‘Octopurr Fest’ to raise funds for animal shelter
ROCHESTER — The “It’s All About the Animals” animal shelter located at 103 Marion Road in Rochester will host their “Octopurr Fest” fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The free family event will feature local crafts, jewelry, homemade gifts, treats, gift baskets and raffle items. Children are encouraged to dress in Halloween costumes and trick or treat at the vendors’ tables.
There will be a Tom Cat Ball Drop fundraiser with tickets being sold in advance for $10. The winner of this event will receive a $500 prize. Tickets can be purchased at the shelter, during normal adoption hours of Saturdays or Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m., and depending upon their availability, on the day of the event as well.
It’s All About the Animals is a volunteer run cage free, no kill 501(c)(3) nonprofit animal shelter. Donations provide food, supplies and medical care for the animals.