WOOFstock 2017

Apr 8 2017, 10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

WOOFSTOCK-LOGO-2017-with-no-backgroundLet the dogs out for our third annual tail-wagging’ happy affair

First 100 guests get the 2017 Outer Banks SUPER HERO’S Calendar. (Check it out at www.obxarfp.com

Features local fur-loving exhibitors (see listings below) and activities for your entire family with contests (and first place prizes) for your dog. WOOFstock also features music, a dog photographer and concessions available for both dogs and humans. Standard admission for members, non-members and canine visitors applies. (Dog policy details)

WOOFstock Tickets

Woof! Woof! Want to be a vendor at WOOFstock? Fill out this WOOFSTOCK Vendor Info Form 2017  form and return or mail to director@elizabethangardens.org so we can bring out the dogs.


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Check out our event vendors, activities and exhibits. There’s a lot to howl about at this year’s event!

Many thanks to our event sponsors: The Willey Agency, Ocean Sands K-Resort.


10:00 a.m. – Gates Open/ Enjoy Visiting Vendors/ Sign-up for Competition –Right Side of the Stage. 

10:00 a.m. – Bella’s Garden Delights (our resident food truck) & Tubbs Hot Dogs opens to serve concessions onsite

11:00am – Welcome Dare County Animal Drug Dog “Boscoe” for a drug finding demo

11:00 to Noon – Judging for Best WOOFstock Booth – Winner Receives a Free Rental for 50 Guests

11:30 – Stage Competitions Begin on the WOOFstock Stage

2017 WOOFstock Dog Competition:

All winners receive a $100 gift basket!

Dog Judges include: Russ Lay – Outer Banks Voice, Adriane Little – Willey Insurance Agency

12:30pm Doggie Parade – come sign up and introduce you and your dog
. Chance to see and meet a variety of dog breeds on the Outer Banks!

WoofstockIMG_29121:00pm – Group photo of WOOFstock Participants

1:00pm – Big WOOF for the Conclusion of the Vendors


McGruff the Crime Dog – say hello to this lovable crime-fighting canine brought to us by Dare County Community Crime Line.
Agility Course on the Overlook Terrace. Come test your dog’s ability on this course. 
Rally Station

2017 Vendors

  • Bella’s Garden Delight- Food Truck
  • Coastal Humane Society
    • Information about programs and their efforts on the OBX
  • Sew Creative
    • Pet clothing, pet sling carriers
    • Thumbprint Book Marker craft activity
  • Amber Mooney
    • Young Living Essential Oils
    • Petscents line of natural pet wellness aromatherapy products
  • Norwex
    • Pet-safe cleaning products
    • Dog hit towels for bathing
    • Demonstrating cleaning cloths and paste
  • Lucky Paws Pet and Home Services
    • Pet sitting info services
    • Homemade dog biscuits
  • Holistic Pet Shop, Kill Devil Hills
    • Health, wellness and nutrition for dogs
    • Nail and foot trims (must bring VET Vaccination
      papers to show vaccination for free nail trimming)
    • Dog Training
  • Animal Hospital of Nags Head – Animal Hospital of Nags Head is doing a low cost vaccination clinic!
  • Willey Agency – On hand to discuss insurance and your pets
  • TUBBS Hot Dogs – hot diggity dog, yum for the tum!
  • Hazel’s Handywork
    • handmade pet & people products
  • Island Pet Gallery
    • Pet supplies
    • Frosty Paws
  • The Girl Scouts of America
    • Selling Girl Scout cookies


Take A Tour An audio & visual tour
of The Elizabethan Gardens


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The Elizabethan Gardens is located adjacent to The Lost Colony's Waterside Theatre and Fort Raleigh National Historic Park on Roanoke Island nestled near North Carolina's Outer Banks. The gardens are open year-round, seven days a week except certain holidays.

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