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Fall Festival & Open House
Saturday, October 22, 2022

Lying down from left to right, retired breed dog "Markey", "Gypsy" in the puppy program, and "Indra" guide dog in training.

Join us for Octoberfest!

Please attend our Fall Festival & Open House on Fidelco’s Bloomfield campus from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm on Saturday, October 22, 2022.

This fun-filled day features something for everyone: guide dog demos, blindfold walks, puppy playtime, food, kids’ corner, tours, a car show, Puppy Olympics, and more!

*Please note pet dogs are not allowed on our Bloomfield campus. 


Join Fidelco Guide Dogs to raise awareness and understanding about the work & process it takes to train German Shepherds to become expertly trained guide dogs for the blind.

Car Show

Car Show

Enter your car for $10 and our Octoberfest guests will vote for "best in show". Will you take home the 2022 Octoberfest trophy?


Walk for Fidelco

Walk with Fidelco volunteers, staff, & clients from 8am-11am for a scenic walk in West Hartford. Long and short routes offer something for everyone – including canine friends!


Puppy Olympics

Cheer for your favorite Fidelco pups! Place your best guess on who will come out on top. Encourage the puppy raisers to focus and train hard to take home the GOLD!