"Brews & Barks" benefits Humane Society of Pulaski Co

LITTLE ROCK -{} CALLING ALL HOT DOG CHEFS -- Chefs of all levels-- professional and amateur -- are invited to participate in BREWS and BARKS on September 13th, hosted by the Humane Society of Pulaski County and Diamond Bear Brewing Company.

The event will take place at the new location of Diamond Bear at 600 N. Broadway in North Little Rock from 2-5pm.

As part of the first-time festival, the Hot Diggity Dog Cook-Off will feature samples of the best dressed dogs with food supplied by Ben E. Keith and toppings by the imagination of entrants.

Prizes will be awarded. For more information and registration, email or visit the website,

Tickets for BREWS and BARKS, the only dog-friendly craft beer tasting in central Arkansas, are also available at the website for $25 ($30 at gate).

Participants are welcome to bring their furry friends on a leash, or come solo to sip the suds and enjoy the afternoon activities. The cost of admission entitles participants to unlimited beer tasting and sampling of hot dogs.

Proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Pulaski County. For more information, call Sandra Cone (501) 590-7361.