Lumasoothe Main Stage Entertainment Schedule

Lumasoothe Main Stage Entertainment Schedule

Please note: While accurate at the time of publishing, entertainment schedules, speakers, and demos may be subject to change without notice.

Saturday

10:00 Doors Open

10:30 Welcome

11:00 Slobbery Smooches Pet Kissing Competition™
According to a recent study at the University of Arizona’s Human-Animal Research Initiative, kissing your best canine friend could be good for your health. That’s great news for those of you who happen to know that YOUR best canine friend gives the very best slobbery smooches! Why, you ask? Because you and your pooch not only have a shot at some amazing photo opps, but the pooch deemed the “Numero Uno with the Very Best Slobbery Smooches” at this year’s Twin Cities Pet Con will not only be the envy of bazillions of other canines and their companions – you’ll both win some super awesome prizes! Be there or be square!

12:00 Medical Cannabis for Pets with Dr. Tim Shu, VETCBD
Pet owners nationwide are turning to cannabis to help their pets with ailments such as pain, anxiety, seizures, loss of appetite, nausea, and cancer. Dr. Tim Shu, veterinarian and founder of VETCBD, will be giving you an inside look into how cannabis can be used safely and effectively to provide your pets the comfort they deserve.

12:30 The Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets
Try not to squeal with delight as our various rescue groups parade around the stage with some of their select pets in need of forever homes! Rescue group representatives will also be available to provide information on adopting a new pet companion. Please remember, adopt don’t shop!

1:00 Pet Musical Chairs Competition
Musical Chairs is a doggy variation of the classic children’s game. Music plays as handlers walk with their dog’s off-leash counter-clockwise around a circle of chairs. When the music stops, the handlers instruct their dogs to sit by verbal request and hand signal only (i.e., without touching them) and rush to sit on a vacant chair in the circle. Last dog (and person) sitting wins!

1:30 Raw Feeding 101 – Learning the Facts and Busting the Myths of Raw Food Diets
Does your dog have food or skin allergies? Or, are you concerned with what you are currently feeding your pet ? Join VIbrant K9 at the Entertainment Stage to learn the facts, myths and benefits of raw feeding. Also, how you can “feed” your dog back to health and improved longevity. Stay for a Q and A to follow.

2:00 THE WOOFPAK EATING CONTEST
Woofpak – Fresh meals for dogs. The world’s top competitive eaters. Three minutes to glory. It all goes down at the SoCal Petcon. Come check out our first ever, all Woofpak Eating Contest!!! From 11am-12pm on Sunday we will be accepting sign ups at the woofpak booth for the contest which will take place at 12:00pm that day! There are 3 openings per dog size category (Small, Medium, Large) for contestants that will receive a tasting of woofpak’s menu with plenty of drinking water and the first one to consume them all wins! The winner with the cleanest bowl at the end will receive a FREE two week supply of Woofpak!

2:30 The Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets
Try not to squeal with delight as our various rescue groups parade around the stage with some of their select pets in need of forever homes! Rescue group representatives will also be available to provide information on adopting a new pet companion. Please remember, adopt don’t shop!

3:00 “Service Dogs and How they can Help” with Doggie Do Good
A brief presentation of how a service dog can help you in your every day life. We will demonstrate some of the common tasks service dogs can be trained to do.

3:30 Animals Got Talent!™Pet Talent Contest
Does your pet have an amazing talent? Of course, they do! Then it’s a good thing that bragging rights are up for grabs because this is your pet’s chance to show off and awe us all with their mad skills! Animals Got Talent!™ Pet Talent Contest consists of three categories “best trick overall”, “most creative trick”, and “silliest trick”. Audience applause will determine the winner of a fabulous prizes.

4:00 TBA

4:15 The Biggest, Baddest, Bestest Pet Costume Contest Evah!
Pet supermodels sashaying their costumed selves on the Pet Expo’s (err, very makeshift) catwalk? Um, yes please, and we’ll take a second serving too, thankyouverymuch! Show off your pet dressed in their costumed best for the super popular Pet Costume Contest! Any pet is welcome to participate, whether they’re canine, feline, porcupine, or just simply divine. There’s just one itsy bitsy teeny tiny caveat to be eligible to win, your pet must wear a costume. Audience applause will determine first, second, and third-place winners. You can be confident that we’ve had extensive totally-scientific training in judging these types of things and can quickly identify audience enthusiasm down to a single clap too. To enter, bring your pet to the Contest Stage by 4:05 PM and be ready to work, sashay, shante!

Sunday

11:00 Welcome

11:30 Happiest Pet, Biggest Smile Contest
Oh. My. Gawd. Becky, look at that mutt. Her smile’s so… big. We can’t believe it’s so round. We mean, it’s so out there… Oh, sorry, you caught us singing along to one of our favorite tunes by Sir Barks-A-Lot. Anyway, does your pet have a smile that lights up a room? Is he/she just the happiest pooch who’s ever wagged their way onto a dance floor? Yes? Then this is the contest for you and your best pet friend! The Happiest Pet, Biggest Smile Contest consists of two categories “happiest pet” and “biggest smile”. Audience applause will determines who wins a fabulous prize!

12:00 THE WOOFPAK EATING CONTEST
Woofpak – Fresh meals for dogs. The world’s top competitive eaters. Three minutes to glory. It all goes down at the SoCal Petcon. Come check out our first ever, all Woofpak Eating Contest!!! From 11am-12pm on Sunday we will be accepting sign ups at the woofpak booth for the contest which will take place at 12:00pm that day! There are 3 openings per dog size category (Small, Medium, Large) for contestants that will receive a tasting of woofpak’s menu with plenty of drinking water and the first one to consume them all wins! The winner with the cleanest bowl at the end will receive a FREE two week supply of Woofpak!

12:30 The Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets

1:00 Wild Blue Dogs
WILD BLUE DOGS IS A 501(C)3 NONPROFIT THAT IS DEDICATED TO RAISING FUNDING FOR TREATMENT AND RESEARCH FOR CANINE CANCER. Find them online.

1:30 Raw Feeding 101 – Learning the Facts and Busting the Myths of Raw Food Diets
Does your dog have food or skin allergies? Or, are you concerned with what you are currently feeding your pet ? Join VIbrant K9 at the Entertainment Stage to learn the facts, myths and benefits of raw feeding. Also, how you can “feed” your dog back to health and improved longevity. Stay for a Q and A to follow.

2:00 Animals Got Talent!™Pet Talent Contest

2:30 The Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets

3:00 TBA

3:30 The Biggest, Baddest, Bestest Pet Costume Contest Evah!
Bring your pet to the Contest Stage by 3:05 PM and be ready to work, sashay, shante!

 

F7 Agility Course

ALL WEEKEND

The Agility Course will be located in the front parking area.

1st Hour
• Demo with our dogs running the course
• Competition obedience
• Agility
• Introducing a new dog to basic agility equipment 

2nd Hour
• Exploring the fun world of dog agility with the new dog and new owner

Repeats Every Even hour/odd hour.

Wonders of Wildlife Creature Feature

ALL WEEKEND