Shop, Drink & Play with your dog at Bark on Biddle in Downtown Wyandotte on Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22, 2019. This two-day dog festival will provide hours of entertainment for families and their dog!
The event be held in the parking lot on the riverfront (just off Oak Street, east of Biddle Ave.) and a grass section of Bishop Park. Shade tents, umbrellas and swimming pools will give the dogs a break from the sun.
Dogs can compete in the ULTIMATE AIR DOGS dock jumping competition and put their chase instincts to the test in the Lucky Dogs Lure Course. Pre-registration is recommended, not required, for the Ultimate Air Dog competition. More registration at www.UltimateAirDogs.com.
There will be a variety of pet related vendors, doggy fashions, homemade dog treats, unique dog toys and dishes and samples of dog food and treats.
It’s not every day you can enjoy an ice-cold brew and listen to live music with your dog! Starting at 6p.m. each night, there will be live music in the Tito’s Handmade Vodka “Bark Garden”. For every The bar will be open each day during event hours and will featured Bud Light, craft beers, Tito's Handmade Vodka and Jim Beam cocktails. Food trucks will also be on-site serving up delicious dishes.
There is a $5 admission into the event (children 12 and under are free) with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Detroit Dog Rescue.
All well-behaved dogs are welcome to attend the event, but must be on a 6’ leash. Please, no retractable leashes. If any dogs shows signs of aggression, they will be asked to leave. Please remember to pick up after your pet. There will be dog drinking stations around the venue. No outside coolers or chairs will be permitted.
Don’t miss all this K9 action!
EVENT HOURSEVENT HOURS
Friday 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
ULTIMATE AIR DOGS
Your dog doesn’t have to be a Pro Jumper to get in on this fun sporting event. From the smallest jumper to the biggest high flyer, all dogs are encourage to participate as long as they can swim. Try outs are in between competitions. *fee
Splash 1 – 3:00 p.m.
Splash 2 –5:00 p.m.
Splash 3 – 7:00 p.m.
Splash 4 – 11:00 a.m.
Splash 5 – 1:00 p.m.
Catch-It– 3:00 p.m.
Finals– 5:00 p.m.
DISC DOGS OF MICHIGAN
Come watch an entourage of incredibly talented high flying canines at the Disc Dogs of Michigan show
3DK9 DETECTION SHOWS
Watch a team of highly trained canines and their handlers demonstrate how K9's are used for security and detection.
Dogs participate in one of many contests throughout the weekend to win great prizes! To register, sign up at the side of the stage at least 30 minutes prior to the contest.
4:30 p.m. – Best Trick Contests
5:00 p.m. – Furminator (Biggest Hairball Competition)
5:30 p.m. – Costume Contest
7:30 p.m. – Wiener Dog Race
7:45 p.m. – Pug Run
1:00 p.m. – Costume Contest
2:00 p.m. – Chihuahua Race
4:00 p.m. – Furminator (Biggest Hairball Competition)
4:30 p.m. – Best Kisser
4:45 p.m. – Best Trick Contests
Many dogs love the thrill of the chase! Lucky Dogs Lure Coursing will be on-site all weekend. The object to the game is to catch the lure! Bring your pup to join in on the fun. No pre-registration required. Walk up and run! Open during event hours. *fee
100.3 WNIC will be on site Friday & Saturday from 3p.m. - 6p.m.
94.7 WCSX's morning show Big Jim's House on WCSX will also be on Saturday from 1-3p.m.
FOX 2 Detroit will be on site Friday morning, bring your pup dressed in costume at 7:30 a.m. to get on camera.
*** All times for all events are subject to change.