Tentative Howliday Schedule

THIS IS A TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
DAYS/TIMES/ACTIVITIES MAY CHANGE

BADGE MUST BE WORN DURING ALL EVENTS – NO BADGE, NO ADMITTANCE

Thursday, April 27, 2017

  • 3 – 5 pm – Registration/Check In, Small Meeting Room
  • 3 – 5 pm – GPAEC “Emerald Rootique” Store Open for Early Bird Shopping!! Quality Inn Small Meeting Room
  • 5 pm – We’re Glad You’re Here Dinner @ Casino Beach Bar, 41 Fort Pickens Road, Pensacola Beach FL  32561
    If weather is nice, we’ll be seated outside at the restaurant and our dogs are welcome. If not, pups will stay home for dinner. Final determination will be made an hour before dinner, at 4pm Thursday.

BADGE MUST BE WORN DURING ALL EVENTS – NO BADGE, NO ADMITTANCE

Friday, April 28, 2017

  • 9am – 5pm – Registration/Check In, Quality Inn Small Meeting Room
  • 9am – GPAEC “Emerald Rootique” Store Opens, Quality Inn Small Meeting Room
  • 11am – Noon Greyhound Card Making Class, Quality Inn Main Meeting Room
  • 11am – 1pm – Lunch on your own
  • 1 – 4 pm – Paint Your Own Greyhound Picture, Quality Inn Main Meeting Room
  • 5pm – Rootique closes
  • 5pm – Welcome to HDH 2017, Quality Inn Main Meeting Room
    FIRST SET OF RANDOM BASKET DRAWINGS, Main Meeting Room
  • 6 pm – Dinner: Low Country Shrimp Boil – La Brisa patio area, Outside weather permitting. Sorry, due to fire regulations, dogs are not allowed in meeting room during dinner. We recommend leaving the pups at home for the outside event.
  • 7:15 pm – Heads or Tails Game!  Quality Inn Main Meeting Room
  • (After Heads or Tails Game) Preview of Live Auction Items, Quality Inn Main Meeting Room

BADGE MUST BE WORN DURING ALL EVENTS – NO BADGE, NO ADMITTANCE

Saturday, April 29, 2017

  • 9am – 5pm – Registration/Check In, Small Meeting Room
  • 9am – GPAEC “Emerald Rootique” Open, Small Meeting Room
  • 10am – 2pm – Shoreline Park Greyhound Games – HELD AT SHORELINE PARK IN GULF BREEZE, 800 Shoreline Drive, located about two miles away from the hotel and includes a dog park (two areas, large and small dogs), walking trails, bathrooms, a comfortable and LARGE covered gazebo with plenty of seating, and a BEAUTIFUL waterfront view.  These events will be held at Shoreline Park from 10 am to 2pm: King & Queen Contest and award, Senior Stroll, Costume Contest, Musical Hoops (like Musical Chairs), Bobbing for Dogs, Collar Toss, Best Bald Butt, Mani-Pedi, Coordinated M&G from 11am – 1pm, Awards Ceremony, and last, butt not least, a Group ROOOOO. Hot dogs and water will be available for $1 each so have lunch with us while you’re here!
  • 5:00pm – SECOND SET OF RANDOM BASKET DRAWINGS, Main Meeting Room
  • 5:30 pm – Dinner: Hawaiian Luau Buffet, Main Meeting Room. Wear your Hawaiian prints, your grass skirt and lei. Sorry, due to fire regulations, dogs are not allowed during dinner.
  • 7:00 pm – Hawaiian Hula Dancing, Hula Hoop Contest, Live Auction and Mini Fashion Show, Main Meeting Room

BADGE MUST BE WORN DURING ALL EVENTS – NO BADGE, NO ADMITTANCE

Sunday, April 30, 2017

  • 9:00 – Blessing of the Hounds and Memorial Coin Ceremony, Beachfront at Quality Inn
  • 9-10:30am – Emerald Rootique open
  • 10:30am – Closing Ceremony and Farewell
    FINAL SET OF RANDOM BASKET DRAWINGS, 50/50 winner announced, Announcement of next year’s dates/theme
  • 11:30am – Farewell brunch on your own at LaBrisa on the patio

BADGE MUST BE WORN DURING ALL EVENTS – NO BADGE, NO ADMITTANCE

PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE – SUBJECT TO CHANGE!!