Music City Pug Rescue Presents the 5th Annual Pugnic

Get ready for the 5th Annual Pugnic on May 2nd from 10am-4pm.  Yes, this is our 5th year!   We just can't believe it.  This newsletter is to let you know everything that is going on this year so that you can come prepared and have fun.

Parking is Free as always so please follow the signs to park in the proper areas. A port-a-potty will be on site to provide restroom services.    Our food vendor is back and she will be offering the normal fair and veggie burgers for those of you that are vegetarian.

We will have recycling for all cans, paper, and bottles so please be aware of where you are throwing away your trash.   Everyone will be given a "potty" bag to pick up their puggies waste.  More bags can be found at the Music City Pug Rescue Booth.

Kids:  Kid get in free to Pugnic. The kids area will be open all day!  Bring your cameras because we will be having our Where the Wild Things Are cut out so that you can take pictures of your kids with their favorite pug!

Pugnic Photos.   After Pugnic please upload your favorite photos to our Pugnic Pics page so that everyone can see them!

Pugnic accepts cash, check and credit cards for all Pugnic related items and donations. 

Pugnic is located at 3201 Hillsboro Pike in Green Hills, Nashville.   See our Website for more information on how to get there.

Pugnic Schedule


10-11:30                Meet and Greet
11:30                     Freestyle Demo
12:00-1:00pm        Pug Racing
1:30                      Best Trick
2:00                      Best Costume
3:00                      Most Handsome & Cutest Pug
4:00                      Close/Overflow time


The agility course will be open from 10am to 11:15 and again from 1:30 - 3:00.

Contest Information

Great Prizes!

Registration for all contests including pug racing is $2 per entry.   You must register at the Contest Registration Table.   You can also register now...we are offering early online registration!
Click here to register.

New This Year:  12:00 Pug Racing.    Registration ends at 12:30 for the 1pm Final Heat and run for the Grand Prize.  First Call for racing starts at noon so if you want your pug to race, get registered early.  


PUG RACING GRAND PRIZE HEAT- $50 gift certificate from Dizzy's Dog Wash.  

BEST TRICK- Six weeks of Doggie Free Style lessons from the Happy Hound.

BEST COSTUME-  A Portrait Session with Grannis Photogrpahy

Cutest Pug-  A SPA weekend at The Farm At Natchez Trace

Most Handsome Pug-  A one night stay at Hotel Preston for you, a friend and your pugs!

Thanks Maureen for solving this problem for us!

Silent Auction
Open from 10-2pm

Some of our Featured Silent Auction Items
  Custom sitting with Grannis Photography

2 sets of custom Pug Art Earrings

8x10 Pug Acrylic Painting Signed by Artist

Professional Make Up Application Service
by Artists Solution Studios.

Two Doggie Gift Baskets fillled with fun stuff

Handmade Custom Pug Decorative Pin

Decorative Pug Collectible Box

Week of Puggie Daycare at The Bark-O-Lounge

Photography Session with Lotus Blossom Photography

Golf Lesson with May Woods LPGA Star

Two Pieces of Susan DeMay Pottery

Melly Button Fashions for Pugs

Eco-friendly Dog Good Basket from

Nashville Symphony Tickets!

Furminator Grooming Session from
Red Rover

Photography Sitting from Amy Rich Photography

Personalized Charcoal drawing of your pug by Artist Maureen Hogan

Lots of Art and much more!

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