Current & Upcoming events


Come meet some of our adoptable roadies during our meet & greet at a paw-some new pet store in Sammamish - PureWag!  Not only will this help socialize our foster animals, it will give the public a chance to meet us and see what our mission is all about!  See you there!

MEET & GREET at PureWAG - Sammamish

When: Saturday, July 9, 2022      
Time: 12:00PM - 2:00PM 
Where: PureWag

3050 Issaquah-Pine Lake Rd. SE

Sammamish, WA 98075

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Each Tuesday of the month this summer, come hang out with us during Yappy Hour at Suite!  You can meet some of our adoptable roadies, and grab some delicious food and drink - added bonus, drinks made with Tito's go to benefit Motley Zoo!  Paw-some!

YAPPY Hour on the suite lounge patio

When: Tuesday, June 14, 2022

          Tuesday, July 12, 2022

          Tuesday, August 9, 2022

          Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Time: 4:00PM - 6:00PM 
Where: Suite Lounge Patio (first floor of the Hyatt Regency in downtown Bellevue)
10500 NE 8th Street, Suite #125
Bellevue, Washington 98004


At Large Brewing in Everett is hosting the Dog Days of Summer - a two day event benefiting rescue! We really enjoyed this event last year, and can't wait to attend again this year! ALL of the proceeds from their special brew that specific week will go straight to MZAR! So cool!


Stop by, try their delicious beer, and meet some of our adoptable animals. We can't think of a better way to spend a midsummer weekend!

Not only will this help socialize our foster animals, it will give the public a chance to meet us and see what our mission is all about!  See you there!

Dog days of summer -
at large brewing 

When: Saturday, July 30, 2022

           Sunday, July 31, 2022      
Time: 3:00PM - 7:00PM 
Where: At Large Brewing

2730 West Marine View Drive

Everett, Washington 98201

Subaru Loves Pets

Come meet some of our adoptable roadies at Big Northwest, a Subaru enthusiast festival held at DirtFish Rally School in Snoqualmie! This dog-friendly event has a variety of activities for dogs, in addition to an all Subaru rallycross, car show, vendors, food, music, prizes, giveaways, etc.! Bring the family!

Through their #SubaruLovesPets initiative, Subaru is committed to helping animals find new homes and keeping them safe and healthy. 

Meet & greet at the
big northwest Subaru festival (at Dirtfish)

When: Sunday, August 7, 2022

Time: 9:00AM - 4:00PM 
Where: DirtFish Rally School

           7001 396th Street SE

           Snoqualmie, Washington



When: Saturday, June 25, 2022      

Event Details: DirtFish Website

Come out for an awesome car-centric event, filled with killer rides, food trucks area helicopter tours, etc - and pets are welcome!  Come hang out with some of our adoptable roadies and learn more about our rescue mission - cars and cuddles - can't beat that on a beautiful summer weekend!

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MEET & GREET at THe Embassy Suites-Bellevue happy hour

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2022      
Time: 4:00PM - 6:00PM 

Come meet some of our adoptable roadies during happy hour at the Embassy Suites in Bellevue!  Not only will this help socialize our foster animals, it will give the public a chance to meet us and see what our mission is all about!  

Bark at the Park

When: Monday, May 9th, 2022

Take your pup out to the ballgame!  As an added bonus, Motley Zoo will be on site with some of our adoptable animals who can't wait to meet you - and maybe find their forever home/family?  


Give Big & Get Bad 2022!
When: Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022

            Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

Where: online!

Early giving has already begun!

Raised an INCREDIBLE $45,000 for our rescue mission!  We are so grateful!

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Stand Pup Comedy (Virtual) Show
When: Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Join us for the 2nd annual Stand Pup Comedy night to celebrate Motley Zoo's 13th anniversary!

This fun online event features a variety of comedians coming to you straight from their homes to deliver belly-splitting laughs - all while you enjoy from your couch, while delivering belly rubs to your furry friends!

While the comedy reigns, you will "aww" and "ahh" when you get to meet the furry friends of the audience in the kiss and cuddle cam, where viewers introduce you to their furry friends.

Last year we had many Motley Zoo Rock Stars show out and represent our rescue -  and had many fans support our mission - we hope to see you there this time around as well! 

Laugh to save lives - what could be better?

