Is your pup ready for their close-up? You and your “best friend” can bring your unique style to the red carpet and compete for top-dog status as Mr. or Miss Canine QC at PawParazzi!

Join fellow dog-lovers on Saturday Mar 23 at the Putnam Museum (1717 W 12th Street Davenport), and celebrate canine companionship as you walk the red carpet with your dog, snap a picture in the photo booth, and take home a buy-one-get-one-free coupon to watch the Putnam’s newest GIANT Screen movie, Superpower Dogs 3D — opening Mar 16!Make Your Dog Famous at PawParazzi at the Putnam!

For just $20, you can strut as a serious contender or walk just for fun! All contestants will be eligible to win prizes, with the top prizes of FREE one-hour photo sessions with Francescon Portraiture, $100 portrait credits and having your dog’s picture featured on the GIANT Screen!

To register for one of three time slots, 1-2 p.m., 2-3 p.m. or 3-4 p.m., visit

Dog owners can perform as they wait for their moment in the spotlight on the Dog Trick stage and can emblazon their love for their four-legged friends on the Paws of Fame, on display at the ticket counter!

Spectators are FREE, and may purchase tickets to Superpower Dogs 3D, playing at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. — $9 for adults / $8 youth, senior, military and college student. (Members save $1 on movie showings.) For more upcoming show times, click here.

Dogs are allowed only in the Putnam’s Grand Lobby and will not be permitted in the museum or theater. Walk-up entries are permitted during the day of the event, but advanced registration is encouraged.

Vote online starting Mar 26 to determine the two winners of a FREE one-hour photo session with Francescon Portraiture and a $100 portrait credit. Winners will be announced after voting closes on Apr 6 and will also have their photo displayed in the GIANT Screen Theater during every screening of Super Power Dogs!

Contestants are also eligible to enter a fabulous dog prize basket raffle, and may download their photos from the shoot on the Francescon Portraiture Facebook page.

Make Your Dog Famous at PawParazzi at the Putnam!
Tess Abney was born and raised in the Quad Cities. Her passion for writing and entertainment was apparent at a very young age. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.
Make Your Dog Famous at PawParazzi at the Putnam!

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