Luke, Hudson, and Murphy are less than 300 miles from their Boston goal and we’re planning quite a weekend when they arrive June 18, 2010.

The Boston Planning Committee has been in high gear, working out all the details for The Boys’ arrival in Boston You can keep up with the events as they unfold by surfing over to our website at:

http://www.2dogs2000miles.org/Boston.html
but here is a basic rundown of what we have planned (all times are EDT):

Friday June 18th
· Event: Reception
· Time: 6-10 PM
· Location:Red Dog Pet Resort and Spa

Saturday June 19th
· Event: Memorial Service and Final Mile
· Time: 9:30 – 11 AM
· Location: TBA

Saturday June 19th
· Event: puppy up! Festival
· Time: 11 AM -3 PM
· Location: TBA

Saturday June 19th
· Event: puppy up! Gala, Live & Silent Auctions, Cocktails, Seated Dinner, and Entertainment
· Time: 6 – 11PM
· Location: Fairmont Copley Hotel

SundayJune 20th
· Event: Comparative Oncology Summit
· Time: 9 AM – 1 PM
· Location: Fairmont Copley Hotel

And now you can now register at the 2 Million Dogs website to join us in Boston for The Puppy Up! Gala at the Fairmont Copley Hotel; 138 St. James Avenue; Boston, MA 02116 (617) 267-5300

PLUS, The Fairmont Copley is offering a discount rate if you mention 2 Dogs 2000 Miles and book your room before May 18th, 2010. There is a one-time $25.00 pet fee, which is very reasonable. And, you may have more than 1 pet per room for the one-time charge. There is also no size limit to dogs, so those of you with big dogs are welcome too. The Fairmont Copley is VERY dog friendly. They even have their own resident Canine Ambassador, Catie Copley.Check it out here: http://www.fairmont.com/copleyplaza/

This is going to be such a fantastic weekend full of all sorts of exciting and wonderful things! So surf on over to the registration page and get your name in. We have a limited number of spots for the Gala on Saturday evening, so please register ASAP!

Here’s the link:

https://2md2m.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/PuppyUpPartyandAuction/Registration/tabid/203154/Default.aspx

If you have any questions, please email erich@2dogs2000miles.org.