Yarn To The Rescue


When: Sunday, January 16, 2022

Time: 11:00AM - 4:00PM

We are excited to host Yarn to the Rescue, an Indie Dyers Market to benefit Motley Zoo, featuring local indie dyers: Loved Ones Yarn, WildStar Fibers, and Serial Knitters DyeHouse. 

Knitters and yarn lovers - come out and shop with 25% of funds raised from purchases and 100% of funds raised from raffle items (yay - a raffle!) go to benefit Motley Zoo!


Raised $3200 for Motley Zoo!!! 


Paint Fur Paws 2021


When: Sunday, December 12, 2021

Time: 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Come find the artist in you while saving the lives of animals in the process!

Paint Fur Paws is a casual and fun class where everyone can paint a masterpiece of their furry friends.

Our dedicated instructor, Christi, will guide you through the process, helping even the most novice beginner translate their pet's picture to canvas.

At the end of the class, you will have a beautiful portrait of your pet to take home and hang on your wall! Or paint a gift for a friend!


Holiday Pet Photos with Fanphototastic Photography

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When: Saturday, November 20th &
          Sunday, November 21st

          Saturday, November 13th & 
          Sunday, November 14th

It's that time of year again for HOLIDAY PET PHOTOS! So pull your fanciest holiday sweater out of storage, give your pup a much-needed spa day, and mark your calendars.  Appointments are required!


Sessions are $55 - and HALF of all proceeds will be going to Motley Zoo to support our rescue animals!


Meet & Greet at the Seattle International Auto Show
(Subaru Loves Pets Adoption Event)


When: Saturday, November 13th, 2021

Where: Lumen Field Event Center

Subaru of America has invited Motley Zoo to partner with them at their interactive exhibit at the Seattle International Auto Show!  #SubaruLovesPets, and we can't thank them enough for providing us with this platform to share our rescue's mission with the community - and to share our adorable adoptable rescues!  Who knows - you may just meet your newest best friend!

Recompress & Reconnect - Meet & Greet

dog in costume

When: Saturday, October 30, 2021

Where: Washington Park Arboretum UW Botanical Gardens (Wisteria Hall)
2300 Arboretum Drive East
Seattle, Washington 98112

Come out for a fun Halloween-time event and meet some of our adoptable roadies, who will have spooktacular costumes of their own!  We can't wait to meet y'all!!

Yappy Hour Meet & Greet on the Suite Lounge Patio

When: Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Where: Suite Restaurant / Lounge

10500 NE 8th Street, Bellevue WA 98004

Rally your friends, grab your pooch and join us for Yappy Hour at Suite Lounge in Bellevue (on the ground floor of the Hyatt). While you’re definitely encouraged to BYOP (bring your own pup), there’ll be plenty of furry friends if you don’t have one of your own. Join us and come prepared for a barking good time—this pawty is going to be off the leash! 

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DirtFish SummerFest Car Show / Meet & Greet


When: Sunday, September 12, 2021
Where: DirtFish Rally School

7001 396th Drive SE

Snoqualmie, WA 98065

It's RALLY TIME again at DirtFish!  This is an awesome outdoor car show at the DirtFish Rally School (their office is where Twin Peaks was filmed!)  Motley Zoo will be hosting a merch & chill booth with adoptable animals and information about our rescue for attendees. 

Dog Days of Summer Meet & Greet at At Large Brewing

When: August 14, 2021

Time: 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come hang out by the water and have a drink while meeting (and petting!) some of our adoptable roadies!  Every day from August 11 - August 15, $1 from every pint of New Dog In Town, a special release blonde ale from At Large Brewing, will benefit Motley Zoo!  Drink up to save a pup, quite literally!  

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Hogs & Dogs Meet & Greet at Jet City Harley-Davidson


When: Saturday, June 26, 2021

Time: 11AM - 4PM

We had a blast at our first IN-PERSON meet & greet event in quite some time!  Visitors got to meet some adorable and adoptable roadies... and checked out the sick inventory of bikes while there!  Shout-out to our friends at Jet City Harley for hosting us as a part of their recurring summertime Hogs & Dogs events! 

Join Motley Zoo out & about -

or have us at your event!


Motley Zoo attends and hosts many events; so there are many places you can connect with us!


Check out some of our upcoming events on our Facebook page for a schedule of all upcoming events. 


You can have us at your NEXT event!


Need a morale booster for your office or corporate event? How about a wedding shower full of cuddles? Want to make someone's birthday memorable? Or propose to that special someone surrounded by furry friends?


Contact our events coordinator so we can get back to you about planning it!