Woofstock (CA): BOOTH 82

August 28, 2016 ROCKLIN

Meet 2013 Pin-Up, Kira Dolly and friends at this awesome event!
Johnson-Springview Park
5460 5th St.
Rocklin, CA 95677
Sunday Aug 28 9am – 2pm

Sunday August 28 Main Event – We have a variety of activities throughout the day such as fun dog races, dog friendly art, dog obstacle course, doggie fashion show, live music, entertainment, food and more!

Dead Mans Curve Wild Hot Rod Weekend (NJ)- We will be there ONE DAY ONLY (9/3)

September 3, 2016 Mahwah



Meet 2016 Pin-Up Samantha Rose along with new volunteers, Rebeca and Dayna, at this great event hosted by our friends at Slapback!

Dead Mans Curve is NJ’s Premier Hot Rod Club. Always innovative we have some of the Wildest cars around. We have been around since 1978. Our shows have proven to be some of the best on the EAST Coast.  There will be celebrities, cars and vendors! 

The location is:

Sheraton Mahwah 1 International Bouelvard Mahwah, New Jersey 07495
NOTE: We will only be at Dead Man’s Curve on Saturday September 3, 2016 from 10-7pm (Weather-Permitting)

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Chipotle fundraiser (VA)

September 5, 2016 Virginia Beach


Benefiting Pinups for Pitbulls Inc
2701 N. Mall Drive Suite 108, Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Just tell them at the register that you’re there to support Pinups for Pitbulls!

22nd Annual Strut Your Mutt (Our FIRST EVER MAINE Event!)

September 11, 2016 Kennebunk

Meet Pin-Up Jolene DiVine and her newly formed Maine-based team at this awesome event! It’s our first ever event in Maine!
Strut Your Mutt
Sunday, September 11th
Mother’s Beach, Kennebunk, Maine
Festivities: 9am
Walk: 11am
Now in it’s 22nd year, Strut Your Mutt is the biggest and best dog walk around! The scenic 2 mile stroll along Kennebunk’s beaches is a major fundraiser for the Animal Welfare Society, bringing in much-needed funds for pet medical care.
Activities including games, contests, music, dancing, and the Pet Pavilion, are held at Mother’s Beach, providing entertainment for more than 300 people and pooches!

Tampa Tattoo Arts Convention (FL)

September 16 to 18, 2016 Tampa


$20 Day / $40 3-Day Pass

Tickets are only sold at the show

Children under 12 are free

General Info


Tampa Tattoo Arts Convention
Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin St. Tampa, FL 33602

Show Times

Friday 2 PM – 12 AM
Saturday 11 AM – 12 AM
Sunday 11 AM – 8 PM

Wags on Wright (PA)

September 18, 2016 Wrightsville


Event: Wags on Wright
Location: John Wright Restaurant, 234 N Front St, Wrightsville, Pennsylvania 17368
Date: September 18th
Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

We are very pleased to be invited to return to Wags on Wright! Enjoy the view of the beautiful Susquehanna River and the atmosphere of the John Wright Restaurant’s famous patio, while supporting local dog friendly businesses and pet adoption. This is a dog friendly event!

Meet the Pinups (CO): FunDay for Dogs at the Summerset Festival

September 18, 2016 Littleton

What: FunDay For Dogs at the Summerset Festival
When: Sunday September 18th, 2016
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Athletic Fields- next to Columbine Public Library
Clement Park 7306 W. Bowles Avenue
Littleton, CO 80123
FUNDAY FOR DOGS is pleased to announce an exciting day of activities to be held on Sunday,  September 18th as part of the 2016 Summerset Festival.  These events are free to spectators and their furry friends!  (Note: current rabies tag and ID tag are required and dogs must be leashed.)
Have fun shopping for treats, apparel, toys and all sorts of great pet stuff at the many dog-related businesses.  Grab the chance to provide the soon-to-be-newest member of your family with a forever home by adopting from one of the many animal shelter or dog rescue groups.  Feel free to bring your pet-related questions – vets and pet care experts will be available with answers and advice.  Best of all, there will be fun activities for you and your dog – learn how to take your dog through an agility course…show your furry best friend how to catch a Frisbee…pick up some special treats for Fido…or participate in one of the many fun contests on the FunDay for Dogs stage.  
Parking is available within Clement Park and at nearby Columbine Highschool on Pierce street.

4th Annual Kids Adopt A Shelter (NY)

September 24, 2016 Massapequa

KAS 2016 Flyer

When: Saturday September 24th (Rain date 9/25)

Where: Massapequa PETCO

5500 Sunrise Highway

Massapequa, NY

Hours: 10-5pm

Meet 2016 Pin-Up Samantha Rose and Team!

Music, Adoptions, Vendors, Fashion Show, and more.

Woofstock (PA)- Save the Date

September 25, 2016 Harrisburg

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Woofstock  2016
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Rain or Shine
Riverfront Park, Harrisburg PA
More details TBA.

