News release

Leash up your Furry Friend and Enjoy the Beauty of Fall During DogFest@Riverwood

Entertainment and activities | September 17, 2018

What better way is there to spend a Sunday afternoon than enjoying the beauty of The Riverwood Conservancy with your furry best friend?

Join Mississauga Animal Services in partnership with The Riverwood Conservancy for DogFest@Riverwood on Sunday, September 30.

DogFest Details


DogFest@Riverwood caters to dogs and their owners. This three-kilometre walkathon features vendor displays, contests and activities for you and your dog including a best dressed dog contest.  All proceeds will go to  Mississauga Animal Services Special Care for Animals and Resources Fund (SCARF) and The Riverwood Conservancy.


Sunday, September 30, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.


4300 Riverwood Park Lane, Mississauga [map]

Special Guests: 

Members of City Council


To register, donate or for information, visit


Media contacts:

Kimberly Hicks
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200 ext. 5232
TTY:  905-896-5151

Vivian Peets
Marketing Coordinator
The Riverwood Conservancy
(905) 279-5690  (direct)