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  • Dates: February 11, 2024
  • Location: Dr. Glenn Mitchell Memorial Park
  • Time: Feb. 11 2-4 p.m.
At this parade held each year on the Sunday before Mardi Gras, dogs and their owners dress up in costumes based on the special theme of the event, then they parade around McKinney’s downtown square. This year’s theme is Barkus Salutes the Lone Star State, which celebrates the history, culture, cuisine, and characters of Texas. Prizes are awarded in multiple categories. Music, food trucks, and pet-related vendors add to the festivities.