Bow Wow Film Festival

The Bow Wow Film Festival from 5-10 p.m. Wednesday will screen dog-centric short films and all proceeds will benefit Pet Helpers. Photo from one of the featured films.

The inaugural Bow Wow Film Festival will celebrate all things d-o-double-g with screenings of dog-centric short films, vendors and exhibits, raffles and more, with all proceeds to benefit Pet Helpers.

The films feature themes of dogs as adventure buddies, service dogs and of course, the lifelong best friend of man. Bring your brood and be entertained, educated and enlightened, as well as walk away with some free stuff for your pup.

The event will begin with a Yappy Hour, followed by two 40-minute reels of short films, with some breaks in between.

when: 5-10 p.m. Wednesday

where: The Screen Door, 1271 Folly Road, James Island

price: $10 adult advance; $15 adult at-the-door; $5 ages 12 years and younger

more info: 843-795-1110, 843-573-7200, www.bowwowfilmfest.com, www.ticketriver.com/event/20481