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PawFest 2023

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800 S. 27th St., Mount Vernon, IL 62864

Join us for our annual Festival of Pets

PawFest returns to Veteran’s Park on Sunday, June 11th from 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Browse a variety of vendor booths with special pet products, crafts, food, games, and more. Your doggie won't want to miss this celebration of pets featuring a rescue pet contest, pet parade, supply drive, breeder demonstration, blessing of the pets, meet the adoptables, grooming contest and more! For more information contact The Mt. Vernon Convention & Visitors Bureau at or (618) 242-3151. Visit our Facebook page, Enjoy Mt. Vernon, for additional updates about the event.

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