Events & Seminars

Bark Park Events: 2014

February 8th Community Flea Market
February 15th Valentine's Day Kissing Booth Photos
May 3rd
10AM - 4PM


Opening of the Red Barn Gallery
Open every Saturday and Sunday from 10 am – 4 pm., from the beginning of May until the end of October.  Items from local artisans available for sale. Classes, workshops, demonstrations by Arts4Everyone artists
May 10th


Tamarack Kennel Club Agility Fun Day
Local club gives dog owners who already participate or would like to try agility an opportunity to practice before the summer agility season begins.  Generally a small fee for this event.  Contact Wendy at 814-720-6049 for more information
May 24th


Dock Diving
Held at the only regulation outside dock diving platform in northwestern Pennsylvania.  Competitions for distance and height.  Small fee per splash. All skill levels welcome.  Generally starts at 10 am. Contact Sherry at  814-336-9442

June 7th

11AM to 2PM

Canine Carnival at the Bark Park
Activities include canine muttrimony, blessing of the animals, wedding party costume contest, wedding reception, vendors, entertainment, refreshments, therapy dog testing
8AM - 2PM Community Flea Market
Outdoor flea market featuring local crafters and vendors.  All vendors must provide tables and tents.  For table and general information contact Robin at 814-382-1233
June 21st
5PM - 8PM

Summer Solstice Dog Days
Doggie swimming, wading, dock diving, doggie water games, entertainment.  Come and enjoy a peaceful evening on the beautiful Bark Park campus
June 22nd
Dock Diving and Lure Coursing NEW
(See May 24th)
June 29th
Goods and Services Auction
Don't miss out on a wide variety of goods or services offered by community individuals and business who support the Bark Park. At 1:30 PM at the Bark Park Sherman Allen will kick off the bidding.
July 12th Scattergun Sporting Clays Benefit - CANCELLED
July 12th
Dock Diving
(See May 24th)

July 20th

Golf Scramble - CANCELLED
July 25-27
Friday - Sunday
9AM - 3PM Daily
Tamarack Kennel Club Agility Trials
Over 125 dogs and handlers competing in agility at various levels. Some vendors, refreshments available. Primitive camping sites on property

August 8-9
Friday - Saturday

Camp Wagga-Tail
Fun opportunity for you and your dog to experience a variety of performance events  including carting, dock diving, lure coursing, herding, etc.
August 10th
Dock Diving
(See May 24th)
September 13th
Dock Diving
(See May 24th)

September 20th
11AM - 2PM

Geert's Canine Cancer Walk and Fall Festival
Geert’s Canine Cancer Walk, with sponsored donations to Univ. of Pennsylvania Vet School. In addition the Fall festival, a fun time with games, photos, costumes, etc.
October 11th

2nd Annual Bark Park 5K Run/Walk
Benefits Bark Park programs and the local pet therapy group.  Trophies awarded for first three male and female 5K runners and walkers.  Chip timing by Runner’s High. Bandanna and prizes for canines participating in the 1-mile dash for dogs.  Free t-shirts for human participants
November 15th
9:00 AM
Pictures can be of the dog(s), kids with the dog, family and the dog, group pictures, etc.  Appointments will start at 9:00 am. The pictures will be taken at the Dog House at the Bark Park. The cost for a 4x6 photo is $8.00. We will attempt to take pictures until we find a print acceptable to the owners. The owner can then get additional copies of the original print made at their convenience.  For an appointment call the Dog House at 814-382-2267.
November 16th
1:30 PM

Goods & Services Auction
Help the Bark Park kick off what will become our annual Goods and Services Auction by offering a skill, providing a business service or  donating an item for bid at this exciting event. Lots of bargains, food and fun. Join auctioneer Sherman Allen on sunday, November 16th at 1;30 pm at the Station 2 fire Hall on Route 18 in Conneaut Lake.

Decemnber 6th/7th
9am to 3pm

11am to 2pm



A4E Holiday Market
A wonderful celebration of the works by the finest of our region’s Artisans. In time for all your Holiday Shopping! Featuring Local Artisans & Vendors: Jewelry, Hand woven Scarves, Shawls, Rugs, Ornaments, Photography, Paintings, Prayer Feathers, Pottery, Bark Park Gift Cards, Gift Baskets, Gifts for your K9 Companion, Tasty Treats, and MORE! Station 2 Fire Hall, 10833 State Highway Route 18, Conneaut Lake, PA. Sponsored by: ARTS FOR EVERYONE & the CONNEAUT LAKE BARK PARK. For more information, contact George Nowack at (814) 795-6888,or email at

MORE INFO…814-382-2267

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The mission of the Bark Park is to promote responsible pet ownership while providing an opportunity for dog owners to be better informed on issues surrounding the health and welfare of their dog. Each winter the Bark Park provides seminars covering a variety of topics ot interest to pet owners.

Our wintern seminars are held at the Dog House at 12704 Foust Road on the grounds of the Bark Park. Seminars include coffee,  doughnuts and other refreshments. Please check the cost, date and time information for each event. Pre-registration is requested. You may call Sue Anderson at (814)382-2478 or send her an email at