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Bark in the Park

August 06, 2012

Bark in the Park will be held in Cumberland Square Park on August 9. Registration opens at 6pm, and the events kick off at 6:30. There will be numerous events and fun activities, including contests for Best Trick, Largest and Smallest Dogs, Best Dressed Dog, Sit and Speak, Most Hair, Most Unusual Dog, and Dog and Owner Natural Look Alike! The Twin City Photo Club will take a picture of your dog for a nominal fee in the Photo Booth. There will be a Celebrity Dog Walk where local celebrities will participate in a designated walk around the park. Cost of the walk is a $1.00 donation designated for the Blackjack Rescue and Catahoula Connection.

Exhibitors include pet friendly services, rescue groups, demonstrations, light concessions, and the Bristol VA Treasurer's Office.

All pets must be leashed; vaccinations must be current; and pets must be kept under control. Rights are reserved to refuse a dog from participation if deemed to pose a threat to others or their pet.

For more information, call 276-645-7370.

Movie to follow the event.