Residents to get early look at new League City Animal Care and Adoption Center

Residents who want to get a sneak peek at how the new League City Animal Care and Adoption Center is coming along will have their chance Friday.

The city and the nonprofit group Friends of the League City Animal Shelter are hosting a preview and fundraising event 7-9 p.m. Nov. 22. Residents can stop by the facility, scheduled to open next year at 755 W. Walker St., and enjoy dinner, drinks, music, valet parking and pet photos with Santa, according to a city press release.


Attendees will be photographed in their fancy outfits as they walk the red carpet upon arrival. Awards will be given to the best-dressed pet, best-dressed owner and pet couple, and best pet holiday costume, the release reads.

Tickets are $40 per person, and proceeds will benefit the Friends of the League City Animal Shelter and go toward projects and supplies to enrich the incoming shelter. Visit www.leaguecity.com/sneakpreview to buy tickets.
By Jake Magee
Jake Magee has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper.

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