Newbarket is a one of a kind festival for dogs in Newmarket held on September 7 and 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lions Park (424 D'arcy Street). This family friendly dog event sponsored by Global Pet Foods and the North Newmarket Lions Club includes activities such as the annual pooch plunge, vendors for everything dog related and shows from Ultimate Air Dogs of Canada and High Flying Canines!
Dock Diving Show Times
Saturday Show Times: 9 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Sunday Show Times: 9 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and Finals at 4 p.m.
High Flying Canine Show Times
Saturday trials run from 9 am to 6 pm
Sunday demos at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm.
Dogs looking to beat the heat and go for a swim can participate in the Annual Pooch Plunge at the outdoor Gorman Pool (424 D'arcy Street). Admission for the Pooch Plunge is $5.00 per dog. Pool will be open for dogs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Only dogs will be permitted in the pool. Friendly dogs only please.
Be sure to check out our 'NEW' kids zone with year with activities just for kids!
Visit Groomingdales for $5.00 nail trimming, $5.00 ear cleaning or $8.00 for both services performed right on site!
Off Leash Area
Don't forget to visit our fenced in off leash area to let our pooches to run free!
Parking and Closures
Please note that limited parking is available on site. Church St. will be closed from Eagle St. to D'Arcy St. from Friday Sept. 6th 4 p.m. to Sunday Sept 8th 6 pm to accomodate the event.
2013 Participating Vendors
|Doggy XO Daycare|
|Georgina Adoption Centre||What the Dog Nose|
|York Regional Police||Mary's Big Sheep|
Newbarket 2013 Vendors Needed!
Newbarket 2013 is still looking for dog-related vendors to participate in this year's festivities. To sign-up, fill out a Newbarket Vendor Application and email it to Stephanie Dyriw at firstname.lastname@example.org.