2013 ~ Hooray for HowlyWood!!

Howliday 2013

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It is time to make your plans for HDH 2013…Mark your calendar for April 11,12, 13 and 14, 2013 …and get ready for “HOORAY for HOWLYWOOD”!!! We once again have been planning for months so everyone can enjoy the camaraderie and have a good time. We will also be hosting the GPA National Business meeting on April 11 and 12 during Howliday 2013.

We are happy to say that HDH has grown every year. The Greyt results of this is, the reservations that are already booked for this years event, it looks like HDH 2013 will fill every room at the Quality Inn Bay Beach. So if you have not made your reservations yet, do not delay! Mention HDH when you book for our special rate…the number is 850-932-2214.

Just to give you a peek at “a few” of the things we have planned for you.

  • We begin Thursday night at Pensacola’s famous Seville Quarter for a Welcome Cocktail party and dinner.
  • Friday there is a lot to do with vendors, speakers, games, a wine and dessert gathering in the evening which is followed immediately by the wonderful Live Auction.
  • Saturday there will be the opportunity for a Dolphin Cruise, Pensacola Track tour, our crowning of King and Queen, Movie Character Costume contest and more…completing our day that evening with dinner and our fabulous Fashion show!!
  • Sunday we have our Blessing and Memorial Ceremony, The Starfish hunt and finishing with the winners of the Raffles and Silent auction announced.

Our Raffle room, Vendor’s, Hospitality room and deck will be open Thursday through Sunday with times posted. Our tentative schedule, registration page, Saturday dinner reservations, tee shirt order page are posted here on this website, along with all other information involving “HOORAY for HOWLYWOOD”.

We look forward to seeing you all in April 2013!! It’s going to be so much fun!!

Howliday 2013 sincerely thanks our sponsors for their support … ROOOOOO!!!!!

Double-Platinum Sponsors

  • Chuck Anderson
  • GPA/Central New Hampshire
  • Greyhound Pets of America National
  • The Greyhound Project
  • Companion Animal Clinic
  • The Greyhound Alliance/Sunburst Project
  • GPA/Md. Inc
  • Stephanie and Sam Sharpe

Platinum Sponsors

  • ¬†Hillman Veterinary Clinic
  • GPA LA & MS
  • GPA/Tri-State

Gold Sponsors

  • La Brisa Restaurant, Chef/Owner John Huggins (formerly Unique Cafe)
  • Friendship Veterinary Hospital
  • Jean and Larry Tashlik

Silver Sponsors

  • Greyhound Adoption of Greater Rochester NY
  • Country Kennel
  • A1 Accessories
  • Jodi Lowery
  • Ginger and Rick Head
  • Gulf Coast Family Dentistry
  • Don Bossie
  • Will and Jackie Pergande


  • Ski and Susan Dombrowski
  • David Bristow
  • Designs By Sylvia
  • Barbara Karant
  • GPA/Springfield, Mo.
  • Catherine McGovern
  • Lynn Hughes
  • Roger Spencer
  • Burp Dog Biscuits
  • Kim Klueg
  • Skip and Ann Bollens
  • Greyheart
  • Roopa and Sashi Pillay
  • Adam Hurst
  • Scenic Hills Country Club
  • Target
  • Gary Householder, D&G Graphics
  • No Nude Hounds
  • Greytglass
  • GPA/Central New Hampshire
  • GPA/Three Rivers Greyhounds, Inc.
  • Scott Pet Products
  • Gary & Lynn Fergusen
  • Norman & Phyllis Hill
  • James River Greyhounds
  • Greyhounds Only
  • Allies For Greyhounds
  • Barbara Karant
  • The Greyhound Alliance
  • Grapehounds Wine Tour
  • Aiken Picture Frames, South
  • Erica and Jamie McMillan