Barktoberfest 2020 has been cancelled. Don’t worry, we are already looking forward to 2021!
SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, October 9th, 2021 from 11:00am-3:00pm at Grange Park (rain date 10/10/21)!
Barktoberfest is a wonderful event due to our awesome Vendors, generous Sponsors, and amazing attendees with their creative costumes! See details below.
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, UMT 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 pet-friendly vendors, and enter to win prizes in the Pet Parade! Thank you to our wonderful Vendors, Sponsors, volunteers, and Pet Costume participants!
GENERAL EVENT DETAILS! (scroll down for pictures, Vendors and Sponsors from previous years)
– DJ playing family-friendly music
– 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
1:10pm- Prize winners announced after Demos are finished
3:00pm- Event ends
BE A VENDOR OR A SPONSOR! See instructions below.
BE A VENDOR! Event Cancelled for 2020. See you 10/9/21!
Promote and your products and services to hundreds of pet lovers at this very well attended event! Our Vendor Fee is ONLY $20 and 501c3 Rescues are Free! Register ONLINE by using our NEW Recreation Portal, or print the Registration Form and mail it in with your payment. (registration available closer to the event).
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! Chose from 4 Sponsorship levels (listed on registration form when available. (registration available closer to the event).
NEW- ONLINE REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:
Vendors and Sponsors can go to our NEW Recreation Portal, create an account, and submit the registration form for Barktoberfest. Payments must still be made in cash or check only. Payments can be mailed with your confirmation email after submitting your form.
THANK YOU 2019 SPONSORS!
DONATION OF GOODS, SERVICES & PRIZES:
THANK YOU PREVIOUS VENDORS:
Alice’s Natural Nibbles
Anything with a Tail Dog Walking & Pet Sitting Services LLC.
Barkleys Bakery LLC
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach
Boy Scouts Pack 72
Caroline’s Creative Stichery
Charwills German Shephard Rescue
Cindy Lou Dog Scarves
Crafts to Love
Dapper Dog Designs
DJ JJ Sands (substitute- EMAIL)
Eastern PA Magna Wave PEMF Therepy
Express Lawn Car
Flowers of Steele
Fur N Feathers of NJ. & PA
Girl Scout Troop 6006
Harnessed to Hope Northern Breed Rescue
Kindred Spirits Animal Rescue & Sanctuary
Lehigh Valley K9 Off Leash Training
Lehigh Valley Vet Dermatology
Lehigh Vallley Pitbull Awareness Club
Macungie Animal Hospital
Mary Kay Cosmetics
Mrs. Nanny Paws
Neverland K-9 Institute
New Spirit 4 Aussie Rescue
North by South 95 Designs LLC.
Polish Water Ice (Lehigh Valley)
Renewal by Andersen of NEPA
“Say Treats” Pet Photography
Sylvester’s Legacy of Pitbull Awareness
The Mill in Germansville, Inc.
The Sanctuary at Haafsville
Thirty One Gifts
Three Dogs Designs
V & C Food Services
Valley Central Veterinary Referral & Emergency
West Valley Animal Hospital
Willow Street Pictures
2019 PRIZE WINNERS:
Best Pet & Owner Costume:
1st Place Costume:
2nd Place Costume:
3rd Place Costume:
2018 COSTUME PRIZE WINNERS!
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
PAST 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