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Guelph Humane Society’s Happy Tails Gala: Mardi PAW Masquerade

November 4, 2023 @ 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM


Join the ‘PAW-ty’ for an extraordinary experience at the Guelph Humane Society’s Happy Tails Gala: Mardi PAW Masquerade

Proudly presented by Speedy Auto Service Guelph! 

Date: Saturday November 4th, 2023 

Location: Delta Hotels by Marriott 50 Stone Rd W, Guelph  

Doors Open & Cocktails Served: 5:30 p.m.  

Programming & Dinner: 7:00 p.m. 

Take a stroll down our version of Bourbon Street during cocktail hour, where you can mingle with musicians, entertainment, and even some of the adorable animals in our care! Indulge in a delectable 3-course dinner and immerse yourself in a carnival of colours and captivating entertainment, including: 

  • Dazzling street buskers and performers
  • Mesmerizing live jazz music
  • Beads and Bids Silent Auction
  • Animal stories and interactions
  • A delightful street magician and balloon artist
  • Street food stations
  • Exhilarating live auction with unique experiences and getaways

Tickets: $150 per person 

Table: $1,500 per table (10 seats) 

Take Your Paw-ty to the Next Level: Enhance your Mardi Paws experience at your table with our VIP experience package which includes sparkling wine, special appetizer, VIP red and white wine and dedicated table service all for an additional $1000. 

This is a 19+ event with a formal or costume dress code. Costume masks are encouraged and will also be sold at the event. 

Funds raised will directly support vulnerable animals in our community. Our work is only possible thanks to the generosity of donors like you. Together, we give our community’s most vulnerable animals a second chance for their happy tail. 

  Purchase Tickets Online 


November 4, 2023
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM


Guelph Humane Society
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Delta Hotels by Marriott Guelph Conference Centre
50 Stone Rd W
Guelph, ON N1G 0A9 Canada
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