Bark in the Park San Jose, Sept.16, 2017, 10-5, William Street Park in downtown San Jose

Bark in the Park 2019:
Saturday, September 21, 2019

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.

Highlights include:

  • Kids' Entertainment Zone Dog-themed bounce house, face painting, puppet shows, dogs to pet, dog owners in training resource tent, and kid's agility course. 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, and 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.

Check out the Program for 2018!