Bark In The Park Set For Oct. 14

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Bark in the Park will be held at Jack Benson Heritage Park on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Events at this year's Bark in the Park will include the "Spooky Pooch Parade," an adoption fair, a vendor market, working dog and obedience/pet safety demonstrations, as well as a "best costume" contest and giveaway for dogs and their owners. 

Admission is free with the donation of a can or bag of pet food for participating rescue groups.

Dog-related companies and home businesses that are a brick and mortar-based company interested in being a sponsor of the festival, or an at-home business interested in being a vendor, can contact them c/o Heritage House at cholley@chattanooga.

gov or 423-855-9474.


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