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Signature Events

Throughout the year, Save-A-Pet hosts a variety of signature events to help us raise funds for our animals, promote our true no-kill mission, collaborate with the local community, and to have some fun!

Listed below are a few of Save-A-Pet’s events. Please check back frequently for updates and additions.

Architectural Photography by Michael Baxter, Baxter Imaging LLC

Topgolf Fundraising Event

June 4th, 2023

Thank you to everyone who attended Save-A-Pet’s 2nd annual Topgolf Fundraising event in Schaumburg! We had such a blast and hope to see you all next year!

Save-A-Pet is so excited to announce that we raised over $10,000. Thank you to all our sponsors, donors, and participants for believing in our true no-kill mission.

Annual Furry Friends 5K & 6-Legged Walk

June 24th, 2023

Thank you so much to everyone who sponsored, donated, participated, and supported in our annual Furry Friends 5K & 6-Legged Walk!

Save-A-Pet is so proud to announce that we raised over $18,500 that will go directly toward the dogs and cats at Save-A-Pet!

Country Music Concert

August 6th, 2023

Thank you to everyone who came to Jesse Oaks to enjoy our Fundraising Country Concert. We hope you all had a blast! We are so thankful to all of our amazing sponsors who supported this event! These proceeds go directly to help, heal, and house our animals and allow Save-A-Pet to continue as a true no-kill organization.

Hogz 4 Pawz Fundraising Motorcycle Ride

August 12th

Thank you to everyone who participated in this benefit ride. What a beautiful ride and day! We could not be more thankful to all our wonderful sponsors as well in this event. 100% of this benefit ride goes directly to our rescued cats and dogs at Save-A-Pet!

Mum Sale Pick Up

September 23rd

Starting now through 9:00 a.m. on September 1st, we are taking orders for beautiful mums in a variety of colors. All of the proceeds from this sale will go toward the care of the dogs and cats at Save-A-Pet until they find their forever, loving homes.

The mums are available in shades of yellow, red, purple, orange, and white. Each color is sold separately and comes in 9″ pots. If you ordered these in previous years, you know they are HUGE and quite impressive!

To find out more information and to purchase your mums click the link below!

If you have any questions or want further information about our Mum Sale Pick Up please email

Fall Fun Walk

SAVE THE DATE – October 1st

Save-A-Pet is now introducing our 2023 Fall Fun Walk at Richardson Farm! Come get in the fall festive mood with apple cider, pumpkin, and corn mazes, and more!

More details to come!

Holiday Open House

SAVE THE DATE – December 2nd

Every year we like to spread joy and holiday cheer with our annual Holiday Open House! Join us at Save-A-Pet on December 2nd to enjoy a plethora of hand-crafted items for sale, such as jewelry, wreaths, holiday decor, cat toys, tree ornaments, glass art, and more! As always, all of the proceeds from the event go straight to helping our cats and dogs.

More details to come!

Event Sponsorships

Are you a business looking for sponsorship opportunities? Download our 2023 Sponsorship Packet to see what signature event will help you meet your goals. Event sponsorships are designed to help YOU and your company increase visibility in the Lake County, IL area. If you want to learn more about event sponsorships, you can also contact our Development Manager at or 847-740-7788 ext. 112.