will be leaving at 9:00am and end at the Horny Goat Hideaway for the annual lunch with the Pugs. The cost of the bus ride is $5 per person, pugs free.

The second bus will leave the Comfort Suites at 11:15am and take patrons and pugs to the Horny Goat Hideaway. The cost of the bus ride is $5 per person, pugs free.

Saturday evening events are held in the Comfort Suites Convention Center which is located in the rear of the hotel beginning at 6pm.... Activities include Pug Rescues pre-selling their merchandise, raffles and silent auctions. The Gouda Girls Truck will be at the evening event outside of the Conference Center with great food for sale. Complimentary soft drinks will be available with a cash bar. Pugs are invited. This is a great event to meet with other pug owners and meet the pug rescues from across North America.

Pug Fest 2015 hotel bookings are being taken. The host hotel will be Comfort Suites however there will be preferred rates established at two of the other properties. To reserve your room you can either book online using the booking link provided or by calling the hotel direct and requesting a room out of the Pug Fest block.

Room Types / Fees:
    Standard Suite Single King / Double Queen: $89.00/night+tax
    Whirlpool Suite / Poolside Suite: $109.00/night+tax
    Room rate includes the price of TWO ADULTS and TWO DOGS.
    Each additional Adult: $10/day, Each additional Dog: $5 / day
Comfort Suites Milwaukee Airport (Pug Friendly!)
6362 South 13th Street
Oak Creek, WI 53154
Call: 414-570-1111
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
1400 W. Zellman Court
Milwaukee WI 53221
Call: 414-563-4000
Candlewood Suites
6440 S. 13th Street
Oak Creek WI 53154
Call: Call: 414-570-9999
PROBLEMS BOOKING??? Call the Hotel direct and be sure to tell them you are booking under the "MILWAUKEE PUGFEST" bloc of rooms for the reduced rate. Or Email Heather Vick at hvick@wiscohotels.com if you are having problems booking a room or if website indicates no rooms available or call her office at: 414-501-1225.
It takes a large staff of volunteers to run an event such as Pug Fest. We are always looking for individuals to volunteer their time and talent to the event. If you would like to become a volunteer, please click this link to download the Volunteer Form.