Plymouth Barktoberfest 2015

It is with great regret that we inform you that Plymouth Barktoberfest & the Walk, Run, Wag Fun Race scheduled for Saturday, October 3rd has been canceled due to the expected inclement weather. The safety of all is most important and due to the threatening weather conditions and high winds expected to happen throughout the weekend this year’s event must be canceled. We are unable to reschedule to another weekend due prior scheduled events. We are very sorry to cause any disappointment.


The 2015 Barktober-Fest will be held on Saturday, October 3rd  from 9am-4p.m. on Plymouth’s beautiful Waterfront at Nelson Park.  

This dog friendly   event puts a “wow” in “bow wow” with fun activities all day long. Barktoberfest will feature pet-friendly vendors, pet contests, Blessing of the Animals, Costume Contest, Plymouth Police K9 Demonstrations and activities for both the 2 & 4 legged children in your family.

Fetch your sneakers and Bring Rover down for our 1st Annual Run, Walk, Wag fun race! Join your fellow dog lovers for a 2-mile jaunt along the Rail Trail starting at Nelson Park.

Entry fee of $15 & includes a bandana for your pooch. The race is a non-competitive fun run for participants of all ages.

11:00a – 4:00p (all day)
Live Entertainment
Glamfur Shots-Dog/Owner Photo Booth
Crafters, Vendors and Food
Rabies Clinic-$10 per animal*
*Please note: If owners would like a 3 year rabies certificate they MUST bring proof of prior rabies vaccination. A rabies tag is NOT proof. Thank you!!

11:00p- 2:30p
Owner/Dog Look-A-Like Contest
Cutest Pooch/Canine Contest
Loudest Bark Competition
Fastest Tail-Wag Face-Off

Plymouth Police K9

Blessing of the Animals

Adoption Parade with Friends of the Plymouth Pound

Costume Contest
Entertainment Schedule
11:00a – 11:45a – Jay Psaros

12:00p- 12:45p – Eva Walsh

1:00p – 1:45p – Brian Sances

2:00p- 2:45p – Carlin Tripp

3:00p – 3:45p – Ben Carter