An EPIC rain or shine event featuring our dog loving community for a day in Drake Park.
Barks and Recreation combines hilarious dog contests, amazing brews from Silver Moon Brewing and Deschutes Brewery, Dump City Dumplings, El Sancho Tacos, and awesome booths (including a doggie kissing booth)!
To participate in the Barks and Recreation doggie contests, pooches must be pre-registered. Contest entries will be accepted up to 10 minutes prior to each individual contest. Here's a list of the contests: -Best Owner/ Dog Doppelgangers -Fugalicious (the So-Ugly-He's-Cute Competition) -K-9 Pie Eating Contest -Best Overall Trick -Longest Frisbee Catch Contest entry donation is $10 for a single contest, $5 for each additional contest. Contest winners receive a $100 cash prize as well as gift certificates and doggie themed items from local restaurants and businesses! Here is where you register: http://www.bendsnip.org/barks-and-recreation-doggie-contest-registration/
There's a limit of 12 dogs per contest, so hurry and register today!
This is an on-leash event (except when your furry friends are competing).