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Dog-themed voter rally in Alamo Square with “Dog for President” contest
By - posted 10/19/2018 No Comment

Bring your dog and join the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for a free, fun, dog-themed rally to get out the vote for the November 6 elections.

Speakers, a dog for president and a dog costume contest, voter registrations, dogs available for adoption, and more.

Bark the Vote
Saturday, October 20, 2018 | 10am to 2pm
Alamo Square Park, SF

Dog For President Contest
Sign ups start at 10am-12:00pm, at the park, near the stage.
• Dog for President contestants (actually, their guardians) will be allowed a one-sentence campaign speech on why their dog should be president.
• Brevity, humor, and inspiration to vote on Nov 6th are the goals!

Dog Costume Contest
Sign ups start at 10am-12:00pm at the park, near the stage.
• Dog’s costumes are encouraged (but not required) to be theme-oriented
• Possible inspirations include: the November 6th elections, Democracy, Uncle/Aunt Sam, Supreme Court, Voting

Contest rules and more info