Kid's Entertainment Zone at Bark in the Park San Jose
Bark in the Park San Jose, Sept.18, 2021,  10-5, William Street Park in downtown San Jose

Bark in the Park Kids’ Zone

Dogs are the stars of the show at Bark in the Park™, but since kids are a dog’s best friend we have a special entertainment zone just for them!


Dogs In Harmony Workshops

Dog In Harmony Workshops

Returning Bark-in-the-Park Sponsor Dogs In Harmony is a top-rated South Bay Dog Training service. Join them to learn more about how to interact with dogs and enjoy dog-themed crafts—including making your own dog mask and a DIY dog toy workshop.

Activities available all day in the Kids’ Zone


Wildlife Center of Silicon Valley

NEW!—Wildlife Center of Silicon Valley

Wildlife Center of Silicon Valley, our newest Friend-of-Bark-in-the-Park Sponsor, is the only wildlife hospital in the South Bay Area, providing sick, injured, and orphaned wildlife with exceptional free care, rehabilitation, and the opportunity for release back into the wild. They will be sharing nests, displays, and taxidermied animals to introduce us to many of our local animal neighbors.

Wildlife Activities available all day in the Kids’ Zone


Woof! Woof! Puppy Package Makeovers

Face Painting and Puppy Make-Over Packages

Kids can let their inner dog out with a puppy-themed face painting or get a puppy make-over package that includes dog-themed face paint, a Bark-in-the-Park bandanna, and a dog-ears headband.

Activity available all day in the Kids’ Zone


The Bulldog Bounce House is barkin' good fun!

Big Bulldog Bounce House

Kids will bounce off extra energy in the Big Bulldog Bounce House—it’s barkin’-good fun!

Bounce House open all day in the Kids’ Zone


The Kids Agility Course is doggone fune!

DIY Agility Course for Human “Puppies”

After watching the dog agility demos, the DIY Agility Course allows kids to test their own skills on a fun training course designed just for them!

DIY Agility Course open all day in the Kids’ Zone