The Sheepdog Trials and Dog Festival at Historic Rural Hill is an annual event that showcases the incredible skill and intelligence of sheepdogs as they compete in a variety of challenges. As well as having a variety of pet vendors and dog adoptions.
The event is scheduled to take place on November 4th and 5th, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, and promises to be an exciting and entertaining weekend for all ages.
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Historic Rural Hill is 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville.
The Sheepdog Trials feature a series of competitive events designed to test the dogs’ herding abilities, obedience, and agility. Spectators can expect to see the dogs expertly maneuvering through a series of obstacles, responding to their handlers’ commands with precision and speed.
In addition to the trials themselves, the event will also feature a variety of other activities and attractions, including food and drink vendors, merchant vendors, pet adoptions, and demonstrations by skilled dog trainers. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the dogs and their handlers, learn about the history and training of sheepdogs.
Whether you’re a fan of competitive sports, an animal lover, or simply looking for a unique and memorable experience, this event is sure to deliver. Don’t miss out on the excitement and join us on November 4th and 5th, 2023!
For the first time ever, the festival will include Huntersville’s Next Top Dog Show! Categories include Fluffiest Coat, Curliest Tail, Silliest Name and Best Trick! $5 per dog to register, contest starts at 2pm. Register at the ticket tent as you enter!
Fall is looking great around Charlotte, whether you’re looking for something spooky or totally kid-friendly! Check out our HUGE list of fall festivals, a big list of Halloween parties, Trick or Treat events, and our list of pumpkin patches, haunted trails and corn mazes!
- Adult one-day ticket for Saturday: $16
- Adult one-day ticket for Sunday: $14
- Youth 5-13 one-day ticket for Saturday: $9
- Youth 5-13 one-day ticket for Sunday: $8
- Adult two-day ticket: $25
- Youth two-day ticket: $15
- Children under 5: Free
You can buy tickets online at Eventbrite or at the gate. Order online with promo code SHEEP for 20% off!
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