Krew of Barkus
Krew of Barkus

CLICK HERE to see the 2021 virtual Barkus event and winners!

(Also the theme for next year!)

Artistic Krewe of Barkus Parade

Virtual Event Sunday, February 14th, 2021 at 2pm


All We Need is Love - Long Distance

It's time to celebrate puppy love in literature, art, history, television, movies, cartoons and life. From Lady & The Tramp to Marge & Homer, Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera, Romeo & Juliet, Aladdin & Jasmine, Beyonce' & Jay Z, to Woody & Bo Peep. Let your imagination run wild!

Due to Covid Restriction
The Barkus Parade Will Be an Online Virtual Event Only
No In-Person Parade Will Take Place

How will this work?

    Costume Contest: Yes! Floats: No Entry Fee: Free until February 8, so get your entry in early! $5 fee Feb 8 - 13
  1. Take pictures of you and/or your dogs in costume. Go online and complete the 2021 Krewe of Barkus Registration form at the link here: REGISTRATION This will allow you to email your pictures to the judges with personal comments about your costume(s). Deadline for virtual entries is Saturday, February 13 at noon.
  2. Pictures will be submitted to our panel of judges and virtual prizes will be awarded to the winners. Categories will include Best in Show, Most Creative, Best Dog-Owner Combo, Best Group, and Best Use of Theme. You can use creative backdrops and props in lieu of floats this year.
  3. On Sunday, February 14 th at 2:00 p.m. we will host a virtual awards ceremony on Facebook presented by Blynda Christian and McKinney Mainstreet

For Additional Information contact: Blynda Christian -

Check us out on Facebook (Krewe of Barkus Parade - McKinney, TX), Instagram, and Twitter! @kreweofbarkustx