Bark in the Park 2018:
Saturday, September 15, 2018
S. 16th Street and E. William Street
William Street Park in Downtown San Jose
Bark in the Park™ is the largest dog festival in the United States with more than 15,000 dog lovers and 3,900 dogs.
Returning this year:
- Kids' Entertainment Zone with kid's agility course, puppy make-over packages (face paint and more), dog owners in training resource tent, and dog-themed bounce house. See Kids' Zone for details.
- Low Cost Vaccines and $5 Microchipping, provided by PAWS 4 SJACS (Pet Awareness and Welfare Society for San Jose Animal Care Services)
- Misting Tent, courtesy of San Jose Water (goodbye drought!),
Enjoy contests, including the popular Dog Costume Contest, Dog/Owner Look-Alike Contest and Tail Wagging Contest, demonstrations of dog agility and specialized dog training, delicious food and drink, more than 75 vendors with dog-specific goods and services. 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 the Campus Community Neighborhood Association.