Bark in the Park San Jose: Largest Dog Festival in the US
Bark in the Park San Jose, Sept.18, 2021,  10-5, William Street Park in downtown San Jose

Bark in the Park 2022 is on Again—Saturday, September 17, 2022

Who’s Up for Some Summer Fun?
Grab Your Best Friend and a Leash and Join Us for Bark’s 24th Year!

We've all been patiently waiting over the past two years while concerns for the health and safety of humans, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, led to Bark’s back-to-back cancellation. Now we’re raring to once again “Bark in the Park!”

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 Include:

  • 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.
  • Contests, including the popular Dog-Costume Contest, Dog/Owner Look-Alike Contest and Tail-Wagging Contest
  • Demonstrations of dog agility and specialized dog training
  • Vendors with dog-specific goods and services
  • Delicious Food & Drink
  • Misting Tent

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 2019!