Published: May 14, 2013 10:06 AM EDT
Updated: May 14, 2013 10:10 AM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. - Englewood Animal Rescue Sanctuary, also called EARS, is throwing a birthday bash for its beloved mascot Rascal.

The American Bulldog is turning 9-years old this weekend and EARS has a full day of festivities planned Saturday.

EARS is a no-kill, non-profit shelter that rehabilitates animals and is using Rascal's party as a chance to raise money for the cause it supports. According to the shelter, the cost to care for its animals each month is roughly $12,000.

Rascal's party takes place at Black Widow Harley Davidson Saturday, May 18th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The address is 2224 El Jobean Rd. in Port Charlotte.

There will be a spider jump, bungee run and obstacle course for the kids. Adults can expect entertainment, food, beer, vendors, raffles, and a silent auctions. Kix Country will be doing a live broadcast that day, and Pig In or Pig Out from Clewiston will be there providing delicious barbeque. Guests with a motorcycle are invited to dress it up. The most patriotic bikes win big prizes.

For more information on EARS visit the website here.