One of the best parts of fall are the festivals! Jackson County is hosting Dogtober Fest at Kemper Outdoor Education Center in Blue Springs, MO. Grab your pup and join us for the fun.

Admission is free with a donation of dry or canned dog food for our Dog Food Drive to benefit area animal shelters. Be sure to bring a donation!

Join more than 3,000 dogs and dog lovers for a doggone good time at the Kemper Outdoor Education Center! Explore more than 75 booths featuring everything from pet photos and pet supplies to pet sitters and rescue. Take part in contests like Best Truck, Best Kisser, Best Tail-wagger, Best Biscuit Eater, Dog/Owner Look-alikes, and the always-popular Halloween Costume Contest! Participate in Gunny Sack Races, Bobbing for Biscuits, Musical Discs and more!

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