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03/05/2013 04:08 pm ET Updated Mar 05, 2013

Animal Welfare League Of Alexandria's Mardi Growl: Music, Dancing And Howlicanes, To Help Homeless Animals

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If you like parties, and you like animals, you'll want to come to the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria's Mardi Growl celebration this Friday.

On top of live jazz, an auction and stilt walkers, the AWLA fundraiser, being held at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office building (600 Dulany Street, Alexandria, Va.), has an open bar -- which will serve Howlicanes made of Sprite, raspberry vodka and pineapple juice

Get your tickets here. And remember, you're drinking all those Howlicanes to help homeless animals.

Here's another way to help homeless animals -- adopt one of these babies:

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This week's adoptable animals come from the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria and the Washington Humane Society.

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