Events

2018 February
Feb 21

BARCS Happy Hour at The Charles

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

More info
Feb 24

BFF Waggin' at PetSmart Ellicott City

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

More info
Sat May 5

Pawject Runway 2018

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ The Royal Farms Arena in Downtown Baltimore

Pawject Runway is the hippest fashion show on four paws featuring a five-star lineup of Show Your Soft Side's Big Softies "modeling" adoptable cats and dogs from the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS).

The evening begins at 6 p.m. where guests can rub furry bellies and rub shoulders with famous faces from the NFL to lacrosse field, rockers to race car drivers. Enjoy cocktails and gourmet treats while browsing our curated, high-end silent auction items.

CO-CHAIRS: Frank Remesch & John Rallo
HONORARY CO-CHAIRS: Torrey & Chanel Smith

General Admission tickets are $35.00 and include runway show admission/seating. Food and drinks available for additional purchase.

Pawject Runway is premier event that is suitable as an adult-night out, but also a family-friendly event!

NEW: The Pawject Runway Silent Auction will now also be live online! Whether you're at the event or at home snuggled up with your furry friends, you can bid on an array of high-end, curated items. The Pawject Runway Silent Auction features gift cards from retailers and restaurants, baskets filled with fun items, event tickets, sports memorabilia and experiences.

Tickets, model announcements, online auction and all event information can be found on www.pawjectrunway.org

Royal Farms Arena
201 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Sun Mar 25

Pours for Paws

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Beer sipping, wine tasting, spirits and cocktail sampling, live music and snacks...all for the animals! Join us for the first-ever Pours for Paws at Second Chance. Your admission includes food and a mini commemorative mason jar, so you can enjoy all-you-care-to-taste samplings from dozens of beer, wine and liquor vendors.

Tickets: $40 per person - all you can eat and drink, plus mini commemorative mason jar

Please, no guests under 21 years old will be admitted, and no pets are allowed at this event.
Questions? Email tgosheff@barcsanimalshelter.org. And stay tuned for the exciting list of beer, wine, spirits, cocktail and food vendors!

Second Chance
1700 Ridgely St., Baltimore, MD 21230
Sat Feb 24

BFF Waggin' at PetSmart Ellicott City

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The BARCS BFF Waggin' (mobile adoption vehicle) will be at PetSmart in Ellicott City on February 24, 2018 from noon - 3 p.m.

Adoptions are first come, first served.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of address to adopt.

PetSmart Ellicott City
9200 National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Sat Mar 10

Tour for Life: BFF Waggin' at PetSmart Glen Burnie

12:00 PM

The BARCS BFF Waggin' (mobile adoption vehicle) will be at PetSmart in Glen Burnie on March 10, 2018 from noon - 4 p.m.

This special adoption event is in partnership with the North Shore Animal League's annual Tour for Life.

Adoptions are first come, first served.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of address to adopt.

PetSmart Ellicott City
9200 National Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043

PetSmart Glen Burnie
597 E. Ordnance Rd., Glen Burnie, MD 21060
Sun Mar 25

Pours for Paws

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Beer sipping, wine tasting, spirits and cocktail sampling, live music and snacks...all for the animals! Join us for the first-ever Pours for Paws at Second Chance. Your admission includes food and a mini commemorative mason jar, so you can enjoy all-you-care-to-taste samplings from dozens of beer, wine and liquor vendors.

Tickets: $40 per person - all you can eat and drink, plus mini commemorative mason jar

Please, no guests under 21 years old will be admitted, and no pets are allowed at this event.
Questions? Email tgosheff@barcsanimalshelter.org. And stay tuned for the exciting list of beer, wine, spirits, cocktail and food vendors!

Second Chance
1700 Ridgely St., Baltimore, MD 21230
Thu Mar 15

Drag Queen Bingo for BARCS

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Come join us for an evening of free and entertaining Drag Queen BINGO at Points South Latin Kitchen! BARCS will receive a portion of the food and drink sales between 7 - 9 p.m. so bring your appetite and come thirsty! We will also have some great raffle baskets up for grabs so make sure you bring cash for the raffle and to tip our hostesses. Reserve your seat now! If the event sells out, there will be about 25 seats available at 7 p.m. the day of the event for walk-ins.

