The third annual Doggie Costume Contest at the Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Ave., is the highlight of Halloween on the Mile, which falls on Halloween this year, Wednesday, Oct, 31. Registration for the contest begins 5 p.m. at the Museum Plaza, corner of Salzedo and Giralda. There will be great prizes and great fun. Judges include Laurie Hoffman, associate director of the Humane Society of Greater Miami; Wendy Mahr, president of the Little Gables Group and Christine Rupp, acting director of the Coral Gables Museum.
Contest entry fee is $5 with proceeds to the Humane Society of Greater Miami. Contest starts at 6 p.m.
The Humane Society of Greater Miami is dedicated to placing every dog and cat into a loving home, and to promoting responsible pet ownership and spay/neuter programs. More than 300 homeless dogs, cats, puppies and kittens are cared for every day in its shelter.
Visit www.coralgablesmuseum.org to learn more about the museum.