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Barktoberfest - Fall Festival and Pet Expo

Saturday October 2nd, 2021

10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Barktoberfest will feature craft and pet supply vendors, rescue groups, a pet costume parade, and more! We hope you will be able to join us for this fun new festival celebrating our beloved furry friends. Pets on a leash are welcome to attend.

12:30 K9 Demo with Park Police

2:30 Pet Costume Parade - We will have prizes for the best the costumes!

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Pet Supplies and Services:



The Friends of Island Beach thanks our sponsors for the 2021 events. Please support local the local businesses who support the park and the community: