HOMESTEAD (KDKA) — The annual Fall Fest was underway at the Waterfront Shopping Center and the main attraction was The Great “Pup-Kin” Race.

As the event kicked off the start of fall, patrons were encouraged to bring their small dogs along to participate in a race.

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Dogs 25 pounds or less dressed as pumpkins took off between 2:00 and 3:00 p.m.

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Those in attendance were also treated to a pumpkin patch, a performance from House of Soul and several fall activities.

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Donations were also collected for the Humane Animal Rescue.