Music for Mutts 2 (NJ)

September 25, 2016 Highland Park, NJ


Pino’s and Pigdog are proud to announce Music For Mutts 2!

Last year Music For Mutts was a huge success in raising money for Sammy’s Hope so we are doing it again AND this year is even bigger and better than last! Come join us for a day of fun to help raise money for two fabulous rescues, Sammy’s Hope and Good Karma Dog Rescue.

Sunday, September 25th, 2016 (Simultaneously with the Highland Park Arts In The Park Street Fair)
11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Pino’s Wine Cellar
13 North 4th Avenue., Highland Park, NJ

Live music, Adoptions, vendors, drink specials & tastings, silent auction, mobile groomer, swag bags, give aways and so much more! Stay tuned as we will be keeping you up to date on the details.

Colorado Tattoo Convention (CO)

September 30 to October 2, 2016 Denver


Join us at this amazing Denver-based tattoo expo! Find out how YOU can join our team in ending BSL in Denver and Aurora, CO! Email Nancy@pinupsforpitbulls.org if you’re interested in volunteering.


We at Colorado Tattoo Convention & Expo 2016 are interested in having you as a vendor at our event on September 30th Oct 1st & Oct 2nd. The event will be held at The National Western Complex off of I-70 and Brighton Boulevard minutes from Downtown Denver.


FRIDAY SHOW HOURS 10:00am ­9:00pm

SATURDAY SHOW HOURS 10:00am­9:00pm

SUNDAY SHOW HOURS 10:00am­6:00pm

★ Tattoo Convention for National,Regional & Local Artist

★ Live Body Art Modification by Over 150 Tattoo Artists

★ Colorado Barber Battle 2016

★ Custom Car­Show, Lowrider,Rockabilly, Hot Rod

★ Custom Motorcycle show, Custom cycle, Choppers

★ Live Concert Performance Set on 3 Stages

○ Performances by National & Local Artist performing live Rock; HipHop, Punk,

★ Art Gallery Pavilion Displaying Local Subculture Media

★ Live Graffiti Demonstration

★ Professional Ring for Lucha Libre battles & MMA Exhibition

★ Burlesque

★ Pin­up Fashion Show, Modeling Competition, Top Pole Dancing Competition

★ Freak Show & Side Show Entertainment

★ Live Body Art Modification Demonstrations 20+ categories for Best Body Art

★ Tattoo Art

★ Tattoo Flash Contest & Exhibition Throughout The Weekend

★ Award & Trophy Presentations.

★ Symposium on Body Art Modification Techniques & New Technologies and Industry

Advances in The Field of Tattooing and Body Art Modification,

★ Company and Shop Demonstrations

★ Safety Techniques Classes for New and Old Artist

★ Tattoo Supply Vendor

★ General Merchandise Vendors

★ Apparel and Accessories Vendors

★ Lingual Presentation on The History of Tattoo Culture in America and Its Impact on the

Culture & Society Around the World.

Featuring Barber competition’s, Training Seminars, Industry & supply vendors

Old­school, Rockabilly, DJ’s Spinning Live Throughout the weekend.



You Must Love Dogs Fest (FL): Howl-O-Ween Fundraiser for Humane Society of Pinellas

October 1, 2016 Tampa

Meet 2017 Pin-Up Amanda and team at this wonderful “Howl-O-Ween” themed event.
When: October 1st from 11am-7pm at Raymond James Stadium

Humane Society of Pinellas, Inc and  Puppot have partnered up to create an event unlike any other. ‘You Must Love Dogs Fest’ Howl-O-Ween will draw thousands of animal lovers who will take an enchanting journey with their pups through tastes, sights, sounds, and fun. Attendees can expect to see great attractions including 100+ vendor booths, music, a DJ, multiple activities for dogs, costume contest, and “trick or treat” specifically for dogs!

Enjoy a large band stage, hydration stations, The Doggy Cooking Show Pavilion, fun kids zone, K9 massage therapy, doggy unleash play zone, treats, games, face painting, rescue organizations and so much more.

Enter your pet into these fun pet competitions:
Best Trick Contest, Best Dog and Owner ‘look-a-like’ Contest, Best Dressed, and Best Tail Wagger.

If you don’t have a pet, but love dogs – this is still the perfect event for you. All proceeds from You Must Love Dogs Fest go towards SPCA Florida.

8th Annual Hellbilly Hootenanny (Asheville, NC)

October 1, 2016 Asheville



The 8th Annual Hellbilly Hootenanny! (For full listing, click the link below)

SPECTATORS 12p.m-? We’ll be set up INDOORS! We’ll have our full line-up of merchandise available and Deirdre will be signing books!

38 N French Broad Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

  • Live music
  • Motorcycle show
  • Zombie Pin-Up Contest
  • Beard Competitions
  • Tattoos
  • Art
  • Face Painting
  • and so much more…

Bands will be playing all day and into the night including; REZUREX, ANTISEEN, CRANK COUNTY DAREDEVILS, HILLBILLY CASINO, RENO DIVORCE, LITTLE LESLIE AND THE BLOODSHOTS, THE GO DEVILS and THE BARNYARD STOMPERS, The event will be MC’D by “The Southern Madman” himself Tom Stover will be Hosting the Event and Auctioning off the “Pinstriping Art” from the “Hootenanny Panel Jam” and other various items of interest throughout the event!

