PAWcasso in the Park

PAWcasso in the Park will be a series of events celebrating Pets and their People, all to benefit Knoxville's Young-Williams Animal Center.

Because we value the health and safety of pets and their people, especially in this time of uncertainty, PAWcasso in the Park will be
ostponed until further notice.

May is National Pet Month

National Pet Month’s aims are to:
Promote the benefits of pet ownership. 
Support pet adoption. 
Make people aware of the benefits of pets for people and people for pets.
Increase public awareness of services available from professionals who work with animals.
Raise awareness of the role, value and contribution to society of working companion animals.

PAWcasso in the Park 

PAWcasso in the Park is a month of exciting pet and people events, fundraising, celebration and awareness that benefits the furry friends at East Tennessee's Young-Williams Animal Center.
Events & Dates: To be announced. Tickets will be available soon on this site.

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day
Friday, April 30, 2021  

Celebrate National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day by bringing home a new best friend from Young-Williams. Receive a free Pawcasso in the Park event ticket with every pet adoption.  

Young-Williams Animal Center
3201 Division St, Knoxville, TN 37919; 6400 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, Tn 37919

PAWcasso in the Park Festival

Enjoy a fun-filled, outdoor event with a variety of pet-focused attractions and activities, like disc demos, main stage talent shows, a marketplace, family activities, contests, music, food, education and much, much more

Jewelry Television
9600 Parkside Drive | Knoxville, TN 37922

Party with PAWcasso
Pets and their people will step out together for a festive evening of champagne, charcuterie, and shenanigans. 

Crowne Plaza Knoxville
401 West Summit Hill Drive,
Knoxville, TN 37902 

International Hug Your Cat Day
Saturday, May 30th, 2020
It is a purrrfect opportunity for all cat lovers to express a little extra love to their furry companions through our social media contest.

Hair of the Dog Pup Crawl
Grab your pup and meet us on the pet-friendly patios for a one-of-a-kind PUP CRAWL! It's sure to be a tail-waggin' good time!.


Downtown & Old City Knoxville

Brought to you by Happy Holler Hospitality LLC

Pawcasso Posse

Teamwork Makes The Dreamwork

Aaron Snukals

Events & Sponsorships

Susan Hamilton

Event Coordinator

Casey Self

Social Media & PR


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