Meet & learn about animals at Critter Carnival! On Saturday, September 14, 2019, the 5th annual Critter Carnival will be held at Southern Community Park in Chapel Hill, NC to raise awareness and funds for numerous local animal rescue and rehabilitation charities. From 10am to 2pm you can meet and learn about animals while enjoying a wide variety of folk, country and world music artists. Bring your critters and join us! Admission is FREE!

We’ll have amazing animal-related vendors, arts and crafts vendors, Maple View ice cream and award-winning lemonade. The kids area includes animal masks, sidewalk chalk, animal coloring books, Play-Doh and art supplies. We’ll also have an online silent auction for lots of great items.

The animal charities attending this year’s festival are a large variety of nonprofits in Alamance, Chatham, Durham, Orange and Wake counties dedicated to rescuing and rehabilitating dogs, cats, wildlife, farm animals and exotic animals. They include:
* American Wildlife Refuge
* Animal Protection Society of Durham
* BeWild
* Carolina Tiger Rescue
* Conservators Center
* Eyes Ears Nose and Paws
* Go Conscious Earth
* Independent Animal Rescue
* Jenna and Friends Animal Sanctuary
* Our Wild Neighbors
* Paws4ever
* Spirit Canine Rescue
* Wild Tails
* Wildlife Welfare
+ many more to be announced!

View the Charities page to learn more about each organization!

Musical acts include:

Southern Community Park is located at 1000 Sumac Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27516.
Critter Carnival is located at the Northern entrance next to the playground, just off 15/501.

RSVP to the Facebook event here!

Critter Carnival is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Donations are greatly appreciated and sponsorships are available.