Special Events
Calendar of Events

Gala for Animals

Each year, Animal Friends Alliance hosts our flagship fundraising event, Gala for Animals.  This year we’re going virtual, and you can participate from the comfort of home.  Register for our online auction to compete for fabulous packages―all for the benefit of the animals!  Sign up now for this August 1 virtual event.

Calendar Contest

Does your pet have what it takes to be a star?  Submit your best dog and cat photos to our annual calendar contest for a chance to see your furry friend as one of our monthly featured pets!  All submissions will appear in the calendar.  Contest is open through August 23.

Run Fur Fun: Spooktacular

Join us for our annual family- and dog-friendly 5K race, Run Fur Fun!  This event takes place in the fall at New Belgium Brewing Company and features a multi-species Halloween costume contest, plus race awards, breakfast, pet-friendly vendors and more.  Registration opens in late summer.

FoCo BrewPawPaw

This year our fall beer and spirits festival is transforming to accommodate social distancing: we’re hosting BrewPawPaw Brewery Bingo at your favorite Northern Colorado breweries!  Earn special swag and incentives by filling your bingo card.  Cards will go on sale in late summer.

Outreach Events

Check our online calendar to see our upcoming outreach events.  Join us for Tails and Ales at a local brewery or stop by and say hello at an upcoming festival.  

Fundraising Events

Our special fundraising events, like Spay Day, Colorado Gives Day, and matching campaigns, enable us to help animals all year long.  Keep an eye out for special opportunities to support our mission.