Dog Days of Summer Block Party set for Saturday

WHO: Anchorage Downtown Partnership

WHAT: Dog Days of Summer Block Party. Don't miss out on this fun-filled day in Downtown Anchorage with a block party celebrating one of man's (and woman's) best friend, dogs. Event-goers can enjoy a stupid pet tricks contest, canine-related products and service exhibits, pet photo-ops, rescue organizations demonstrations and more! Orion Donicht will be the MC handing out prizes and showcasing fun things to do with your dog all day!

WHERE: Seventh Avenue between D and E streets will be closed for the event.

WHEN: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, downtown Anchorage.

INFORMATION: More information including how to enter your dog in the Pet Trick Contest, go online or call., or call 279-5650