Dec
22
12:00 PM12:00

Gift Wrapping at Maplewood Mall

Do you wait until the last minute to shop? Come up to Barnes and Noble in Maplewood Mall and get your gifts wrapped! We are accepting donations for our efforts and will have some Danes available for snuggles as well!

Maplewood Mall

3001 White Bear Ave. No., Ste 1030

Maplewood, MN 55109

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Feb
1
1:00 PM13:00

Izzy's 13 Days of Ice Cream

Izzy’s Ice Cream will be donating $2 from every single scoop in a cake, sugar, waffle cone or cup to UMGDR! Other donations are welcome as well, but why not get some ice cream?!

Both locations are participating in this event, so pick the one most convenient for you:

St. Paul Location

2034 Marshall Avenue

St. Paul, MN 55104

OR

Minneapolis Location

1100 2nd St. South

Minneapolis, MN 55415

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Feb
2
10:00 AM10:00

Doggy Depot

UMGDR will have a booth at the Doggy Depot within Union Depot in St. Paul, MN. If you have questions about adopting a Dane or even just want to pet some, we’ll have both human and Dane representatives there for you! Stop on by.

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Dec
9
11:00 AM11:00

Holidazzle

UMGDR will be at Holidazzle in Loring Park, Minneapolis from 11:00 - 3:00 in the Fulton Beer tent! We will even have some available foster dogs there to meet! Dogs will rotate throughout the day, so stop back often to see and pet them all!

www.holidazzle.com

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Sep
8
11:00 AM11:00

UMGDR Annual Volunteer Picnic

Please join the Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue for a picnic at Thresher Field in Eagan, MN on September 8, 2018

2018 marks the 10 year anniversary of establishing the Upper Midwest Great Dane Rescue so we plan to make this year's picnic extra special!

This is our annual picnic, so come one, come all! 
This event is open to volunteers, adopters, potential adopters, contributors and the general dog-loving public! Dogs of all shapes and sizes are welcome to attend as long as they and their humans are well behaved (and the dogs are on a leash).

Details:
-Taco bar offered for lunch with bottled water. $5 donation to eat. There will be vegetarian and gluten free items available.
-Bake Sale
-$1 and $10 raffle tickets for chances to win small and large prizes
-Caricature artist from 11:30am-2:30am
-Training Classes/tips for you and your dogs-Lauren
-Animal Communicator-Beth

The picnic will be at Thresher Fields Park in Eagan, MN. The picnic set up and events will be at the picnic shelter. Eagan's fence enclosed off-leash dog park is next to the picnic area.

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Aug
25
12:00 PM12:00

Barks for Parks

In honor of Dane County Dog Parks, Wisconsin Brewing Company is hosting the 2nd Annual "Barks for Parks!" celebration at their facility in Verona. This afternoon of fun will include live music, food, and entertainment for both two- and four-legged friends and family.  Food will be available for purchase at the event. 

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Aug
5
12:00 PM12:00

Open Streets Minneapolis - Northeast

Open Streets Minneapolis is a free event bringing together community groups and local businesses to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them up for people walking, biking, rolling, and playing. On Central Ave NE, 22nd Ave NE, 
Monroe St NE, & E Hennepin Ave, come out and enjoy walking up and down this area that is usually congested with car traffic. 

Our Great Dane Ambassadors will be there for pets, photo ops, and donations. Please stop by!

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Jul
28
11:00 AM11:00

Dog Days of Summer

Each year, Alimagnet Dog Park proudly presents the Dog Days of Summer, a free fun-filled family event for members and friends of Alimagnet Dog Park.It’s a howlin’ good time for the whole family – canines included! Stop by to say hi to UMGDR.

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Jun
18
11:00 AM11:00

RochesterFest - Celebrate Pets

Bring your pet to the fest! Don’t have a furry friend to put on a leash? No worries! You can visit with vendors to learn about training, adoption, volunteering or fostering with various organizations including Leashes and Leads, Camp Companion and Bone Appetit Canine Bakery and more.

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Jun
10
11:00 AM11:00

Open Streets Minneapolis - Lyndale

Open Streets Minneapolis is a free event bringing together community groups and local businesses to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them up for people walking, biking, rolling, and playing. On Lyndale Avenue, between 22nd St W to 54th St W, come out and enjoy walking up and down this area that is usually congested with car traffic. 

Our Great Dane Ambassadors will be there for pets, photo ops, and donations. Please stop by!

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