The Washington Animal Rescue League is having its Barktoberfest celebration and fundraiser on October 25 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Yards Park, 355 Water Street S.E. in D.C.  

You and your four-legged friend are sure to enjoy a festive fall afternoon with beer tasting of unique beers brewed both locally and beyond courtesy of Premium Distributors. For those with a preference for wine, Total Wine will provide a tasting table.  There will also be live music by The Morrison Brothers Band, food vendors, a doggie halloween costume contest, an agility park, and vendors offering an array of items for you and your pet.

Tickets are $50 for VIP entry, unlimited tastings, commemorative Barktoberfest tasting glass, pint glass, and t-shirt. $35 for event entry, unlimited tastings, and commemorative Barktoberfest tasting glass, and $10 for non-alcohol drinkers, which includes event entry and complimentary root beer, lemonade, and other non-alcoholic beverages. Children 12 and under get free admission.

More information at the WARL website.