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15th Annual Puppy Bowl with the Austin Humane Society & Yard Bar presented by Heritage Ranch by H-E-B

Saturday, February 12, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Austin Humane Society

2:00-4:00 p.m. at Yard Bar

Are you ready for some football? The Austin Humane Society’s beloved Puppy Bowl is back and better than ever in 2022! The 15th annual event, presented by Heritage Ranch by H-E-B, will be held on Saturday, February 12 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the AHS shelter (124 W. Anderson Lane). The fun will continue that afternoon with an event at Yard Bar (6700 Burnet Road) from 2:00-4:00 p.m.

February 12th will be an epic day of delicious tailgate bites, puppy races, Super Bowl puppy predictions, pet adoptions, and Puppy Bowl LIVE! The fun starts at 11:00 a.m. at Austin Humane Society with tailgating, adorable adoptables, vendors, great eats, and drinks by Tito’s Handmade Vodka

Adoptions: If you’re looking to add a puppy to your team, we’ll have dozens of puppies available for adoption and – only during Puppy Bowl – adoption fees will be discounted to $200! Each puppy is current on vaccinations, spayed/neutered, and microchipped (older dogs and cats will also be available for adoption).

4th Annual Tailgate Food Competition: Local restaurants will go head-to-head for the 2022 title of Best Tailgating Treat. Purchase your tailgate tasting ticket for $10, enjoy your bites and cast your vote for the winner.

Vendors: Enjoy shopping with our local vendors and find special kid-friendly activities in our Kid Zone thanks to H-E-B and Firehouse Animal Health Center.

Puppy Bowl LIVE! at Yard Bar (6700 Burnet Road): 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

After the fun at AHS, we’ll keep the party going at Yard Bar!

Is your dog 35 lbs. or under and ready to rumble? Get tickets for your pup to play in one quarter of Puppy Bowl LIVE!. Your $30 Puppy Player donation secures a spot for your small dog in the big game plus a custom pup player card.

Grab a FREE Spectator Pass and watch our ferociously cute pups go head-to-head as celebrity “ruffarees” make the call on Puppy Bowl LIVE! penalties including ‘illegal watering’, ‘unnecessary cuteness’, ‘unpuppy-like conduct’, ‘ruffing the passer’, and ‘illegal sniffing in the back’.

Ticket options for AHS’ 15th Annual Puppy Bowl and Yard Bar‘s Puppy Bowl LIVE:

Spectator Pass: FREE entry into the 15th Annual Puppy Bowl at both AHS and Yard Bar, access to meet adoptable animals, visit vendors, see the puppy predictions, purchase food and beverages, and watch Puppy Bowl LIVE! at Yard Bar.

V.I.P. (Very Important Puppy-fan): Be a “Very Important Puppy-fan” with a $35 donation to AHS. You’ll receive a V.I.P. Swag Bag with a commemorative Puppy Bowl t-shirt and entry into the 4th Annual Tailgate Food Competition where you’ll get to taste every competitor’s tailgating bite and help crown the winner!

Tailgate Judge: Eat your way through our 4th Annual Tailgate Food Competition and help us crown the winner! Enjoy bites from each vendor from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and cast your vote. We will announce the winner at 1:30 p.m.

Puppy Player entry at Yard Bar: Enter your own pup to play in the Puppy Bowl LIVE! at Yard Bar! Your pup must be under 35 lbs. to participate. Sign-up your pup with a $30 donation to AHS and enjoy a custom pup player card and a few more perks to be announced soon. Quarter 1 begins promptly at 2:00 p.m. (please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled quarter).

All proceeds benefit the Austin Humane Society, where we count on people like you to unleash hope for animals in need. Click below to purchase tickets or become a sponsor today!

Thank you to our sponsors!