THANK YOU! to our wonderful Vendors, Sponsors, volunteers, and awesome Pet Costume participants! On Sunday 10/14/18 we had almost 50 dogs participate in our Pet Parade Contest and approximately 100 people and pets walk in our Pet Parade and! Check out the 2018 Costume Parade Winners below, and scroll down to see our Sponsors and participating Vendors!
2018 COSTUME PRIZE WINNERS!
ABOUT BARKTOBERFEST: The MOST Halloween FUN you and your pet will have! See pets and owners in their best Halloween Costumes, vendors, music, and great food! it’s impossible not to have a great time! Each year, Upper Macungie Township celebrates Halloween with our favorite furry friends, vendors, demonstrations, food and music! At this FREE event, pets and owners can dress up in Halloween Costumes, check out a lot of pet-friendly vendors, and strut their stuff in the Pet Parade to compete for prizes!
GENERAL EVENT DETAILS! Scroll down to see pictures, and participating Vendors and Sponsors from previous Barktoberfests!
– Demos by area dog trainers and our own UMT K9 Unit!
– Fun activities and Giveaways by vendors!
– Pet Parade and Costume Contest with great prizes! ($100 first place, $50 second place, – $25 third place and $50 best owner & pet costume)
APPROXIMATE EVENT TIMELINE:
11:00am- event starts
11:00am-12:00pm- Pet Parade Registration at Recreation/Welcome Table
12:10pm- Pet Parade line up, Pet Parade immediately follows. Pet Parade goes around the park to all of the vendors. Ends at the Demonstration area
12:30pm- Demonstrations: Passion for Paws, then UMPTD K9 Unit
1:10pm- Prize winners announced after Demos are finished
3:00pm- Event ends
BE A VENDOR OR A SPONSOR!
BE A VENDOR! Promote and your products and services to hundreds of pet lovers at this very well attended event! Our Vendor Fee is ONLY $20! Ask about 501(c)(3) participation or donation. Click here for the Vendor Registration Form.
BE A SPONSOR! Promote your business while enriching your community with a TAX DEDUCTIBLE donation! This is a free annual event that is fun for the whole family. Barktoberfest is very well attended, and is a great opportunity to get your logo viewed by hundreds of local people! Click here for more information on how to become a TAX DEDUCTIBLE SPONSOR.
THANK YOU 2018 BARKTOBERFEST SPONSORS!
DONATION OF GOODS: Beautiful Decorations and Displays Courtesy of Segan’s Bloomin’ Haus, Weis Markets, and Giant Food Stores
FHL CHIROPRACTIC- https://www.fhlchiropractic.com/
PREVIOUS BARKTOBERFEST SPONSORS!
Platinum Sponsor- Keystone Consulting Engineers
Silver Sponsors: Embassy Bank, Emmaus Animal Hospital, Howard Kulp Architects PC, Rinehart Family Eyecare PC
Donation of Goods: Grim’s Orchard & Family Farms, Deer Park Water
PREVIOUS BARKTOBERFEST PRIZE WINNERS!
GENEROUS SPONSORS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS:
The Hartford- Event Sponsor
Deiter Bros.- Platinum Sponsor
Abbey Glen Memorial
The Frederick Group
Rinehart Family Eye Care
Stichin Witch Embroidery
West Valley Animal Hospital
Grim’s Orchard & Family Farm- all decorative plants, hay, and pumpkins
Deer Park Water- water for the watering stations
Kunsville Car Wash
Spay & Save
PREVIOUS BARKTOBERFEST PHOTOS: