OAKHURST, NJ  — Bring your furry canine babies in costume and howl the day away at Green Leaf Pet Resort's Doggie Halloween Costume Contest. The event will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 26, at Green Leaf Pet Resort of Ocean, located at 1602 Route 35 in Oakhurst.

The event will include "spooktacular" music, face painting, food, games and costume fun!

There is a $500 grand prize for the most original costume and $100 prizes to be awarded in the following categories:

  • Funniest
  • Scariest
  • Best Owner and  Dog
  • Ugliest

Admission is free, and the event it pet and kid friendly.