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The Coon Rapids Love My Pet Fair is back for 2021! This annual event welcomes all friendly critters (on a leash) and their owners. 

Saturday, September 18, 2021
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Riverview Park, 2420 105th Ave. 

Bring your pet to the "Coon Rapids Love My Pet Fair" and participate in a pet parade, pet/owner costume contest, games and more fun events! For the kids there is a bouncy house and sidewalk chalk art contest! View the press release.

Schedule of Events

10 a.m.  Visit the Welcome Booth for a map, schedule & goodie bag!
10-10:45 a.m. On-site registration for the Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest
10:30 a.m. Agility demonstration
11 a.m.  PetSmart small animal demonstration
11: 30 a.m. Smart Pet Tricks Contest
12:15 p.m. Pet Parade
12:30 p.m. Best Dressed Pets Costume Contest
1 p.m. Chalk Art Contest awards


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Rabies Clinic

Need shots for your pet at a convenient event? Come to the pet fair to participate in the Rabies Clinic and also get licensing for your pet. 

The Rabies Clinic will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with services provided by Coon Rapids Pet Hospital.
No reservations for the Rabies Clinic are required. First come, first served and patience is appreciated while guests wait in line for service.

Fees apply for vaccination and dog licensing. Other vaccinations are available at an additional cost. Services provided by local pet hospitals. Cash or check only.
  • 1 payment to City; 1 payment to vet clinic
  • Dog License Fee: $10 (City of Coon Rapids - 763-755-2880) 
Coon Rapids Pet Hospital


Rabies Vaccination$11
DHPP (Distemper Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvo)$26
Canine Influenzan/a
Lepto Vaccine $15


DRC (Distemper, Rhinotracheitis, Calici)$27

Chalk Art Contest

Sidewalk Chalk Art

Bring your creative talents to the Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest at the Pet Fair. Prizes will be awarded in four categories:

  • 5-8 years
  • 9-13 years
  • 14-17 years
  • 18+ adults

Pre-registration is preferred to help organizers plan for the event. Walk up registrations will be allowed on the day of the event (by 10:45 a.m.)  if there is space available. Participation in this contest is completely free!

Chalk Art Schedule:
10-10:45 a.m. - Registration
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Artists create their masterpieces
1 p.m. - Awards Ceremony


For weather-related cancellations, follow Coon Rapids on Facebook or Twitter to find updates.

2021 Sponsors & Donors:

  •  Caribou Coffee
  •  Cheers Pablo
  •  Chuck & Don’s
  •  Cub
  •  Davanni’s
  •  Grand Slam
  •  Jimmy John’s
  •  Home Depot
  •  Lowe’s
  •  Nothing Bundt Cakes
  •  NutriSource
  •  Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers
  •  The Fun Lab
  •  Urban Air Adventure Park
Sponsor an Event:

The City of Coon Rapids Recreation Division invites businesses to get involved and participate in these events and activities by showing their support through sponsorship.