PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Dog Park Committee is planning its annual Paws in the Park event for Saturday, Oct. 16, starting at 9 a.m.

Featured will be a canine agility course for dogs to showcase their athleticism and canine costume contest. The agility course will have a large dog section and small dog section, and the costume contest will have three categories:

• Monster Mutts – Give judges a fright and come as your best spooky monster.

• Silver Screen – Movie characters.

• And Made from Scratch – Use your creativity and crafty skills.

First place prizes will be $25 gift cards and second and third place will also be awarded but the prizes are to be determined.

To sign up, visit, and fill out the form. Find more details and contact information there.

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