$20 adult admission, kids under 13 FREE!!!


Special Guest Speaker & Media Partner at BarkWorld Expo (ATL)

October 12 to 16, 2016 Atlanta


Click Here to Register: USE CODE: PFPBBARKWORLD2016 for 10% Off

We could not be more honored to be a part of the 2016 BarkWorld Pet Social Media event in Atlanta this October! Deirdre ‘Little Darling’ Franklin will be a guest panelist and we’ll be set up to talk about our mission with the best of the best in the animal media world! Our dear friend, Shorty Rossi, of Animal Planet’s Pit Boss will be right along side us! You don’t want to miss this great opportunity to share intimate conversation and gain inspiration at this conference! We are ecstatic!



About BarkWorld:

BarkWorld is the world’s leading conference for animal-centric social media creators. BarkWorld’s commitment to providing superior programming designed to educate, inspire and connect has resulted in record breaking attendance, from both brands and influencers.  Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  • Drive brand awareness by creating authentic connections with both brands and other influencers that can be leveraged during and after the conference
  • Perfect your social media strategy by learning about new industry trends and social media and advertising best practices from the world’s leading experts and celebrity entrepreneurs in our sessions.
  • Maximize ROI by building powerful relationships with brands that turn into significant compensation opportunities.


Exciting, new promotions and programming have been incorporated into the BarkWorld experience. Scheduled sessions include:

• BarkTank – The Ultimate Opportunity to Get Your Book Idea Published

• Animal Planet Panel

• CNN Headquarters Tour and Media Training

• Digital Domination – Social Media Giants Panel

• Virtual Reality – Connectivity Reimagined

• Live Streaming – All The World’s a Stage

2nd Annual Bullies and Boobies Benefit (TX)

October 22, 2016


2nd Annual Bullies and Boobies Benefit. This year’s event will be held on October 22, 2016 from 2pm-6pm at Lone Star Grille, 1501 E New Hope Drive, Cedar Park, TX 78613.


The proceeds from the benefit will go towards the housing and medical care of bully breed dogs taken in by Cutie PITooties Pit Bull Rescue and the goals and project of The Smile Never Fades – a Breast Cancer Charity, focused on the care and comfort of breast cancer patients.


More info TBA. Meet 2015 Pin-Up Rachel Y. and her amazing Austin-based team!


Pit Bull Awareness Day with Nashville Pittie (TN) Meet 2013 Pin-Up Laura C.

October 23, 2016 Nashville



Hours: Sunday October 23rd, 2016 11am-3pm

Location: 2500 West End Ave. Nashville, Tennessee 37203

Description –  Come celebrate all pups at Pit Bull Awareness Day 2016 – Support the PITTIE Party!!

There will be free nail trims, demonstrations, spay/neuter vouchers, low cost vaccinations and microchips, massages, and much more for the dogs!

Humans can also enjoy food trucks, live music by BooM, a silent auction, photo booth, vendors and more!

Proceeds go to our mission of restoring the positive image of the breed and by supporting our community advocacy and spay/neuter efforts, as well as our rescue and surrender intervention programs.


October 30, 2016 Ft. Worth

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President/CEO of Pinups for Pitbulls, Inc., Deirdre ‘Little Darling’ Franklin will be speaking at this amazing event!
Coyote Drive-In, Ft Worth, TX
10-3 pm

Tampa Bay Veg Fest (FL): Meet 2017 Pin-Up Amanda B.

November 12, 2016 Tampa

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Meet 2017 Pin-Up, Amanda B. and team at this great event! We will have a great line up of merchandise and educational resources available.
The 7th Annual Tampa Bay Veg Fest, the Tampa Bay area’s only vegan festival, will make its return Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tampa Bay has been named 1 of only 10 must-attend veg fests in the entire country!

Veg Fest will take place at Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park, in a beautiful setting on the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa. The park is conveniently located across the street and to the south of the Amalie Arena. Parking is available in the adjacent South Regional Parking Garage, located at 301 Channelside Drive.

Over 4,000 people attended last year’s event, and this year’s festival promises to be bigger and better.

The event — presented by Florida Voices for Animals— will appeal to all who enjoy tasty, healthy foods, whether or not they follow a vegetarian or vegan diet. The food booths drew rave reviews last year, and local vendors are expected to again impress attendees.

Save the Date: New Dates for Alamo City Tattoo Show

March 31 to April 2, 2017 San Antonio


Come meet our San Antonio based team and the founder of Alamo City Pit Bull, Isliana.

We can’t wait to attend this great show! More info TBA.

Hilton Garden Inn 8101 Pat Booker Rd
Live Oak, TX 78148
(210) 659-6629