Country Tails and Crafty Ales

Country Tails and Crafty Ales Festival


Saturday, October 15, 2022 12p-5p


German Park
8600 S. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46217


A fun day of activities that includes the whole family – yes your dogs are included too!
(Sorry no cats, they get too excited at these kind of events.)

Activities will include: adoptable dogs, vendors, food, local craft beer, wine, lure course, door prizes, raffle, silent/live auction, live music, and doggie costume contests.


Proceeds from this festival will benefit Tails and Trails Rescue!

How Much?

$5 – Adults

FREE – Kids 17y and under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian

Click Here to save time at the gate and complete our required waiver in advance.

$25 LIMITED TIME Pre-Registration Event Special includes a 2022 Event T-Shirt, Food Special (hot dog, chips and soft drink) and event registration.

Click Here to sign up for our $25 Event Special Pre Registration


Interested in being a vendor at the festival? Click Here to register for the event!

  • Vendors – $30
  • Non-Profits – $10


Know anyone interested in becoming a sponsor? We have various sponsorship levels for any size business! More information can be found by clicking here.


Have any items or gift cards you’d like to donate? We are collecting donations for both our silent and live auctions. A donation form can be found by clicking here.


Interested in Volunteering? Sign up here to volunteer for all or part of the event. Volunteers are requested to attend at least one CTCA Volunteer Meeting on Tuesdays from 7p-8p at the Indianapolis Public Library – West Perry Branch.

CTCA Event Schedule

10a – 11:30: Vendor Set Up

11:55a: Gates Open


Food, Beer, Wine Tents Open
Silent Auction Opens
Music Begins
– Zach Dzuba – vocalist/guitarist
– Midnight Howler Band

12:00p – 4p:

Mia Anne Photography, LLC
Individual & Family Photos available for purchase*
*Proceeds benefit TTR

12:15p: Lure Course Opens
– $10 cash
– $12 debit/credit card

1:30p: Door Prize/Raffle Drawings

2:30p: Doggie Costume Contest

3:30p: Door Prize/Raffle Drawings

3:30p – 4p: Search & Rescue Demonstration with Chief Jeremy Pell and K9 Rosie from the White River Twp Fire Dept.

4:15p: Door Prize/Raffle Drawings

4:30p: Silent Auction Closes/Live Auction Begins

While attending our festival, some things YOU NEED TO KNOW AND AGREE TO:

  • Dogs in heat are NOT allowed
  • All dogs should be leashed at all times (with the exception of during the lure course)
  • Leashes should be no longer than 8′
    • NO RETRACTABLE LEASHES are allowed
  • Kids 17y and under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian
  • Always ask permission before approaching or petting a dog
  • Pick up after your dog immediately