Monday, April 22, 2013

K-9 Karnival Planned to Raise FUNds for a Community Dog Park

The K-9 Karnival – A Dog Day in the Park Event to raise awareness and funds for the development of an off-leash dog park in Bellevue. 


The Village of Bellevue Leisure Services Department in partnership with Oak View Veterinary Hospital of Bellevue is leading a fundraising drive to have a public dog park in the village of Bellevue.  The group has planned the K-9 Karnival, a fundraising event to raise awareness and funds to develop a site.

The event is planned for Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 9:30am to 12:30pm at Josten Park (2280 Town Hall Road).  A variety of games and contests for dogs, children’s’ activities, raffles & silent auctions, dog costume contests, concessions, a bake sale and pet photos will be offered.

Admission into the event costs $5 per dog.  Participation in some of the activities will range from $1 to $10.  Organizers hope to raise approximately $2,000 from the event.

For more information, please go to:  http://www.villageofbellevue.org/public-services/leisure-services/recreation-programs/community-events/k-9-karnival-dog-park-fundraiser.html