Calendar of Events

Help support Florida Boxer Rescue!  Come out to meet our Volunteers and Boxers at one of the events below!

Elayne Boosler – Comedian!

Comedian/writer/animal activist Elayne Boosler is best known for her thoughtful and feisty political humor, and her love of baseball and animals, all sharing a big part of her act.  She has been a huge supporter of Florida Boxer Rescue for many years.

Locations & Dates:

McCurdy’s Comedy Theatre, 1923 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota
     Thursday, October 16 at 7:00 pm, Friday, October 17 at 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm
The Club, 400 Treasure Island Causeway, Treasure Island
     Saturday, October 18 at 9:00 pm
The Plaza LIVE, 425 N. Bumby Avenue, Orlando
Sunday, October 19 at 7:00 pm
: Visit Elayne’s website for ticket prices at each location.

San Antonio Rattlesnake Festival

San Antonio Rattlesnake Festival and Run

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Come on out and see us, visit some of our boxers and learn all about Florida Boxer Rescue. We look forward to seeing you!

Time: 10 am to 6 pm
Place: City Park of San Antonio, East of I-75 on SR 52, San Antonio, FL
Details: Festival will feature: Arts, crafts & antiques, live music and family entertainment, petting zoo and games for kids and a beer garden. Visit
Cost: TBD

Garage Sale & Dog Wash Weekend

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Find treasures on Saturday, October 18th.  Baby items, clothes, household items, toys, you name it – you’ll most likely find it.  Come out early for best selection, then relax and order from Jill’s Joint’s famous mouth-watering menu.  YUM!

On Sunday, October 19th, bring your four-legged family members for some pampering.  For $10, your furry family member gets “spa treatment” including a luxurious bath, nail trim and loving care from our volunteers.  Feel free to take a break and enjoy Jill’s delicious food while we care for your furkid.

Time:  Saturday Garage Sale – 7 am to 2 pm  Sunday Dog Wash – 9 am to 2 pm
Place: Jill’s Joint, 889 NE 27th Lane, Cape  Coral (off Andalusia in the Industrial Park)
Cost: $10 for the Dog Wash

Info Booth at Petco

petcoCome visit one of our info booths at a Petco near you to learn more about Florida Boxer Rescue and the breed we know and love, Boxers!

Third Saturday of every month – Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec. 20
Port Richey Location

Time: Noon to 3 pm
Place: Petco, 9638 US 19N, Port Richey

Info Booth at PetSmart


Come visit one of our info booths at a PetSmart near you to learn more about Florida Boxer Rescue and the breed we know and love, Boxers!

Third Sunday of every month – Oct. 19, Nov. 16, Dec. 21 – Trinity Location
Time: Noon to 3 pm

Place: PetSmart, 2920 Little Rd, Trinity


Vintage & Boxers

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Join us for a special event to benefit Florida Boxer Rescue.  Make a vintage collar to be auctioned off for FBR!

Time: 10 am to 2 pm
Place: Vintage Warehouse, 4308 Wallace Road, Lakeland
Best collar will win a $25 Vintage Warehouse Gift Certificate. BBQ lunches for sale by All Racked Up. Free goodie bags for FBR fosters that attend.
Cost: Free admission. BBQ lunch $8.00



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14th Annual Boxer Bash

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Please join us for one of our largest fundraisers of the year.  We have a new venue this year and couldn’t be more excited, so grab your boots and hats and join us for a fun filled day at the Barn!

Time:  11 am to 4 pm
Place:  The Wishing Well Barn, 4302 Pippin Rd, Plant City (West side – accessible via I-4 or SR60)
Details:  Event will be held rain or shine, ample free parking on site, leashed dogs welcome (no retractable leashes).  Food, beer and wine from a variety of vendors.  Coffee bar featuring homemade bake sale items.   Plant sale, silent and live auctions.  Photos with Santa, facepainting, and a parade of foster pets.  Local veterinarian on hand for “Ask the Vet” and microchipping.
Cost:  Admission is free



**Updated 10/15/14**