The Marietta Business Association will have The Marietta Mutt Strutt event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 6 at Marietta First United Methodist Church, 56 Whitlock Avenue SW in Marietta.
The event, which raises awareness of the programs and services that Sweetwater Mission provides to those in need, will include a costumed dog contest with prizes, a dog parade and other activities.
To participate in the parade, register at www.SweetwaterMission.org. Cost is $20 per dog.
Sweetwater Mission is a nonprofit that has been helping families with food, clothing and job training since 1968.
For more information, visit www.mariettabusiness.biz/.