Yappy Hour Sunrise

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May 18
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
District Stage

Paw-ty it up at The District Stage on Saturday, May 18 from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Enjoy free activities and entertainment – all benefiting the Diamond & Daisy Project. The Diamond and Daisy Project’s main mission is to save shelter dogs that have been abandoned, abused, and (or) neglected. Learn more HERE.

  • Live Music: Enjoy acoustic live music at The District Stage by Chris Yak
  • Adoptable Pups: Stop by the Maricopa County Animal Care & Control booth with pups available for adoption from 10:30AM to 1:30PM
  • Pop-Up Sip & Stroll Bar: Guests aged 21+ can Sip & Stroll during the event with a pop-up bar from Copper Blues Desert Ridge. Enjoy sips like Mutt Mimosas, Bloody Mary’s, and Beer selections. Sip & Stroll Guidelines HERE. $1 from every drink sale will benefit the Diamond and Daisy Project.
  • Support: Donations are encouraged to the Diamond and Daisy Project and can be made HERE.
  • Complimentary Activities: 
    • Pup cups provided by Rolling Rack Boutique
    • Colorful doggy waste bags provided by Flip Flop Shops
    • Puppy polaroid photos provided by Backyard
    • Guess challenge with prize by Nautical Bowls
    • Custom Bandana Bar by Fly Bye
    • Free Hypervolt Massages and Special Offers by Massage Envy
    • Best Pup Ever Photo Op


In partnership with Two Pups Wellness Fund.


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*This event is free and open to the public. Donations are encouraged to the Diamond and Daisy Project and can be made HERE.
*Please come prepared for the anticipated weather with any items your dog might need including dog booties. Water bowls, doggie waste bags, trash cans, etc. will be provided.
*Dogs must remain on a leash at all times during the event

*By attending the event, you hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owner of Desert Ridge Marketplace and Vestar Property Management, its agents and representatives, and the Diamond & Daisy Project and Two Pups Wellness Fund from any claim whatsoever for liability, injury and loss or damage of any kind to any third party arising out of any activity that the undersigned may participate in or hold at Desert Ridge Marketplace or participate in that is in any way connected with this event. The undersigned also agrees to abide by the Rules and Regulations of Desert Ridge Marketplace and any special rules or provisions that may be required for this event.

The owner of Desert Ridge Marketplace, Vestar Property Management, its agents and representatives, and Two Pups Wellness Fund and its representatives are not responsible for any injury, loss or damage of any kind sustained by any person or animal while participating in Yappy Hour. In consideration of my participation in the YappyHour, I acknowledge that I am aware of the possible risks, dangers and hazards associated with my participation in YappyHour, (including the possible risk of severe or fatal injury to myself, my animal and/or others).

Guests must present a valid Driver’s License and be 21 years of age or older to purchase an alcoholic beverage from a participating Sip & Stroll stop.  Alcoholic beverages will not be permitted outside of designated areas within The District. You must receive a valid wristband to stroll within the common designated areas. Restrictions apply. Visit HERE for all details.

I acknowledge that I have read this agreement, that I have executed this agreement voluntarily, and that this agreement is to be binding upon myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, and representatives, in the event of my death or incapacity.