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Come enjoy canine games, a pet parade, pet-friendly shopping, adoptable dogs, demonstrations, and more! Bark in the Park is free to the dog lovers, with or without their furry friends.

WHO: Anyone (with two legs or four!) ready to have a good time

WHAT: The Newton Dog Park Project's first family fun fundraiser!

WHEN: Saturday, May 13,  2017, 9am - 1pm

WHERE: Centennial Dog Park, Centennial Park, Newton KS 67114

WHY: Bark in the Park is a benefit for the Centennial Dog Park.

General Admission: FREE TO ATTEND!

Very Important Pup?
Early VIP Admission: $25, includes an event t-shirt. Ten lucky Early VIPs will also go home with a gift bag courtesy of Passion for Pets!
VIP is $30 after May 4 and you'll have to wait to get your shirt after the event.

No more than two dogs per adult is allowed to attend.

Dogs must be 6 months or older and current on all vaccinations (including rabies).

Dogs must be sociable with humans and dogs.

Dogs outside the fenced dog park must be on a leash and under control at all times. No retractable leashes allowed.

You are responsible for cleaning up after your pets.

Female dogs in heat may not attend.

All sponsors gifting $25+ are invited to host a booth the day of the event to meet the community, host freebies or activities (bean bag toss, face painting, etc), or market goods.
$25 Sponsors: Name on NewtonDogPark.com, e-newsletters.
$100+ Sponsors: Logo on apparel, NewtonDogPark.com, e-newsletter, and social media.

In-Kind Donations
We are also seeking sponsors for silent auction/award items or gift certificates. These sponsors will have their name printed on materials for their items or gift certificate, name read at the time the item is given, and any marketing materials included with the item(s) in addition to being recognized as a sponsor.

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Best Dressed, Smallest Dog, Largest Dog

Hands Full Dog Training will be providing an interactive training games demonstration for people and their pets!

Best Trick Contest

We are excited to have Cpl. Tony Hawpe and his partner, Bella, joining us to demonstrate their team's abilities and how they serve our community.

Musical chairs, but for the pups! Human/dog pairs go round. When the music stops, the last dog to "sit" is out!

Our Sponsors

Newton Animal HospitalHands Full Dog TrainingCitizen's State Bank
City of NewtonKranz Family, Inc.Mojo's Coffee Bar
Puppy SmilesConrade InsuranceGaynor Electric
Bark&CoSojo'sLucy Pet Products
P.L.A.Y. Pet Lifestyle And You, Inc.KOHA Super Premium Pet Food