The Animal Protection Society - Friday Harbor will be celebrating 35 years of saving lives at this year's Wags to Riches 'Birthday Bash' picnic from 12 noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 29 at the estate of Bob & Lissa McDowell on the Hannah Road on the westside of San Juan Island.
This year's birthday celebration will include a daytime picnic with fantastic grilled picnic fare (vegetarian options available), spirits, canine entertainment, live music, raffles and just an 'all around good time' for all.
Proceeds from this fundraiser will benefit the New Home - New Hope shelter project, which should be completed by spring of 2018.
Tickets go on sale July 1, 2017 and the price is $35 per person. Tickets can be purchased at the animal shelter, at APS Treasure Hounds resale shop, or by calling 378-2158 or 378-2159. Tickets must be purchased prior to the event. Seating is limited, so get your tickets early. There will be no ticket sales at the gate.