Bark in the Park San Jose: Largest Dog Festival in the US
Bark in the Park San Jose, Sept.16, 2023,  10-5, William Street Park in downtown San Jose



Bark in the Park 2024 is on Again—Saturday, September 21, 2024

Who’s Up for Some Summer Fun?
Grab Your Best Friend and a Leash and Join Us at Bark in the Park!

The last 25 years have been so much fun we’re excited for more and raring to go!

Enjoy an All-Day, Outdoor Family Friendly Event

Dogs and their best friends will have a great time at Bark in the Park™, the largest dog festival in the United States with more than 15,000 dog lovers and 3,900 dogs.

Highlights in 2024 Will Include:

  • Main Stage Contests, including the popular Dog-Costume Contest, Dog/Owner Look-Alike Contest and Tail-Wagging Contest
  • Demonstrations of dog agility and specialized dog training
  • Kids’ Zone Dog-themed bounce house, face painting, Doga, DIY dog toy making, storytime, dog owners in training resource tent, and kid's agility course.
  • Vendors with dog-specific goods and services
  • Delicious Food & Drink

Follow Bark in the Park on Facebook and check out the Bark in the Park website. And while you are planning your big day, check out our sponsors' and vendors' websites, many offer essential services, or provide online purchasing and deliveries.

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Money raised from Bark in the Park benefits local community and pet-focused organizations including Humane Society Silicon Valley, San Jose Animal Care Center, and PAWS4SJACS and the Campus Community Neighborhood Association.

Check out the Program from 2023!