June 16 | 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Raitt Homestead Farm
2077 State Rd., Eliot, ME 03903 United States

Additional Information

Join us at the second annual celebration of our furry friends, Hops & Hounds, presented by Tito's Handmade Vodka!

It was one heck of a PAW-TY last year, and we can't wait to do it again on June 16!

Sean McKenna, Townsquare Media
Sean McKenna, Townsquare Media

This family-friendly, tail-waggin' day of fun will celebrate the dogs we love and raise shelter and adoption awareness, all while enjoying live music, food trucks, Dock Dogs competition, Tito's Handmade Vodka drinks, Funky Bow Brewery craft beers, contests, prizes, entertainment, shopping and more! This event will benefit and feature many rescue and no-kill shelters with on-site lovable, adoptable dogs and tons of great education and take aways.

Our official paw-tographer is Beyond the Fence. You can check them out on Facebook.

What you can do at Hops & Hounds:

Visit the York County Federal Credit Union "Take Me Home Zone" featuring several organizations with adorable dogs up for adoption!

Participate or watch the amazing SIS Bank Seacoast Dock Dog Competition! (Sign up at www.seacoastdockdogs.com.)

Enjoy toe (or paw) tapping entertainment by On Tap!

Drink a cold one in the Beer Garden - Tito's Handmade Vodka signature drinks and craft beers from Funky Bow Brewery! *Those 21+ and choose to enjoy a drink will be ID'd and get a wristband*

Grab a bite to eat at one of our many food trucks!

Cool down in our dog-friendly hydration stations!

Take home a family photo in our pup-friendly photo booth!

Dress in costume to win our Best Dressed Contest (Humans and pups can dress alike, too.)

Primp and pamper your pooch with dog washing stations and vendors to spruce up your pup!

Let Fido run free in our fenced in dog park!

Take home all kinds of giveaways, samples and coupons from your favorite brands and stores!

Sean McKenna, Townsquare Media
Sean McKenna, Townsquare Media

Important Info:

  • Ticketing: Dogs are Free, Your Human is only $5.
  • This is a Family-Friendly, Dog-Friendly event
  • This is a Non-Refundable Event, Rain or Shine
  • Please feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair
  • No outside food or drink
  • The selling of animals outside a designated organization is NOT allowed.
  • Please keep your pup on a leash.
  • 21+ and choose to enjoy a drink will be ID'd and get a wristband.


3 Dogs Rescue
Animal Welfare Society
Australian Cattle Dog Rescue Association
Catahoula Rescue of New England
Cocheco Valley Humane Society
Connect A Pet New England
Dogs on Deployment
Franklin County Animal Shelter
Friends of Willow (rabbits!)
Granite State Raw Rescue
Lucky Pup Rescue
New England Bassett Hound Rescue
NH SPCA (dogs AND farm animals!)
Take Five Dog Care
The Green Ark


Annabelle's Kookies
Pampered Paws K9 Massage

Food Trucks:

Chef Koz's Crescent City Kitchen
Farm to Coast Mobile Kitchen