McLean Community Center’s McLean Pet Fest will be held virtually

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The McLean Community Center has a virtual event for pets and the families that love them. McLean Pet Fest 2020 launches virtually at midnight on Sunday, Sept. 27, and can be viewed continuously through Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26. The event is free, and registration is required. The first 30 registrants will receive a gift bag. To register, visit:  

According to MCC Special Events Assistant Manager Matthew Hockensmith, “Pet lovers will find a lot to love at this virtual event. It’s perfect for pet owners or anyone thinking about becoming a pet owner.” Event activities include a virtual petting zoo, dog obedience tips, dog trick demonstrations, pet adoption information and exhibitors with pet-related information, products, and services.

At press time, participating vendors and exhibitors included: Dog Solve, LLC, Fairfax County Animal Shelter, Fairfax County Wildlife Management, Squeals on Wheels Traveling Petting Zoo, Bone-A-Fied Talent Group, Animal Welfare League of Arlington, Artful Paws Pet Photography, EJ’s Meats and Treats, M&J Pet Bakery, The National Capital Lyme Disease Association, Opfer’s Wildlife Art by Bill Opfer and Sit Means Sit Dog Training.  

For more detailed information, call the Center at 703-790-0123, TTY: 711, or visit  

About McLean Community Center

The McLean Community Center, an agency of Fairfax County Government, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all programs, services and activities. We will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. To request special accommodations, call the Center 14 working days in advance of the event.

To request this information in an alternate format, call 711.