The Mega Match-a-Thon 24-hour pet adoption event returns to Tropical Park starting at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, October 20 through Saturday, October 21 until 11:59 p.m.
This large-scale, non-stop petstravaganza will give pet lovers an opportunity to connect, adopt and fall in love with one or more of over a hundred shelter animals from Miami-Dade Animal Services. Adoption fees are 50% off for dogs over 4 months old and free for cats and kittens.
Adopters can also enjoy round-the-clock entertainment, a farmer's market, food trucks, music and children's activities!
Here is the schedule of events:
Friday, October 20
Saturday, October 21
7 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Farmers Market. Shop for fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods and more with your newly-adopted furry shopping partner.
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Kids Area Bounce houses, rock climbing wall and slides for kids.
12 p.m. – 2 p.m. – Exit Left. Five-piece rock cover band ready to engage event goers with familiar favorites and treasured classics.
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Mosaic Dance Project, 7th Avenue and Nikki Sky. Dance crews and singers from Focal Point Dance Studios. They will sing and perform a variety of Hip-Hop and other modern dance moves.
4 p.m. – 5 p.m. – The Polar Boys. This quartet will perform songs with a retro pop-rock style that infuses musical elements from the 60s and 70s with those of contemporary artists.
6 p.m. – 7 p.m. – Moonlight Sunrise. Indie pop/punk band will wow pet lovers with their independent sound.
Stay tuned as event details unfold and follow the hashtag #ASDMegaMatch on social media.