Come join us and City of Belmont Parks and Recreation for the First Annual PAWS IN THE PARK Belmont- the largest FREE ADMISSION pet event to happen in Gaston County! Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9:00am to 1:00pm at Stowe Park in Belmont. Visit an array of retail vendors, grab a snack, and enjoy the day. There will be plenty of entertainment provided to the four-legged community. Throughout the day there will be shows and demonstrations, along with a Halloween costume contest for your pet. Capture your memories and take them home with you with a visit to the pet-friendly photo booth. Paws in the Park Belmont celebrates all the pets that make our lives happier. Just a taste of what you’ll see: Variety of vendor booths (not only treasures for your pet but also for you!), Costume Contest, Pet Photo Booths, Police dog demonstration, Paw Print Art, face painting and many more fun activities.