Dog Walk, Festival & Fundraiser
10:00 AM: Walker & Contest Registration
11:00 AM: Walk Begins
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM: Weiner Dog Races, Pet Contests & Demonstrations
2:30 PM: Baskets of Chance Drawing
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Pet Photo Opportunities, Vendors, Food & Fun & Baskets of Chance
$10.00 pre-register by September 10th
$15.00 register September 11th thru September 15th
An additional donation of $12.00 will get you a Thirteenth Annual Bandshell Bark Commemorative T-Shirt.
~Featured musical entertainment to be announced soon.
All registered participants in the dog walk receive a bandana for their dog.
All Proceeds from this event benefit the Roxbury Park Bandshell Preservation Alliance, Humane Society of Cambria County and other canine related community based projects.
The Thirteenth Annual Bandshell Bark begins with a stroll down the Red Carpet and continues along a route approximately 2.5 miles (4 times around the park) on a relatively level ground at Roxbury Park on Franklin Street. The walk ends with the Finish Line Festival complete with dog contests, school team spirit contest, food and refreshments, dog photo opportunities, and vendors of pet merchandise & services. Pet Contest Categories include cutest canine, most mannered, best costume, most talented, best barker and longest kiss.
Weiner Dog Races this year!
Compete with other area high schools for “Best Team Spirit”, dress your pets as your school mascot. The most participating school the better. Better yet, dress like a mascot yourself, to double your chances. Show your spirit!!!!
No more than two friendly dogs per person. All dogs at the park must be registered to walk. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian or have signed a release prior to the event. Dogs must be kept off the sports fields in the center of the park. Please join in the walk only if you and your dog can comfortably go the distance. Exit the walk route at any time and join the event festivities. Use a six-foot (or shorter) non-retractable leash. Make sure is licensed, has current ID tags, and is up to date on required shots and be prepared to clean up after your dog.