The Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade AKA The Cutest Event of the Year

This past Saturday I attended the 25th Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade for the first time and it was amazing.  There were hundreds of costumed dogs, many accompanied by owners in matching ensembles.  I overheard someone say, "this was the best day of my life,” and I do not think they were speaking in hyperbole.  My only grip is that it was super crowded, but so it goes.  The dog parade is now being added to my calendar as a must-do annual event.  If only I had a dog to dress up with...