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Bring Your Dog to the Riverwalk for Pet Parade, Canine Cruises This Weekend

By Kyla Gardner | August 28, 2015 5:07pm
 City Winery seen from the west.
City Winery seen from the west.
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CHICAGO — Walk the new Riverwalk with your pets at the city's official "Dog Days of Summer" event this weekend.

The event from the City of Chicago and Chicago Animal Care and Control runs noon to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday on the Riverwalk between LaSalle Street and Lake Shore Drive.

There will be pet-friendly activities like a pet photo booth and canine cruise. There is a pet parade and dog competitions scheduled for Sunday.

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A portion of the revamped Riverwalk project opened this year but construction continues.

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