HOWL-oween Canine Costume Contest

October 27, 2018 @ 2:00PM — 3:00PM

Show off your pup's Halloween style during Tanger SPOOKTacular!

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Register your pup for the HOWL-oween Canine Costume Contest!

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Bring Fido out for the HOWL-oween Canine Costume Contest! The contest starts at 2 PM on October 27 in the Shopper Services courtyard at Tanger Outlets. Prizes will be awarded for the Most Creative Dog Costume, Best Owner/Dog Costume Combo and Fan Favorite.

Contest Rules:

  • Registration must be completed by 1:30 PM on October 27
  • Contest begins promptly at 2:00 PM
  • Entrants will be judged on creativity, character and uniqueness
  • All dogs must remain leashed and with an adult (at least 16 years old) at all times
  • Rabies and vaccinations must be current
  • Dogs must wear ID tags at all times
  • No dogs in heat
  • No aggressive dogs
  • Please pick up after your dog!
  • Costumes must be safe and comfortable for dogs
About Tanger SPOOKTacular:
Calling all little witches, ghouls, princesses & superheroes: The Tanger SPOOKTacular on Saturday October 27th is where you'll want to be for Trick-or-Treating, and loads of fun for the WHOLE family, including Fido!

This year's event benefits Dorchester Paws animal shelter and features Pet Adoptions, Canine Costume Contest, Bearded Dogs & Ice Cream Team Food Trucks, Cauldron Crafts, Goblin Games, and of course LOTS OF CANDY for Trick-or-Treating!!

Trick-or-Treating for kids 12 and under will be from 1-3PM (while supplies last)! Just look for display decals on entrance doors of participating stores. Masks permitted for children age 12 and under.