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

Bark in the Park Schedule

We have a full day of events and entertainment scheduled at Bark in the Park™, including lots of new events! Get details about contests, entertainment, and the new Kids' Entertainment Zone and refer to the schedule below to see the festival at a glance. In addition to the events and entertainment listed here, check out the vendors, who provide fun games, tips on dog care and adoption, and pet services, including low-cost vaccinations and micro-chipping..


Adobe Animal Hospitals Main Stage Events

11:00–11:45 a.m. Pet Owner Look-a-Like Contest

12:00–12:45 p.m. Dog Costume Contest

1:00–1:45 p.m. Tail Wagging Contest

2:00–2:45 p.m. Furry Friends Pet Assisted Therapy Services Presentation


Kids' Entertainment Zone

Dog Owner in Training Resource Tent, presented by Stacy's Wag'N'Train and Canine Higher Learning:

11:30 –noon Kid's and Dogs - a Safety Demo with Puppets, Canine Higher Learning

1:00-1:30 p.m. How to Approach a Dog, Stacy's Wag'N'Train

2:30–3:00 p.m. How to Teach a Dog a Trick, Stacy's Wag'N'Train

Meet and Greet with Downtown Dog, the Sam's Downtown Feed and Pet Supply mascot

11:00-11:30 a.m., 12:00-12:45 p.m., 1:30-2:15 p.m., 3:00-3:45 p.m.

All day:

  • Kids' Agility Course
  • Puppy make-over packages (face paint and more!)
  • Big Bulldog Bounce House

Reed Animal Hospital Entertainment Corral Events

10:15–10:45 a.m. Skyy Dogs

10:45–11:15 a.m. Cali K-9

11:45–12:15 p.m. Cali K-9

12:30–1:00 p.m. Skyy Dogs

1:00–1:30 p.m. Cali K-9

1:45–2:15 p.m. Skyy Dogs

2:30–3:00 p.m. Cali K-9

3:15–3:45 p.m. Skyy Dogs

4:00–4:30 p.m. Cali K-9


Naglee Park Sheepherding Corral Events

Cutters Quarters Sheep Herding, performing and offering Bark Attendees "Sheepherding" Time, throughout the day


San Jose Water Company Agility Corral Events

10:30-11:00 a.m. Fetch Sam!

11:00-1:30 p.m. Attendee Agility Time

1:30-2:00 p.m. Fetch Sam!

2:00-5:00 p.m. Attendee Agility Time


Christmas in the Park Rally Corral Events

11:00-12:00 p.m. Santa Clara Dog Training Club

12:00-1:15 p.m. Attendee Course Run Throughs

2:00-3:00 p.m. Santa Clara Dog Training Club

3:00-5:00 p.m. Attendee Course Run Throughs