Points South Latin Kitchen
1640 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
Wed Feb 21

BARCS Happy Hour at The Charles

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Get out of that winter rut and join BARCS at The Charles on Wednesday, February 21 for a fun and charitable night! Admission is a simple name-your-own donation at the door, which includes your first, specialty “BARCS inspired” cocktail. (Big thanks to our friends at The Charles for this generous donation…don’t forget to tip the bartenders!)

The evening kicks off at 5 p.m. and lasts until 8 p.m. Happy Hour menu will also be honored during this time, with snacks ranging from $4 - $8 and drink specials from $3 - $5. Full menu is also available during the event and has vegan and vegetarian options.

P.S. Name-your-own donation means that the more generous your gift, the more animals are helped. We’ll accept both cash and cards at the door. Help us raise $1,000 to feed 1,000 meals to our cats and dogs!

The Charles Baltimore
1110 South Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21230
Sat May 5

Pawject Runway 2018

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ The Royal Farms Arena in Downtown Baltimore

Pawject Runway is the hippest fashion show on four paws featuring a five-star lineup of Show Your Soft Side's Big Softies "modeling" adoptable cats and dogs from the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS).

The evening begins at 6 p.m. where guests can rub furry bellies and rub shoulders with famous faces from the NFL to lacrosse field, rockers to race car drivers. Enjoy cocktails and gourmet treats while browsing our curated, high-end silent auction items.

CO-CHAIRS: Frank Remesch & John Rallo
HONORARY CO-CHAIRS: Torrey & Chanel Smith

General Admission tickets are $35.00 and include runway show admission/seating. Food and drinks available for additional purchase.

Pawject Runway is premier event that is suitable as an adult-night out, but also a family-friendly event!

NEW: The Pawject Runway Silent Auction will now also be live online! Whether you're at the event or at home snuggled up with your furry friends, you can bid on an array of high-end, curated items. The Pawject Runway Silent Auction features gift cards from retailers and restaurants, baskets filled with fun items, event tickets, sports memorabilia and experiences.

Tickets, model announcements, online auction and all event information can be found on www.pawjectrunway.org

Royal Farms Arena
201 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Sat Mar 3

BFF Waggin' at Pet Valu South Baltimore

12:00 PM

The BARCS BFF Waggin' (mobile adoption vehicle) will be at Pet Valu in South Baltimore on March 3, 2018 from noon - 3 p.m.

Adoptions are first come, first served.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of address to adopt.

Pet Valu Southside Market
895 E. Fort Ave., Baltimore, MD 21230
Sat Mar 17

BFF Waggin' at Pet Valu Timonium

12:00 PM

The BARCS BFF Waggin' (mobile adoption vehicle) will be at Pet Valu in Timonium on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from noon - 3 p.m.

Adoptions are first come, first served.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of address to adopt.

Pet Valu Timonium
18 W. Ridgely Rd., Timonium, MD
Sat Mar 24

BFF Waggin' at Petco in Pikesville

12:00 PM

The BARCS BFF Waggin' (mobile adoption vehicle) will be at Petco in Pikesville/Pimlico on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from noon - 3 p.m.

Adoptions are first come, first served.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of address to adopt.

Petco in Pikesville/Pimilco
6516 Reisterstown Rd., Baltimore, MD 21215
Sat Apr 14

BFF Waggin' at Pet Valu South Baltimore

12:00 PM

The BARCS BFF Waggin' (mobile adoption vehicle) will be at Pet Valu in the Southside Market Shopping Center in South Baltimore on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from noon - 3 p.m.

Adoptions are first come, first served.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of address to adopt.

Pet Valu Southside Market
895 E. Fort Ave., Baltimore, MD 21230